FAQ's

Questions about Call?

  • Upper level in-house with PGY1 resident for the entire first year
  • 1st year: no 24-hour call
  • 2nd year: 2 week night float 3 times per year, 6-8 24-hour in-house calls per year
  • 3rd year: no night float, 6-8 24-hour in-house calls per year

Questions about the Family Medical Center (FMC).

  • Attendings see patients after the PGY1 resident for the first six months
  • 1st year: 1-2 half days/week; 6-8 patients/day
  • 2nd year: 2-5 half days/week; 9-11 patients/day
  • 3rd year: 3-7 half days/week; 11-13 patients/day

Questions about the Family Medicine Inpatient Service.

  • Admit to UK Good Samaritan Hospital and to UK Chandler Hospital
  • Average daily census of 12 patients; approximately 75 admissions/month
  • Admit patients daily: all FMC patients, community physician referrals, and the first unassigned patient from UK ED

Questions about Food.

  • Meal money provided in resident monthly paycheck

Questions about Education.

  • Wednesday Didactic Conferences
  • Journal Club
  • Board Review materials available

Questions about Moonlighting.

  • Numerous opportunities in PGY2 and PGY3 (average $50-$100/hour)