Weekly Announcements

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Residents, please make sure to go to myKnowledge and complete the annual mandatory training recently assigned!

The Residency Coaching Program is starting! This will be a great way to get feedback after rotations and improve your clinical skills with the assistance of a coach. We are hoping to learn as much as can from this process so please take time to complete the voluntary and anonymous survey that you were emailed this week

All IM and MP residents are eligible to receive a complimentary e-subscription to The American Journal of Medicine in 2019! Just complete this online form by 11/19/18. The subscription starts in January

A-Train updates!

  • In Resident Clinic, interns will be responsible for Acute Visits only . Each intern can only see up to 2 patients in a day (for Oct/Nov)

  • Interns, please show your inpatient senior your clinic schedule on the first day of the rotation. Seniors cannot take off on your clinic day

  • A-Train clinic is still an expectation during VA Wards. Attendings and seniors have been reminded to make sure interns can get to clinic

  • Vacation, VA MICU, inpatient Neurology, and Night Medicine are all rotations that are exempt from A-Train clinic

Flu/TB and Requirements—MUST BE DONE BY EVERY RESIDENT BY 5 pm 12/10/18
Annual Flu vaccinations and TB tests will be available during the months of October and November. Flu vaccinations and TB tests are required for ALL residents, regardless of start date. Residents and Fellows will have the following vaccination and TB test options:

  • Resident Lunches:
    Tuesday 11/13 - 10:45 am to 1:15 pm

  • B Pavilion, Room 1107:
    Mondays 10/15-11/26 9 am to 3 pm
    Tuesdays 10/16-11/27 9 am to 3 pm
    Fridays 10/19-11/30 (closed 11/23) 9 am to 3 pm

  • Associate Health and Wellness at the UC Health Business Center, A Level (South Entrance), 3200 Burnet:
    Mondays-Thursdays 6:30 am to 5 pm
    Fridays 6:30 am to 4 pm

Please remember to mark the "Follow Up" tasks as complete in Epic. This process is essential and long-call and overnight to ensure (and document) that important items are being done

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