Call Schedule

  • VA Call Schedule

    • 3 teams (1 upper level, 2-3 interns, medical students, pharmacy students, VA Hospitalist / Chief Resident attending)
    • Cap of 16, usual census 12-16
    • 5 admissions per 24 hour period
    • Night team can distribute up to 2 patients to each team overnight, counts into the 24 hour 5 patient limit
    • On weekends/holidays, 1/3 teams will be “off call” and not take admissions, and can go home at noon

 

  • S&W Call Schedule

    • 4 teams with different structures
    • A&B Teams with 1 upper level, 2-3 interns, medical students, PD / APD / Chief Resident or CDM attendings
    • C Team with 1 upper level and 1 hospitalist attending
    • D Team with 1 upper level, 2-3 interns, medical students, and hospitalist attendings
    • Cap on A, B, & D teams are 14, cap on C team is 10
    • A, B, & C Team have all patients assigned to 7 North
    • Admissions assigned to teams on rolling basis to keep teams at cap
    • D Team patients spread throughout the hospital, but still has rolling admissions
    • Admissions to 7 North from 5pm – 12am are done by the night float team (PGY-3 and intern)
    • Admissions to 7 North from 12am – 7am and to D team overnight are done by the hospitalists