Year 2

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At Metropolitan, the second year resident focuses on enhancing clinical skills, evaluating and managing a large number of patients and performing a large number of procedures under the direct supervision of attending faculty. The second year EM resident does the initial evaluation of all prehospital patients arriving by ambulance and focuses on the care of the most critical patients in the department.

  • Emergency Medicine at Metropolitan Hospital Center = 5 months
  • Emergency Medicine at Harlem Hospital Center = 1.5 months
  • Emergency Medicine at Westchester Medical Center = 1 month
  • TICU at Westchester Medical Center = 1 month
  • PICU at Westchester Medical Center = 1 month
  • Orthopedics at Metropolitan Hospital Center = 2 weeks
  • Ultrasound at Metropolitan Hospital Center = 1 week
  • OB-GYN at Metropolitan Hospital Center = 2 weeks
  • Vacation = 1 month (full month or two weeks at a time)

EM Shifts per month: 18
EM Shift length: 12 hours