Rotations & Call Schedule

PGY-1 Schedule
  • Inpatient Wards (2-3 months)
  • Hematology-Oncology (1 month)
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit / Intermediate Care Nursery (2 months)
  • Newborn Nursery (1 month)
  • Emergency Medicine (1 week of nights and occasional afternoon shifts per clinic month)
  • Ambulatory Pediatrics (3-4 months)
  • Outpatient Developmental (1 month)
  • Pediatric Surgery (1 month)
  • Continuity Clinic (one half-day per week)

 

Night Call:

We use a night float system shared among the interns for the following rotations-

  • Wards
  • NICU/ICN
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine

 

Vacation: 1 one-week; 1 two-week, and Beach Week at end of year

PGY-2 Schedule
  • Hematology-Oncology (1 month)
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (1 month)
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (1 month)
  • Sedation (2 weeks in either 2nd or 3rd year)
  • Emergency Medicine Day Shifts (1 month)
  • Emergency Medicine Night Shifts (2 weeks)
  • Community Pediatrics (2 weeks)
  • Adolescent Medicine (1 month in Year 2 or 3)
  • Wards Night Float (2 weeks)
  • Electives (4-5 months)
  • Continuity Clinic (one half-day per week)

 

Night call:

  • Ward – 2 weeks night float; 1 month of days with 28-hour cal
  • NICU: 1 week of nights
  • PICU – every 4th night 28-hour call (may switch to night float)
  • Electives – every 4th-9th night clinic calls from home until 9 PM and occasional ED/NBN/NICU weekend shifts

 

Vacation: 2 two-weeks

PGY-3 Schedule
  • Inpatient Wards (2 months)
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (1 month) – Procedural elective with limited call/rounding responsibilities
  • Wards Night Float (2 weeks)
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (1 month)
  • Emergency Medicine Night Shifts (2 weeks)
  • Adolescent Medicine (1 month in Year 2 or 3)
  • Electives (4-5 months, including subspecialty rotations)
  • Includes split coverage of after hour clinic phone triage until 9pm
  • Continuity Clinic (one half-day per week)

 

Night call:

  • Ward – 2 weeks night float; with few 28-hour calls on Friday and Saturday
  • PICU – every 4th night 28-hour call
  • Electives – every 4th-9th night clinic calls from home until 9 PM and occasional ED/NBN/NICU weekend shifts

 

Vacation: 2 two-weeks