FMCH 7700

UCAM Acting Internship Family Medicine


Katie MacDonald
Course Coordinator

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    Catalog Description:  A 4 week ambulatory experience with a focus on both the specialty specific content areas and the process-of-care in the ambulatory setting.

    Sites:  Varies

    Required session attendance:

    Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:  M-F, 7:30am-5:00pm (varies by site)

    Direct patient care:  Yes

    Consent Requirement: Arranged.  Must be accepted to UCAM to complete this course.

    Course Objectives:  For students to learn about Primary Care of adults and children and the process-of-care that will promote the health of ambulatory patients.

    Discipline-specific objectives:

    • Health Maintenance
    • Injury Prevention
    • Immunizations
    • Screening

    Process-of-Care Objectives:

    The Process of Care objectives will consist of 3 broad objectives that will thread through the students' experiences.

    • Chronic Disease Management
    • Evidence Based Medicine/Lifelong Learning
    • Continuous Quality Improvement

    Graded Components:

    • Clinical Assessment by faculty

    Grading Scale:  P/N


    Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

    Limited to Student Type:  Limited to UCAM students

    Course equivalency:  N/A

    Related curricular experience:

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    Course evaluation:  MedHub