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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Clinical Rotations

Fellows working together on a procedure

Required rotations in pulmonary medicine include inpatient and outpatient consults, procedures, cystic fibrosis, sleep medicine and lung transplant.

Required rotations in critical care medicine include two medical ICU teams, CVICU, NeuroCritical Care Unit and Surgical Critical Care.

Electives are chosen six months in advance and range from Pulmonary Hypertension and Catheterization to Long-term Acute Care and Allergy to Thoracic Surgery.

PCCM Block Schedule Example

Two-Week Rotations

First-Year Required

  • MICU Blue (1)
  • MICU Red (1)
  • MICU Night Float (1)
  • Pulmonary Consults (5)
  • VA ICU (2-3)
  • VA Pulmonary Consults (2-3)
  • Orientation (2)
  • Triage (1)
  • Lung Transplantation (1)

First-Year Electives

  • Sleep Medicine (2)
  • Cystic Fibrosis (1)
Second-Year Required
  • MICU Blue (1-2)
  • MICU Red (1)
  • MICU Night Float (3)
  • NICU White (1)
  • Triage (2.5)
  • Lung Transplantation (2)
Third-Year Required
  • MICU Blue (3)
  • MICU Red (0-1)
  • MICU Night Float (1-2)
  • CVICU (2)
  • NICU White (3)
  • Critical Care Surgery (1)
  • Advanced Procedures (5)
  • Triage (1.5)
  • Lung Transplantation (2)