Office of Graduate Medical Education



House Staff Pager Information

  • The GME office provides complimentary pager batteries.
  • If you forget your pager at home, GME can lend you a pager for the day.  Just stop by the GME Office in 201 Light Hall between 8am and 4:30pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Communicate pager malfunctions to the Satellink Office in D-2103 Medical Center North (615-322-6477). Hours are 8am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday.
  • If you are having a problem that cannot be solved by the Satellink Office, communicate this to your program coordinator.  She/He will know what to do.
  • You will be charged half of the cost of a replacement pager should you lose you pager.
  • Residents, when you check out of your residency program, return your pager to your program coordinator.  As of January 10, 2014, you will not be able to keep the same pager if you are continuing at Vanderbilt in another program or as faculty.


Program Coordinators, please refer to the Program Coordinator Manual for pager assignment and acquisition information.

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