GERIATRICS and NURSING HOME

Family Medicine Residents will admit and follow their patients that are appropriate for a long-term care setting.  During their three years of residency they will make monthly nursing home rounds and participate in Geriatrics Lecture/teaching at the nursing facility.  They will respond to and cover call on nursing home patients while on their rotations. Utilizing practice partners, they will respond to the needs of their nursing home patients as acute care needs arise.

Goals & Objectives