The Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Internal Medicine Residency Program sets you on the path to a fulfilling, successful career in medicine. Upon finishing your three years of training and experiencing the power of Permanente Medicine, you’ll be well-prepared to pass the ABIM Internal Medicine Board Certification Examination and start a career which leverages your comprehensive internal medicine training.
Every resident advances through a competency-based education and evaluation program that emphasizes primary care. Our curriculum focuses on ambulatory aspects of internal medicine, including all major subspecialties. Your mentors are highly regarded physicians of Hawaii Permanente Medical Group and others on our health care team, in partnership with Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Kaiser Foundation Hospitals.
Residents accepted into our program will learn and practice in an integrated care delivery system featuring a team-based work environment and a robust electronic health records platform. You will learn to provide high-quality, coordinated care that is centered around the best interests of our patients and their families, while collaborating with physicians, nurses, and ancillary team members.
For more than 50 years, Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has been helping its members lead happier and healthier lives. Our mission is to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists, and team of caregivers. Our expert medical teams are supported by industry-leading technology and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, care delivery, and chronic disease management.
The more than 600 physicians and providers in Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, the largest multi-specialty physician group practice in the state of Hawaii, are dedicated to care innovation, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health.
The Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Residency Program will train pioneering new internal medicine doctors who are interested in becoming part of the future of health care. While traditional programs focus on training in a hospital, our program aims to train doctors who are well-trained in ambulatory care settings as well.
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The islands of Hawaii are the most isolated population center on the planet and are home to numerous ethnicities in addition to the native Hawaiian population. Honolulu is the thriving, ethnically diverse capital, and there are nearly one million residents on the island of Oahu.
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii proudly serves 250,000+ members, on four islands, in our closed network. Our commitment to our community includes working to reduce care disparities across ethnicities and providing care to underserved populations on Oahu and the neighbor islands.
When it comes to the communities we serve, Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has a simple, yet vital mission: to improve the health of people where they live, work, and play. Our goal is to be the champion of health care in Hawaii for our members and our communities.
The Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Internal Medicine Residency Program gives you an opportunity to further your medical education in one of the most extraordinary places on Earth. Our program offers it all: competency-based training, mentoring from the best physicians, evidence-based medicine, the largest private electronic health record system in the world, and a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment with year-round weather that supports an active, healthy lifestyle.