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Comparison between Primary Care and Categorical Schedules

AY 2014 - 2015 Proposed Schedule


The 4 week blocks of inpatient or outpatient rotations, electives for our tracks will include approximately the following rotations: (please note that every schedule will vary slightly and will differ from this schedule by a couple of weeks)  

Program
Year
PRIMARY CARE
CATEGORICAL AND PRELIMINARY
Duration
Rotation
Duration
Rotation
Year 1
13 rotations
3 rotations
 
 
Outpatient Electives:
DHMC Adult Urgent Care Clinic (AUCC) and/or
Geriatrics
2 rotations
 
 
VA Ambulatory Care/ Neurology
Subspecialty Electives
1 rotation
VA Outpatient Based
Medical Team (OBMT)
1 rotation
 VA OBMT
 
6 rotations
Ward/ICU
7 rotations
Ward/ICU
Clinic (3 rotations equivalent)
Each 4 week rotation followed by 1 week of continuity clinic
Including vacation time
Clinic (3 rotations equivalent)
Each 4 week rotation followed by 1 week of continuity clinic
Including vacation time
 
 
 
 
 
Year 2
13 rotations
4 rotations
Outpatient Electives:
Emphasis on Primary Care Rotations including Geriatrics Community Preceptorship
3 rotations
Outpatient Electives
 
1 rotation
Women’s Health/Neurology or ER
1 rotation
Neurology or ER
1 rotation
VA OBMT
1 rotation
Inpatient Elective
4 rotations
Ward/ICU
5 rotations
Ward/ICU
3 rotations equivalent
Continuity clinic/Vacation time
3 rotations equivalent
Continuity clinic/Vacation time
 
 
 
 
 
Year 3
13 rotations
4 rotations
 
Outpatient Electives:
Community Health Month
3 rotations
 
 
Outpatient Electives
Geriatrics
 
1 rotation
VA OBMT
1 rotation
VA OBMT
1 rotation
Women’s Health/Neurology or ER
 1 rotation
Neurology or ER
4 rotations
Ward/ICU
5 rotations
Ward/ICU
3 rotations equivalent
Continuity clinic/Vacation time
3 rotations equivalent
Continuity clinic/Vacation time


Items in bold are unique Primary Care required rotations

Proposed schedule subject to change