Policies & Procedures
Medical Procedure Competency Requirements
Refer for requirements of competency for procedures.
Refer for expectations and requirements for transitioning patient care, including care between different providers and between different patient venues.
Social Media Policy
Refer for appropriate use of social media in a professional occupation.
Professional Lapses Policy & Procedure
Refer for expectations of professional conduct and procedures for unprofessional behavior.
Jeopardy and Coverage Policy
Refer for expectations for jeopardy and coverage of clinical duties.
Transportation Reimbursement for Fatigue Mitigation
For housestaff feeling overly fatigued after a shift, please refer to this policy for using transportation services (e.g. Uber, Lyft, taxi) between home and work.
Academic Travel Policy
Refer for requests for academic travel and reimbursement.
Time-off for Interviews Policy
Refer for requests when interviewing for fellowships or jobs.
Jury Duty Policy
Refer for guidance when receiving a Jury Duty Summons.
Residency Review Committee (ACGME RRC)
American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Certification Policies
Complete and review clinical evaluations for residents and faculty.
Complete clinical evaluations for UCLA medical students.
Retired June 2016.
Elective Approval Form
Research Approval Form
Moonlighting Request Form
Moonlighting must be approved by the Program Director.
Quality Improvement Assessment Form
For faculty involved in a QI project and who would like resident participation,
or for housestaff looking to engage in a QI project with a given faculty member.
Mini-Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX)
Before you travel or make travel arrangements for educational activities, use the request form. After traveling, complete the reimbursement form to complete the process.
Academic Travel Policy
Instructions for requesting academic travel and reimbursement.
Travel Authorization Request
Submit this before making travel arrangements.
Submit this within 2 weeks after returning from your approved travel.
UCLA-Olive View Internal Medicine Residency Program
We, the UCLA-Olive View Internal Medicine Residency Program, train compassionate, clinically outstanding physicians while providing high quality care to the underserved.
Laxmi Suthar, M.D. Program Director
Michael Rotblatt, M.D. Associate Program Director
Vinhfield Ta, M.D. Associate Program Director
Richard Tennant, M.D. Associate Program Director
Jarod DuVall, M.D. Chief Resident 2017-2018
Daniel Jimenez, M.D. Chief Resident 2017-2018
Kristina Lee, M.D. Chief Resident 2017-2018
Julien Nguyen, M.D. Chief Resident 2017-2018
Gustavo Chavez Residency Program Coordinator
Norman Belisle Assistant Program Coordinator
Jennifer Feldman MedHub Coordinator