FAQs

What is the application deadline?
The deadline for the 2018-2019 administrative residency is October 2, 2017.

What positions are being hired for the 2018 program year?
UF Health Shands Hospital is hiring up to three (3) administrative residents.

How long is the residency?
The UF Health Shands Hospital administrative residency is a one year commitment.

Who is the preceptor for the program?
The preceptor of the program is Ed Jimenez, CEO. Residents and fellows have ample opportunity to interact and work with all of the executive team. Read Ed Jimenez’s bio here.

What level of salary and benefits are offered to the residents?
Residents are compensated at a competitive rate for their time at UF Health Shands Hospital. The same benefits offered to full time salaried employees of UF Health are available to residents.

Are international visas sponsored for the UF Health Shands Hospital residency and fellow programs?
UF Health Shands Hospital does not sponsor international visas for the residency and fellow programs.

Am I still eligible to apply even if I have not completed my graduate degree?
Applicants who are required to complete a residency/fellowship in order to graduate are still eligible to apply as long as all coursework has been completed. Note that applicants applying to the fellowship program must complete the two year commitment even if their graduate program only requires one year.

Are MBAs and MPHs eligible to apply to the residency or fellowship program?
Eligible applicants are graduates of a CAHME accredited MHA, MBA, or MPH program.

To whom should I address my letters of recommendation and cover letter?
All letters can be addressed to Ed Jimenez, CEO.

Do residents typically stay within the UF Health Shands Hospital family after their residency is over?
See where past residents are now.