Interactive Program Information


Interactive Program Booklet

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Contact Us

To find out more about our program, please contact Patricia Carey, our Program Coordinator, at (727) 819-2966.



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How to apply

  • ERAS: 9991100238
  • NRMP: 2137999P0 (Transitional Year applicants)
  • NRMP: 2137999P1 (Transitional Year / Ophthalmology applicants)

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Mission Statement

The Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point Transitional Year Residency Program’s mission is to develop the next generation of physicians and physician leaders. As a part of HCA Healthcare, we are driven by a single mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.

This program is designed to offer residents a rewarding, educational environment where residents are provided individualized learning opportunities by faculty and staff who support and sustain one another throughout quality care delivery. Our faculty are committed to ensuring the residents' clinical experience and educational needs are fulfilled while expanding residents’ perspectives to be inclusive of cultures, values, and ideals.

Program Overview

Welcome to the Transitional Year Residency Program at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point. Our program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and is affiliated with USF Morsani College of Medicine.

The program is under the direction of Joseph Pino, MD, MBA, and serves as the link between predoctoral and postdoctoral clinical training and provides a year of maturation and transition from application of predoctoral knowledge to clinical decision making and skills.

Residents will gain exposure to core disciplines including internal medicine, general surgery, and emergency medicine, as well as specialty-specific services such as neurology, ophthalmology, radiology and anesthesia to suit their individual educational requirements.

Get to Know the Team

Joseph Pino, MD, MBA Program Director


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Salary Information

2021-2022

Year Salary On-Call Meals Total
PGY1 $54,267 $950 $55,217