FCM661BM.31_____.41 (Other)
Advanced Clinical Experiences in Family and Community Medicine - Virtual

Office of Medical Education

  • Course Name: Advanced Clinical Experiences in Family and Community Medicine - Virtual
  • Short Name: FCM661BM.31 Adv Cl Exp FCM-CL-VIR
  • Course Number: FCM661BM.31_____.41
  • Location: Other
  • Department Contact: Mary McManus
  • Type: Clinical
  • Length: Longitudinal
  • Preceptor: Lisa Calvo, M.D.

Please contact the department to verify elective availability.

Goals/Objectives

  • Through completion of this elective, the student will demonstrate an appreciation for the importance of providing high value health care to patients

Description of Rotation

The students will complete a series of 12 online clinical cases, through the Aquifer course "Aquifer High Value Care". The completion case time will be reviewed by the preceptor, and it is expected that you will spend roughly 25 minutes per case. In addition to reviewing the time spent on the case, the preceptor will also review your answers to the in-case questions.
You are also required to submit to Dr. Calvo a 500-word reflective essay on the value of the experience.

References/Materials

Aquifer High Value Care case series, at https://reno-md.meduapp.com/document_sets/1308

Evaluation Method

The students are expected to spend roughly 25 minutes per case, and provide thoughtful answers to the in-case questions. In addition, the reflection essay must be well-crafted and demonstrate true reflection, including how what you learned will affect your future practice.

Grade

  • Honors: An exceptional performance which exceeds all course objectives
  • High Pass: A performance which exceeds most course objectives
  • Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
  • Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives

Special Notes

Grading is Pass/Fail only:
• Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
• Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives

This is a longitudinal independent guided study rotation that may be taken concurrently with other rotations. 1 credit maximum.