How To Apply

Applications for 2018 to be accepted beginning in September 2017.

 

Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

Resident candidates who will be viewed most favorably during the application process will have a well-rounded profile that includes a strong interest in ambulatory primary care and excellent board scores. They should also support Kaiser Permanente’s mission to provide quality care and comprehensive medical services in an accessible, cost-effective manner. We also look for certain core professional and personal values in resident candidates that we know enhance individual and collective practice, including:

  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Compassionate caring
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Collegiality
  • Respectfulness
  • Innovative problem-solving skills
  • Efficient use of time and resources
  • Exhibits a professional appearance
  • Embraces and accepts cultural diversity
  • Responsiveness to constructive criticism
  • Quality with consistent standards
  • A shared sense of responsibility
  • An appreciation of the balance between a satisfying career and fulfilling personal life


Applications are accepted through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service), sponsored by the Association of American Medical Colleges. After you have created your online application on ERAS, you will need to register for the match at NRMP (National Resident Matching Program) and look for the individual program(s) with which you would like to match.

Applicants are required to submit:

  • ERAS Application
  • Personal statement/biography
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Medical school transcript
  • Dean’s letter
  • Letters of reference from three faculty members (clinical years)
  • USMLE/ COMLEX scores

Application Deadline:  January 1, 2018
Interview Timeframe*:  October – January
Positions Available:  5
Next positions available:  June 2018
*Interview slots may also be filled prior to application deadline therefore early submission is recommended.

Useful Links


Kaiser Permanente Mapunapuna Medical Office
2828 Paa Street
Residency Program Office Room 3D04
Honolulu, HI 96819
KPHIResidency@kp.org