WellSpan York Hospital has a superb emergency medicine department which handles about 85,000 visits per year, one of the busiest in the state. The department is well-organized for teaching and offers casting and splinting clinics, grand rounds, suture clinic and several other very practical conferences.
The full-time emergency physician staff provides excellent experience and teaching for all housestaff rotating through the department. All G1 residents do one four-week block in the Emergency Department. Electives are available in the G2 and G3 year.