FMCH 7503

Preceptorship in Family Medicine Obstetrics

Contact

Elisabeth Arendt
Course Coordinator
mse@umn.edu

Campus
Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
Requirement
MS Year
Hands-On
Terms Offered
Credits
Prerequisites

N/A

Details

Catalog Description:  This course provides an overview of family medicine obstetrics, or maternity care in both the clinic and in the hospital. Students are responsible for taking the initiative to find pregnant patients in clinic, and will be assigned to call one time per week. Additionally, the student will be given time to research one topic of interest and complete a one-page summary.

Sites: 

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Site Code

Site Name

Notes

CO-1011

Broadway Family Medicine Clinic

Students go to both sites

North Memorial Health Hospital

Required session attendance: 

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode: M-F, 8:00am-5:00pm; call is required one time per week

Direct patient care: Yes

Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

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

  • participate in the prenatal care of a pregnant patient.
  • describe a "quick look" fetal ultrasound.
  • demonstrate an understanding of the importance of the healthcare team approach, i.e., social services, nurse educator, and home healthcare.
  • describe nurse midwifery.
  • read a fetal heart tracing.
  • display a working knowledge of the Cochrane Database.

Graded Components: Clinical Assessment by attending

Grading Scale: P/N

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Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

Limited to Student Type: No

Course equivalency: N/A

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