Elective Title: 53ZE701 — EMERGENCY MEDICINE
The student will be exposed to a variety of Emergency Department patients. The student may see appropriate patients under the direction of a board certified Emergency physician and may perform history and physicals, write orders, and perform other procedures such as suturing intubation, chest tubes, etc. as approved by the physician. The Emergency Department is a Level II trauma department with a patient load of around 57,000 patients/year. Pertinent written material will be provided to the student. Students are encouraged to attend all hospital noon conferences. The student may also follow the Emergency physician to all in-house cardiopulmonary arrests. Patient load is increased during the months of May through October.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Patty Booker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Director: Robert Adams, D.O.
Location: IU Health Bloomington Hospital (Bloomington)
Other Faculty: Cory Norman, M.D., Drew Watters, M.D., Christina Cabott D.O., Haewon Park M.D., John Ray M.D., Corinna Repetto M.D., Kevin Moore M.D., Matt Runnebohm M.D., Dan Garrison, MD, Dale Robinson, DO, Karle (Frank) Frances, MD, Stephanie Riley M.D., Kimberly Irvin D.O.
- 1) Quickly assess patients for emergent medical conditions (PC1)
- 2) Present a concise history (PC1)
- 3) Plan for appropriate emergent evaluation and disposition planning (PC3)
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form (Clinical Observation; exam)
Prerequisites: 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 40
Time Distribution: 90% Clinical; 5% Lecture/Seminar; 5% Library
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
Third Year Elective? No
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None