Call & Rotation Schedule

Call & Rotation Schedule

Call & Night Float Requirements

RotationsCalls
University Hospital: ICU & Cardiology
  • Residents: 24 hour call every 4 days
  • Interns: 24 hour call every 4 days
University & VA WardsEvery 4th day call with night float coverage during the week, 24 hour call on Friday or Saturday
VA: ICU & CardiologyEvery 4th night call, with night float residents completing night calls after interns leave at 8 p.m.
ElectivesNo call, unless assigned to weekend coverage
Night FloatProvides coverage 7 p.m - 7 a.m. for ward and ICU/cardiology teams Sunday-Thursday

**University Hospital ward teams receive additional support from nurse clinicians and a non-teaching hospitalist service.


Typical Schedule (number of months/years per service)

RotationsPGY1PGY2PGY3PRELIM
General Medicine Wards3224
Cardiology1111 - 2
MICU1111
Nephrology Wards (private hospitals)1
GI/Hepatology Wards (private hospitals)1
Ambulatory Rotation122
Night Float11
Night Float (floor/ICU)11
Geriatrics1
ER1
Palliative Care.5
Oncology/Hematology.5.5
Neurology.5
Elective1233
Vacation1111