MPA places medical students for clerkships in hospitals with ACGME accredited residencies across the United States to provide them exceptional hands on clinical clerkships. Through our support, your students will have the experience and resources to match into residency and become practicing physicians.
Medical Placement Association is proud to have the ability to place medical students and throughout the country. We are continually expanding our avaiable placements.
In addition to the resources and opportunities we provide your students, MPA prioritizes supporting Medical School staff to alleviate stress and administrative burdens. We help your university shine through our unique approach to being your clinical clerkship partner.
MPA has a straightforward approach to supporting universities secure US Clinical Clerkships. We have experience placing students and expertise in managing transparent lasting relationships with our parters.
Sign a non-binding agreement with MPA. There is no fee for affiliation. This agreement allows MPA to represent your Medical School to and provide introductions to our network of Hospital Systems and Clinics.
During the affiliation process, our team gets to know your school and becomes experts on your school’s specific needs, such as rotation schedules, curriculum, learning objectives, hospital affiliations and adjunct professorships. At this time, compensation, including whether to be paid by the University or the Student, will be firmly established.
We understand there many options for Clinical Clerkships. There is never a threshold of students that have to be placed in our program. We are confident your students have a great experience - and their word of mouth speaks for itself.
Some Medical Schools require a direct affiliation with hospital system(s) or providers. MPA can facilitate this for your school. MPA works with a variety of hospitals and clinics including hospitals with ACGME accredited residencies. There is no fee for our assistance in direct affiliation.
We can work directly with your students or your Clinical Coordinator to onboard students and place them in their Clinical Clerkships. MPA collects and processes all required documents for hospital and clinic credentialing. We place the students with exceptional providers that use your curriculum and learning objectives. Students are provided an onsite Orientation, badge and any other requisite credentials.
If necessary, MPA can also be enlisted to assist with visas, immunizations, background checks, malpractice insurance coverage, health insurance, or any other requirement.
We facilitate and support all ongoing communication with hospital systems and clinics. MPA will save your staff time and energy through the organization of site visits as well as introductions to key hospital staff and attending physicians. If required, MPA will assist in the mediation of any issue or complaint by the Medical School or involving a Student.
We seamlessly provide completed evaluations for each Clinical Clerkship rotation in a timely manner. Evaluations are completed by Attending Physicians, and when necessary also signed by the Director of Graduate Education or equivalent position. Evaluations can be transmitted however is most confident for you, including hard-copy, facsimile, digital or otherwise. MPA keeps all evaluations for as long as necessary to ensure proper licensing for all students.