||The resident will assume the clinical responsibilities of a third-year resident, working on a consultation service / AICU service participating in diagnostic work-up and management planning. The performance of necessary procedures will take place at the discretion of the attending critical care faculty and under the supervision of the critical care fellow or faculty.
|Rural Emergency Medicine
||The Rural EM rotation will allow the resident to experience non-urban EM practice, as well as daily life in a rural environment. During the month, the resident will live in North Platte, Nebraska in an apartment provided by Great Plains Regional Medical Center and work in the GPRM ER. The Rural EM rotation will follow the same educational objectives as for the EM2 or EM3 Nebraska Medical Center ED rotations, but will emphasize the following aspects of EM practice unique to the rural ED.
||This rotation takes place at Children's Hospital in Omaha. The rotating resident will assume responsibility for the initial assessment and stabilization of critically ill patients admitted to the PICU from the floor or ED under the supervision of attending pediatric critical care specialists. The resident will perform all necessary procedures at the discretion of attending faculty. The resident will also provide ongoing daily care to all admitted patients.
|Pediatric Emergency Medicine
||The EM3 will rotate at Children's Hospital, demonstrating mastery of time management skills necessary to care for multiple patients in the acute setting, resuscitation of hemodynamically unstable children including emergency medications and bedside procedures, and the organizational skills necessary to facilitate the care of acutely ill children being transferred from rural facilities.