Orientation for New ResidentsOrientation will be held Thursday, June 18, 2015 in the Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium. Registration and a buffet breakfast will begin at 7:00 a.m. We will start promptly at 7:30 a.m. and run until approximately 4:00 p.m. Please make arrangements to stay the entire time.
Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium (MCSA) is located in the Spain Wallace building on the corner of
Parking for orientation (Updated 6/10/15):
Parking is provided in two specific lots: Lot 15N (1319 5th Avenue South) or Lot 15C (1200 6th Avenue South near the campus bookstore). (Click here to view map.) After parking in one of these lots, you will need to walk to a nearby remote lot to catch the “Blue” Blazer Express bus. Those two lots are highlighted on the attached map with a black sharpie.
· If you park in Lot 15N, you will catch the “Blue” Blazer Express bus in Remote Lot 3 (which has green stripes and is northwest of Lot 15N.) For details, please click here to view map.
· If you park in Lot 15C, you will catch the “Blue” Blazer Express bus in Remote Lot 2 which is blue on the map and is west of Lot 15C. For details, please click here to view map.
Exit the “Blue” Blazer Express bus at the Hillman Building on 20th Street South. Walk south on 20th Street South, and turn right (West) on 7th Avenue South. Walk one block to the Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium, which is at the corner of 19th Street and 7th Avenue South.
To keep your vehicle from being ticketed, it is important that you park it only in one of these two lots.
Instructions for Returning to your Car
In the afternoon, at the conclusion of GME’s orientation schedule, you may want to ride the “Silver” Blazer Express which, beginning at 2:30 PM, is scheduled to stop every 9 minutes on 18th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues. This Blazer stop is on the street beside the West Pavilion; we will be glad to show you where it is. We recommend that you exit the “Silver” Blazer Express bus at the UAB Campus Bookstore on 6th Avenue South and walk to your vehicle in either Lot 15N or Lot 15C.
Welcome Letter (mailed in packet)
Agenda for Orientation
Resident Checklist due by May 15, 2015
Map of Campus
Jefferson County Resident's Medical Alliance
UAB Resident Benefits Summary
Enrollment Form (will fill out at orientation)
Policies and Handbooks
UAB Medical Plans
Contact UAB Benefits
|Licensure/ACSC/DEA Acknowledgement Form
I-9 Form & Instructions
Impact Policy Acknowledgement Form
GME Policies and Procedures Acknowledgement Form
BCLS/ACLS Registration Form
RSVP for GME Orientation
OPR AL Medicaid Application - Only fill out if you have an AL license
Request for Fee Exemption - DEA Registration
|Application for Institutional Controlled Substance Permit
Background Check (all complete)
Background Check (non US medical grads and non US citizens complete in addition to the form above)
Infectious Disease Questionnaire
Parking Handbook and Map
UAB Faculty & Staff Learning System Requirements: You have to complete all of the education modules before June 19th or you will not be allowed to attend orientation and start your training program. https://www.healthstream.com/HLC/uabhs
Note: When you log into this system—please disregard the message that says “for UAB Medical West ONLY”. This site will recognize your user id and password that has been set up for you.
BCLS/ACLS classes for incoming residents will be held as follows:
BCLS, Monday, June 8, 2015. The class will be held in the Center for Patient Safety & Advanced Medical Simulation (Quarterback Tower, 3rd Floor).
ACLS, Tuesday, June 9, 2015. The Didactic portion will be held in the morning at 8:00am at Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium (corner of 19th Street and 7th Avenue South). Practice Simulations will be held in the afternoon in the Center for Patient Safety & Advanced Medical Simulation (Quarterback Tower, 3rd Floor).
ACLS Certification Exam, Wednesday, June 10, 2015 will be held in the Center for Patient Safety & Advanced Medical Simulation (Quarterback Tower, 3rd Floor).