Rotations & Call Schedule

Rotations & Call Schedule

Your three-year residency program in pediatrics follows the general outline below.

PGY-1 Schedule

Rotations & Night Call

Inpatient Wards (2-3 months)

pie1.jpgHematology-Oncology (1 month)

Neonatal Intensive Care UnitIntermediate Care Nursery (2 months)

Newborn Nursery (1 month)

Emergency Medicine (2 weeks nights and afternoon shifts on clinic month)

Ambulatory Pediatrics (4 months)

Outpatient Developmental (1 month)

Pediatric Surgery (1 month)

Continuity Clinic (one half-day per week)

Night Call:
Wards - shared among interns on rotation
NICU/ICN - night float
Ped Surgery - 1 week night float

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

PGY-2 Schedule

Rotations & Night Call

Hematology-Oncology (1 month)

pie2.jpgIntermediate Care Nursery (1 month)

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (1 month)

Emergency Medicine Day Shifts (1 month)

Emergency Medicine Night Shifts (2 weeks)

Outpatient Developmental (1 month)

Community Pediatrics (1 month)

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 call
NICU/ICN - Day call with 28-hour weekend coverage
PICU - every 4th night
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

Rotations & Night Call

Inpatient Wards (2 months)

pie3.jpgWards Night Float (2 weeks)

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (1 month)

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)

Continuity Clinic (one half-day per week)

Night call:
Ward - 2 weeks night float; 2 months days with 28-hour calls on Friday and Saturday
NICU/ICN - Day call with 28-hour weekend coverage
PICU - every 4th night
Electives - every 4th-9th night clinic calls from home until
9 PM and occasional ED/NBN/NICU weekend shifts

Vacation: 2 two-weeks