Overlook Medical Center, as well as outpatient, nursing homes and long-term care facilities in the area
Four weeks or two weeks, depending upon preceptor availability:
Note: This rotation may be split into two separate electives. Please specify when scheduling.
Successful completion of all third-year core clerkships
The elective introduces 4th year medical students to the geriatric patient and offers exposure to palliative and ethical issues.
Students are welcome to attend daily house staff conferences and noon report
Goals & Objectives:
Feedback & Evaluation
Feedback and evaluation will be done by attending preceptors and residents. Students will also evaluate their preceptors and residents, and the elective.
Overlook Medical Center 4th Year Rotations