Previously known as the Medical Walk-in clinic, the Urgent Care Clinic serves patients with acute, non-life threatening complaints without appointments. Housestaff have a 2-4 weeks yearly in Urgent Care. There are three shifts, and housestaff will rotate during the morning and afternoon:
- Morning: 8am – 12pm
- Afternoon: 1pm – 4:30pm
- Evening: 4:30pm – 8:00pm
Housestaff expectations per shift are the following (depending on level of acuity):
- R1: 4 patients
- R2: 6 patients
- R3: 7 patients
Attending physicians supervise the housestaff.
Goals & Objectives
Before You Start
- Review the Urgent Care Orientation Packet.
- Complete training in ORCHID FirstNet if this is your first time in the Urgent Care Clinic or Emergency Department.
When You Start
- Show up on time to your shift in the Physician Workroom in the Urgent Care.
- If this is your first Urgent Care rotation, notify the Attending to get oriented and focused tips & tricks for FirstNet