This PGY-2 Internal Medicine Residency is a 12-month specialized training program designed to advance the skills essential to management of the adult internal medicine patient. Emphasis will be placed on transitions of care by providing direct patient care experiences in both the inpatient and ambulatory care practice settings. Residents will participate in internal medicine rounds and serve as a vital member of an interdisciplinary care team.
Required rotations include:
Internal Medicine (I-III)*
Internal Medicine I – General Medicine emphasis
Internal Medicine II – Hospitalist emphasis
Internal Medicine III – Cardiology emphasis
Primary Care (Internal Medicine/Pain/Senior Care Clinic)
*Internal Medicine is a combined inpatient medicine and ambulatory care rotation with residents alternating weeks between the Inpatient Medicine service and the Coordinated Care Clinic. Emphasis is placed on transitions of care and patient care continuity through discharge counseling and ambulatory pharmacist follow-up post-discharge.
Elective rotations include:
Solid Organ Transplant
HIV/ GI/Liver Clinic
Internal Medicine residents will complete and present a research project, complete a MUE project, participate in the code response team, and staff weekends in a decentral internal medicine practice setting. Residents will teach and precept pharmacy students and PGY-1 residents, provide lectures to medical and pharmacy staff, and actively participate in a pharmacy committee.
Resident receives individual health/dental/life insurance, paid time off, project time and a professional travel reimbursement stipend.
Eligible candidates will have a Pharmacy degree from an ACPE-accredited school or college of pharmacy, be eligible for Minnesota licensure and have completed a PGY-1 Residency. All interested candidates must be registered with National Matching Services Inc. and use the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) to submit an application.
About PGY-2 Internal Medicine Residency
Hennepin Healthcare is an integrated system of care that includes HCMC, a nationally recognized Level I Adult Trauma Center and Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and acute care hospital, as well as a clinic system with primary care clinics located in Minneapolis and across Hennepin County. The comprehensive healthcare system includes a 473 bed academic medical center, a large outpatient Clinic & Specialty Center, and a network of clinics. Hennepin Healthcare has a large psychiatric program, home care and hospice, and operates a research institute, innovation center and philanthropic foundation. The system is operated by Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc., a subsidiary corporation of Hennepin County.