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TEMPORARY VISITATION POLICY CHANGE:

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience for the Internal Medicine Residency Program.

  • State of the art technology in all specialties
  • Multidisciplinary Neuro / Surgical / Medical ICU
  • Full Inpatient & Outpatient EMR
  • Exposure to a wide spectrum of disease processes
  • Fellowships at sister hospital:
    • Cardiology
    • Nephrology
    • Pulmonary and Critical Care
  • Electives available in all sub-specialties
  • Elective at sister hospitals in system available
  • Outside electives available

Clinical Experience: Ambulatory Environment

There are one-month, ambulatory “block” rotations for interns, Junior Assistant Residents (PGY 2s), and Senior Assistant Residents (PGY 3s). Assignments during the block rotations include outpatient gynecology, hypertension, endocrinology, ophthalmology, dermatology, neurology, gastroenterology, cardiology, nephrology, pulmonology, hematology/oncology, psychiatry, hospice, geriatrics, and others.

  • Continuity Clinic twice-a-week
  • Residents assigned primary care panel
  • Emphasis on resident ownership of patients
  • Full EMR
  • Patient Centered Medical Home
  • Ambulatory care rotations in each year of residency with a choice of various specialties

Patient Centered Medical Home

  • Level 3 NCQA recognized PCMH: Highest level achievable
  • Focus on practice based learning, performance & quality improvement
  • QI projects from our IMFP have been presented at National Meetings (ACP, AAMC, ACGME)