INMD 79XX

Acting Internship in Critical Care

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Must be at least 6 weeks after the completion of MED 7500. SURG 7550 for all SICU placements. PED 7501 for all NICU/PICU placements. 

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    *This course is only open to 4th year students. Students may not take this course any later than SP3 of their 4th year. For any questions or concerns related to this, please reach out to your academic advisor.*

    Catalog Description: To prepare medical students for internship and residency, through a clinically-focused experience focusing on higher acuity patients (ICU, IMC), clinical care, and emphasizing tasks necessary for internship. Students will use knowledge of pathophysiology and clinical epidemiology in order to develop a reasoned differential diagnosis. Finally, students will plan a logical and practical diagnostic evaluation, using the principles of evidence-based medicine.

    Canvas Site

    Sites: Students will be placed at MICU, SICU, NICU and PICU slots at the following sites.

    • MICU
      • FR: Fairview Ridges, 201 E Nicollet Blvd, Burnsville, MN
      • FS: Fairview Southdale, 6401 France Ave S, Edina, MN
      • FU: UMMC-Fairview, 500 Harvard St. SE, Minneapolis, MN
      • HC: Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
      • JN: St. John's Hospital, 1575 Beam Ave, Maplewood, MN
      • NW: Abbott Northwestern, 800 E 28th St., Minneapolis, MN
      • RH: Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson St., St. Paul, MN
    • MICUD: Essentia Health - St. Mary's Medical Center - 407 E 3rd St., Duluth, MN
    • SICU
      • FU: UMMC-Fairview, 500 Harvard St. SE, Minneapolis, MN
      • HC: Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
      • RH: Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson St., St. Paul, MN
    • NICUMA: Masonic Children's Hospital, 2450 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, MN
    • PICUMA: Masonic Children's Hospital, 2450 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, MN

    Required session attendance: 

    Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode: Mix of days and nights, 80 hrs/week

    Direct patient care: Yes

    Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

    Course Objectives: By the end of this rotation, students will be able to:

    • Demonstrate the abilty to perform the tasks expected of an intern in the respective clinical environment.
    • Recognize a patient requiring urgent or emergent care and initiate evaluation and management. Recognize a patient requiring urgent or emergent care and initiate evaluation and management.
    • Formulate appropriate intial and ongoing health care plans for patients that takes into account each patient's values and goals.
    • Demonstrate the ability to serve as the primary physician provider for hospitalized patients with appropriate supervision.
    • Communicate and coordinate effectively with members of an interprofessional care team and with patients/families.
    • Demonstrate advanced clinical reasoning that takes into account evolving evidence, standards of care, and patient values, even with more complicated clinical conditions.

    Graded Components: 

    • Clinical Assessment
    • Sub-Internship Portfolio

    Grading Scale:

    • Class of 2022: H/E/S/N
    • Class of 2023: P/N

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    Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

    Limited to Student Type: N/A

    Course equivalency: N/A

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    Course evaluation: MedHub

    Students will be registered for the following courses:

    • Class of 2022:
      • MICU: INMD 7910
      • SICU: INMD 7911
      • PICU: INMD 7912
      • NICU: INMD 7913
    • Class of 2023:
      • MICU: INMD 7930
      • SICU: INMD 7931
      • PICU: INMD 7932
      • NICU: INMD 7933