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Curriculum

Family Medicine Patient and Residents

From the time you enter the Mercy Family Medicine Residency Program, you will enjoy hands-on learning experiences as you work directly with the medical specialists who are on staff at Mercy.


Curriculum - Start July 1, 2014

There will be 13, four-week blocks

First-Year Rotations

  • 12 weeks Family Practice/Internal Medicine
  • 4 weeks OB
  • 4 weeks IP Surgery
  • 4 weeks ED
  • 8 weeks Peds IP
  • 4 weeks Peds OP
  • 2 weeks Newborn Nursery
  • 2 weeks Community medicine
  • 4 weeks Cardiology
  • 4 weeks ICU
  • 4 weeks Orientation

First-Year Clinic

One (1) half-day for six months, then two (2) half-days final six months


Second-Year Rotations

  • 4 weeks OB
  • 2 weeks Community medicine
  • 2 weeks Peds IP
  • 4 weeks Psych
  • 8 weeks FP/IM
  • 4 weeks Neurology
  • 4 weeks Gynecology
  • 4 weeks Peds ED
  • 4 weeks Gastroenterology
  • 2 weeks Billing and Coding
  • 4 weeks Family Medicine clinic
  • 10 weeks electives

Second-Year Clinic

Two (2) half-days for six months, then three (3) half-days final six months


Third-Year Rotations

  • 4 weeks Sports Medicine
  • 4 weeks Dermatology
  • 2 weeks Urology
  • 2 weeks Ophthalmology
  • 2 weeks ENT
  • 2 weeks Peds IP
  • 4 weeks FP/IM w/night float
  • 4 weeks FP/IM w/o night float
  • 4 weeks FM clinic
  • 4 weeks Surgery OP
  • 4 weeks Orthopedics
  • 2 weeks Practice management
  • 2 weeks Billing and Coding
  • 2 weeks Orientation supervisor
  • 10 weeks electives

Third-Year Clinic

Three (3) half-days for six months, then four (4) half-days final six months


Geriatrics

Nursing home rounds are held on a monthly basis.


Electives Available

  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Rheumatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Nephrology
  • OB
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