Sample Clinic Block Schedule

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Morning
(8-12am)
Continuity
Clinic
Elective
Clinic
Minor
Surgery
Clinic
Seminars Procedures
Clinic
Lunch
12-1pm
Noon
Conference
Noon
Conference
Noon
Conference
Intern
report
Noon
Conference
Afternoon
1-5pm
Elective
Clinic
Continuity
Clinic
Continuity
Clinic
Virtual
Clinic
Admin

 

  • Residents generally spend 4-5 half days per week in their continuity clinic, in various formats:
    • Continuity Clinic: Consists of same day and previously scheduled visits with resident’s primary care patient panel.
    • Evening Clinic: As a PGY2/PGY3, evening clinics will be held on Wednesdays. During a clinic block, consecutive weeks of evening clinic will result in the Friday off at the end of the block.
    • Virtual Clinic: Consists of 1 or more in person patient visits, 1 or more patient telephone calls and dedicated time to address on pertinent clinic issues (example: follow-up on patient labs, refill medications, communicate with consultants, reply to patients via secure messaging.
    • Primary Care Seminars: A series of discussions using difficult cases to explore the management of asymptomatic and symptomatic disease, substance abuse, and somatic disease in a resident-run pro versus con format. Occurs during the PGY1 clinic block.
    • Curriculum of Inquiry Seminars: A series of seminars identifying aspects of care we would like to change, and then building the skills to develop a project, negotiate solutions with staff, search and critically review the literature, and collect and analyze data to improve care. Occurs during the PGY2 clinic block.
  • Available elective clinics include:
  • Ambulatory Radiology
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrine
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Geriatric
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Infectious Disease and HIV
  • Nephrology
  • Podiatry
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonary
  • Rehabilitation
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Ambulatory Procedure Clinic Electives Include:
  • Ambulatory Procedure and
    Women's Health Simulations
  • Ambulatory Procedures
  • Senior Ambulatory Procedures
  • Cardiac Testing/Treadmills
  • Minor Surgery
  • Endoscopy