Curriculum

Highlights:

  • OPMC is affiliated with the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine; we share unlimited access to their libraries and resources

  • Hospital Corporation of America is the largest provider of GME in the United States

    • Electronic access to textbooks, journals, and unparalleled access to clinical databases for research, QI projects, etc.

  • Access to two different question banks for ITE and board prep

  • Additional opportunities include: bedside TEE, Six Sigma, simulation led by our sim fellowship trained PD, business/administration training

  • Our curriculum is divided into 13 four week long blocks per year.

  • Shifts per EM block: 18 PGY1, 17 PGY2, 16 PGY3

    • 9 shifts while on combined blocks

  • EM shifts: 9 hours clinical + 1 hour dedicated charting

PGY-1:

  • (# block(s) - Rotation)

  • 1 - Orientation / EM - July of start year

  • 8 - EM

  • 1 - Elective / EM

  • 1 - PICU / NICU

  • 1 - Anesthesia / Ultrasound / Research

  • 1 - EMS / EM / Education

PGY-2:

  • 9 - EM

  • 1 - TICU / SICU

  • 1 - CT ICU / EM

  • 1 - Elective

  • 1- OB / US / Research

PGY-3

  • 9 - EM

  • 1 - ICU Elective 

  • 1 - Administration / EM

  • 1 - Elective

  • 1 - US / Research / EM