Internal Medicine

Schedules

Categorical 4+1 Schedule

The following is an example.

X-Block PGY-1 PGY-2 PGY-3
1 Wards Wards Wards (RMH/VA)
2 Wards Wards CCU
3 Wards Wards (VA) MICU
4 Wards MICU Day Float
5 Wards (VA) CCU Night Float or Wards
6 Cards Wards Night Float or Wards Elective (Hem/Onc)
7 MICU ED Elective (Rheum)
8 Night Float Elective (ID) Elective
9 Elective (GI, assigned) Elective Elective
10 Elective (Neph) Elective Elective

The following is an example.  Note, clinic times will be different for everybody.

Y-Block/Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Continuity Clinic Continuity Clinic Continuity Clinic Continuity Clinic Continuity Clinic
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Ambulatory Lectures Ambulatory Lectures Ambulatory Lectures Ambulatory Lectures No Lecture
1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

PGY-1: Assigned Ambulatory Clinic to fulfill ACGME Requirements 

PGY-2 & PGY-3: Will have Elective Rotations

PGY-1: Assigned Ambulatory Clinic to fulfill ACGME Requirements 

PGY-2 & PGY-3: Will have Elective Rotations

Administrative Time, QI Projects, MKSAP Study, Preparation of lectures, etc. Administrative Time, QI Projects, MKSAP Study, Preparation of lectures, etc. Academic Half Day -
Mandatory for ALL

 

Preliminary Schedule

Stays on the regular every 4 weeks rotation cycle; No Y-week
Away Elective, Research Block or 'Other' (needs special PD permission)
 

Blocks of 4 weeks Preliminary
1 Wards
2 Wards
3 Wards
4 Wards
5 Wards (VA)
6 Cards Wards
7 MICU
8 Night Float
9 Elective
10 Elective
11 Elective
12 Elective
13 Elective

 

Electives

Electives - 4 weeks or shorter Electives - 2 or 3 weeks
Ambulatory with Dr. Austin or Dr. Schleupner Allergy and Immunology
Cardiology (Cards Wards or Cards Consults) Anesthesia at VA
Dermatology ECHO/EP Studies
Emergency Medicine ECG
Gastroenterology* ENT/Otolaryngology
Geriatrics Endocrine
Hematology/Oncology* Ophthalmology
Hospitalist Orthopedics
Infectious Disease* Psychiatry
Nephrology* PM&R
Neurology at VA Radiology at VA
Orthopedics Clinic / Pain Clinic Wound Care (IP or OP)
Rheumatology*  
Rural Medicine  
*Assigned 4 weeks electives  

The assigned clinics for PGY-1 residents are each week one or two 1/2 day sessions of:

1.  Bradley Free Clinic (OB-GYN) Friday AM for 1/2 day
     Adolescence Medicine for one 1/2 day
2.  Ambulatory session with Dr. Austin for each 1/2 day
     Ambulatory session with Dr. Schleupner for each 1/2 day
3.  Allergy and Immunology for 1 week one 1/2 day sessions
     Endocrinology for 1 week one 1/2 day sessions
4.  Neurology for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions
5.  Dermatology for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions
6.  ENT/Otolaryngology for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions
7.  Psychiatry for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions
8.  Ophthalmology for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions
9.  Orthopedics for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions
10. Wound Care for 1 week two 1/2 day sessions