The program is designed to cultivate practitioner/educators by developing clinical expertise, a strong foundation of teaching skills and development of the ability to balance practice and academic responsibilities. Residents will participate in the provision of direct patient care on a medicine rounding team, antimicrobial stewardship program and medicine non-rounding team . An average of 1 day per week is spent in an academic setting, allowing the resident to develop course directorship, faculty development, and academic leadership skills.
Site Special Features:UHGMC's Department of Pharmacy provides numerous valuable clinical services including internal medicine rounds, oncology services, outpatient clinics in medication management and geriatrics, and an accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program. Northeast Ohio Medical University provides interprofessional education to students of pharmacy, medicine and graduate studies. The university houses simulation laboratories, advanced lecture capture technologies and is currently undergoing a significant expansion, including the addition of a school of dentistry.
About University Hospitals Health System Cleveland
University Hospitals is one of the nation’s leading health care systems. It provides high-quality, patient-centered medical care at hundreds of locations throughout Northeast Ohio.The system’s 1,032-bed tertiary medical center, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, is an academic affiliate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. This academic medical center includes UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, among the nation’s best children’s hospitals; UH Seidman Cancer Center, part of the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center; and UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital, Ohio’s only hospital for women.With more than 26,000 physicians and employees, our system is Northeast Ohio’s second-largest private-sector employer. UH performs more than 5.8 million outpatient procedures and nearly 62,000 inpatient discharges annually.University Hospitals’ goal is to provide comprehensive primary and community-based care – the kind of health care people need most – as well as access to the highest-quality specialty care when necessary