Hudson, Florida (August 15, 2016) – Regional Medical Center Bayonet’s Graduate Medical Education Program recently honored their first Faculty Physician of the Year and Resident of the Year. The program’s first Faculty Physician of the Year is Joseph Sennabaum, MD. It’s first Resident of the Year is James Sheppard, DO. The two awards were announced at the hospital’s first commencement ceremony.
The Resident of the Year is nominated by residents. Residents and members of the Graduate Medical Education staff have the opportunity to vote. Criteria as follows:
The resident who was helpful to others throughout the year and went the extra mile to assist.
- The resident who provided a positive role model for other residents.
- Most demonstrated leadership
- Most demonstrated a sense of being a team player
- Punctual with entering duty hours, completing rotation evaluations, etc.
The Faculty Physician of the Year is nominated and voted on strictly by the residents. Criteria are as follows:
- The faculty physician who the residents regarded as most helpful to him throughout the year and went that extra mile
- The physician who residents felt most provided a positive role model for them
- The faculty member who residents felt most supported and guided them beyond the “normal”
Photo #2: Dr. Pino, Dr. Sheppard and Dr. Strobbe
About Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point’s Graduate Medical Education Program
The Graduate Medical Education Program in Internal Medicine is under the direction of Michael Strobbe, DO. The residents train at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point on general medicine teams and specialty services including the emergency room. RMCBP is approved by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) for internal medicine residency program.
According to the Florida Department of Health there is a critical state-wide need for physicians. The expansion of the Graduate Medical Education Program such as Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point’s can help to alleviate the shortage. This program benefits the local community. Studies show that many physicians practice where they have completed their residency.
About Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
Regional Medical Center Bayonet has been serving the community since 1981. We are a 290-bed acute care hospital located in Hudson, FL and home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is located at 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, FL. 34667. For additional information on Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point visit www.rmchealth.com or www.heartoftampa.com or visit us on Facebook.