North Memorial Call

Year 1

Family medicine service schedule

Two shadow call shifts with a second- or third-year resident in house

  • Five to six weekend call shifts
  • Saturday 12-hour shift, 7:30 am–7:30 pm or 7:30 pm–7:30 am (with some rounding to follow)
  • Sunday shift, 7:30 am–10 pm

Responsibilities

  • Answering clinic patient phone calls
  • Caring for inpatients from the family medicine service
  • Working up admissions from the ER
  • Participating on the medical emergency team

Obstetrics schedule

  • Shifts are 10 or 14 hours, three to four times per week; no 24-hour shifts

Years 2 and 3

Family medicine service schedule

  • Five to six weekend shifts (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday)
  • Friday overnight shift, 5 pm–7:30 am (with some rounding to follow)
  • Saturday 24-hour shift, 7:30 am–7:30 am (with some rounding to follow)
  • Sunday shift, 7:30 am–10 pm

Responsibilities

  • Answering clinic patient phone calls
  • Caring for inpatients from the family medicine service
  • Working up admissions from the ER
  • Participating on the medical emergency team

Obstetrics schedule

  • Some 24-hour shifts and some 10- or 14-hour shifts, three to four times per week