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Family and Community Medicine

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

CLINICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Frequently Asked Questions

Call?

  • Upper level in-house with the PGY1 resident for the first six months
  • 1st Year: every 4th day
  • 2nd Year: every 7-14 days
  • 3rd Year: every 7-14 days

Family Medical Center (FMC)?

  • Attendings see the patient after the PGY1 resident for the first six months
  • 1st Year: 1-2 half days a week, 6-8 patients per day
  • 2nd Year: 2-5 half days a week, 9-11 patients per day
  • 3rd Year: 3-7 half days a week, 11-13 patients per day

Family Medicine Inpatient Service?

  • Admit to UK-Good Samaritan Hospital and to UK Chandler Hospital.
  • Average daily census is 12 patients, approximately 75 admissions/month.
  • Admit patients daily: all FMC patients, community physician referrals, and the first unassigned patient from UK ED.
  • Admit Obstetric continuity patients (under supervision of FM Attendings)

Food?

Vacation?

Educational?

  • Wednesday Didactic Conferences, Journal Club Dinners

Professional?

Moonlighting?

  • Numerous Opportunities in 2nd and 3rd year (average $50-$100 an hour)
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