IM Prelim

The inpatient hospitalist service at Medical City Weatherford allows for exposure to a board spectrum of pathology among hospitalized patients. Interns will work alongside Residents as well as third and fourth year Medical Students. Hospitalist attending physicians are responsible for overall supervision of patient care and teaching. Rounds are conducted daily. Shifts are 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. on assigned nights.
Number of approved spots: 12

IM Prelim curriculum:

  • General Internal Medicine (Wards) - 3 months
  • Emergency Medicine - 1 month
  • Elective - 3 months

Elective* - choices include, but are not limited to:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Pulmonology
  • Urology
  • Others available upon request

Other Core Rotations

PM&R Track:

  • Ortho/Sports Medicine
  • Pain Management
  • Geriatrics
  • Surgery
  • Radiology

Radiology Track:

  • IM Procedures
  • Anesthesia
  • Ortho/Sports Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Critical Care

Dermatology Track:

  • Wound Care
  • Geriatrics
  • Ambulatory Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • General Dermatology

Anesthesia:

  • Critical Care - 2 months
  • Cardiology
  • Anesthesia
  • Emergency Medicine

*IM Prelim Interns are allowed only one away rotation for the academic year.