Call Schedules

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KUMED and KCVAMC inpatient ward weekend and night coverage and weekday day coverage:

  • One person from each inpatient ward team stays until 7 p.m. nightly
  • Weekday night float coverage:
    • All interns and upper level residents will rotate on two-week ward night float blocks
    • Night float team is made up of two interns and one senior resident
    • Night float rotation runs from 7 p.m. to 8 a.m., Monday through Saturday, for two consecutive weeks
  • Weekend intern resident coverage:
    • Interns on inpatient blocks have zero to one overnight weekend calls per block: Sunday 8 p.m. - Monday 12 p.m.
  • Weekend senior resident coverage:
    • Senior residents on inpatient ward blocks cover the day shift from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Senior residents on consult rotations cover one to two night shifts from 7 p.m. to 8 a.m. on Sundays

KUMED Medical Intensive Care Unit night coverage:

  • Seniors and Interns will cover five to six consecutive nights from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m.

KUMED Coronary Care Unit night coverage:

  • Senior residents cover five to six consecutive nights in the unit from 6 p.m to 7 a.m.
  • Interns do not take overnight call in the KU CCU

Last modified: Jul 18, 2014