Welcome, and thank you for your interest in Boston Medical Center!

Boston Medical Center is proud to offer house staff outside of Boston Medical Center the opportunity to rotate through our hospital, in one of our superb training programs. Below is a link to the electronic application. The password for the electronic application will be given to you by the BMC Program Administrator of the program you wish to rotate to. This application should be submitted 90 days prior to your expected start date.

Medical Student Electives

All students must contact the Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine Registrar for information regarding student electives.

Interns, Residents, and Fellows are not allowed to come as Observers, regardless of what country you are currently practicing in.

  • Rotator Application Form (Google Form)
    • The password for this form will be given to you by the BMC Program Administrator of the program you would like to rotate to.
    • Rotator applications are processed based on the quarter that the rotation start date is in. 
  • Rotator Policy (PDF)

Requirements for All Rotators

All rotators are required by the Massachusetts Medical Board to have a valid Massachusetts Medical License. If you do not have a Massachusetts License, you must apply for one on our website. The application can be found here. Download the appropriate application and send all forms directly to the BMC Program Administrator you are working with to set up the rotation. Please note: license applications can take up to 8 weeks for Board approval once submitted, and will cost you $100.00.

Boston Medical Center requires all rotators to submit the following:

  • A Completed Application Form (Google Form)
  • Program Director Reference Letter
  • BMC Program Letter of Agreement
  • CORI Verification from Home Institution
  • Valid MA Medical License
    • Limited License Certificate
    • Full License Wallet Card, Full License Application, Federal DEA and State Controlled Substance Certification
  • Malpractice Facesheet [minimum of $1 million/$3 million]
  • Occupational Health (Working Well) Clearance - Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination (full series, including booster) is Required
  • Current CV
  • Signed IS Usage Agreement
  • Workday Learning Courses
  • If applicable, ECFMG Certificate and U.S. Work Authorization
    • Note: Boston Medical Center is not authorized to sponsor a visa or U.S. Work Authorization for rotators.

Once you have completed the initial application form you will be given access to New Innovations by the BMC Program Administrator you are working with. A rotator checklist (with detailed instructions) will be assigned to you where you can enter and upload all of the required information. If you have any questions or concerns about your application, please contact the program directly.