- Completed Cook County Health & Hospital System - Certificate of Compliance annual review form /immunization form with lab results. (APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED WITHOUT THIS FORM WILL BE DENIED).
- Proof of an annual Quantiferon Gold OR Proof of a 2-step ppd.
What is a two step? - First test must be administered and then evaluated (read) 48-72 hours later, no earlier and no later. A minimum of 7 days after the administration of the first test, the second test can be administered. The second test is evaluated 48-72 hours later.
- Backgound Check
Applications submitted without the above information will be denied.
- Provide last 4 digits (patient file access will be denied without this information).
- Proof of annual Flu immunization.
Prior Approval - Some departments require prior approval before a student can be registered for and offered an elective position. Please submit your application in VSAS after you have been approved by the appropriate department representative.
OSTEOPATHIC STUDENTS - A limited number of electives may be available to osteopathic students on a pre-approval basis only. Please contact the appropriate individual below for more information and approval (INTERNAL MED., PEDIATRICS, OB/GYNE & PM&R ELECTIVES ONLY ARE OFFERED TO OSTEOPATHIC STUDENTS AT THIS TIME).
Internal Medicine - Richard Abrams - Richard_I_Abrams@rush.edu
Pediatrics - Wendy Shulman - Wendy_Shulman@rush.edu
Obstetrics/Gynecology - Janice Riddle - Janice_Riddle@rush.edu
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Barbara Cook - Barbara_Cook@rush.edu
Rotation dates MAY NOT DEVIATE (No exceptions) from the Rush Medical College calendar.