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Program Coordinator

Teri Yaeger
101 W. 8th Ave.
Spokane, WA 99204
P (509) 474-3237
F (509) 474-5316

Resident Curriculum


R1 Rotations

How many?

Name of Rotation

# of Days/Wk

4

General House staff

6 days/wk

1

In-pt Cardiology

5 days/wk

1

Medical ICU

6 day/wk

1

Night Float-Medical ICU

5 nights/wk

1

In-pt Gastroenterology

5 days/wk

1

Emergency Medicine

20 shifts/rotation

1

Night Float

5 nights/wk

1

Ambulatory (continuity clinic)

5 days/wk

½ - 1

Out-pt Dermatology

5 days/wk

1 – 1 ½

Electives
(examples: out-pt neuro, ENT, Ophtho, GYN, Radiology, PM&R)

5 days/wk

On-going

Continuity Clinic

½ day/week

R2 Rotations

How many?

Name of Rotation

# of Days/Wk

1 ½

General House staff

6 days/wk

1

Hospitalist Consult Service

5 days/wk

1

Medical ICU

6 day/wk

1

Out-pt Cardiology

5 days/wk

1

In-pt Neurology

5 days/wk

½

In-pt Psychiatry Consult Service

5 days/wk

1

Night Float

5 nights/wk

1

Ambulatory (continuity clinic)

5 days/wk

½

Out-pt clinic with community internist

5 days/wk

1

Endocrinology

5 days/wk

1

Infectious Disease

5 days/wk

1

Geriatrics

5 days/wk

½

Systems of Medicine

5 days/wk

1 ½

Electives
(examples: out-pt neuro, ENT, Ophtho, GYN, Radiology, PM&R, Palliative Care)

5 days/wk

On-going

Continuity Clinic

1 day/wk

R3 Rotations

How many?

Name of Rotation

# of Days/Wk

2

General House staff

6 days/wk

1

DMC in-pt Pulm

6 days/wk

1

Medical ICU

6 day/wk

1

In-pt Cardiology

5 days/wk

1

Hospitalist Service

Shifts modeling hospitalist schedule

1

Night Float

5 nights/wk

1

Ambulatory (continuity clinic)

5 days/wk

1

Nephrology Consult

5 days/wk

1

Hematology/Oncology

5 days/wk

1

Out-pt Pulmonology

5 days/wk

1

Out-pt Rheumatology

5 days/wk

1

Electives
(examples: out-pt neuro, ENT, Ophtho, GYN, Radiology, PM&R, Palliative Care)

5 days/wk

On going

Continuity Clinic

1 day/wk

There are 13 four-week long rotations each year.  R1s start one week before seniors, so there is always contintuity of patient care on the services.

Days off are always on weekends, even for interns.