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Residency & Fellowship – Sample Schedules

Weiss Memorial Hospital is a university affiliated community teaching hospital located in an area that has a culturally diverse patient population base. Our residency programs provide a truly unique educational experience for those seeking a well-rounded training. We are academically affiliated with the University of Illinois and all residency programs at Weiss are fully accredited by the ACGME.

Sample Schedules

PGY-1 Year

Inpatient Services

Orthopedics

Emergency

ICU

Night Float

Electives

Ambulatory

Vacation

Categorical

6 Months

N/A

N/A

1 Month

1 Month

3 Months

N/A

1 Month

Preliminary

6 Months

N/A

1 Month

1 Month

1 Month

2 Months

N/A

1 Month

Transitional Year

4 Months

N/A

1 Month

1 Month

0.5-1 Month

2-3 Months

1 Month

1 Month

PGY-2 Year

Inpatient Services

ICU

Night Float

ICU Nights

Electives

Emergency

Medical Consultant

Vacation

 

4-5 Months

1-2 Months

0.5-1 Month

1-2 Months

2-3 Months

N/A

1 Month

1 Month

PGY-3 Year

Inpatient Services

ICU

ICU Nights

Electives

Ambulatory

Psych/Geriatrics

Emergency

Vacation

 

2 Months

1 Month

0.5-1 Month

4-5 Months

1 Month

1 Month

1 Month

1 Month

Note: Night Float is scheduled in 2 two-week blocks.
Curriculum development is an ongoing process and changes in the schedules may be made as appropriate.

Scheduled Call

PGY-1

  • No overnight call.

PGY-2 and PGY-3 

  • Overnight call for PGY-2 only in the ICU rotation on Saturday.
  • Scheduled ICU back-up calls during elective weekends for PGY-3 residents.

Night Float

  • 2 week blocks of Night Float rotation, 8 pm – 7 am, on general medical floor rotations for PGY-1s & PGY-2s and 7 pm – 7 am on ICU service for PGY-2s and PGY-3s.
  • Call Rooms and 24-hour access to Resident Lounge with computers

Weiss Offers a Fully Accredited and Academically-affiliated Residency Program

Residencies & Fellowships

Weiss Memorial Hospital is a university affiliated community teaching hospital located in an area that has a culturally diverse patient population base. Our residency programs provide a truly unique educational experience for those seeking a well-rounded training. 

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