||Percentage of time expected|
|Regular Hours (Mon-Fri):
||6:30a - 4:00p
||1 late stay (7:30p)
|Number on-call nights:
||1 weekend day/per wk
|Statement of Goals:|
|Students are encouraged to take the sub internship between January of the 3rd Year and December of the 4th Year.
The student functions as an acting intern and gains valuable clinical experience under supervision.
The student will be assigned to a house staff team, working with the team as it rotates through the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)at Ben Taub General Hospital. The sub-intern will admit patients, actively participate in patient care, draft orders, and work with the team and ancillary staff in caring for the patient. There is one week of night float during the third or fourth week of the rotation.|
|The student will have primary responsibility for the care of patients, prepare and take part in weekly seminars, conferences, and daily staff rounds.|
|When and Where to report on first day of service:|
|Contact Chief Resident at (713) 873-9386 for time and location to report.
|For additional information regarding this elective contact:|
||Department of Neonatology - Ben Taub General Hospital; 1504 Taub Loop, 3rd Floor; Houston, TX 77030|