A doctor and nurse talk to a group of residentsThe Medical Education Program at Redmond Regional Medical Center provides 3rd and 4th year medical students with didactic and clinical training in several areas of medicine. The program was developed to provide robust educational experience in a clinical environment as a means to teach and role-model high acumen in all six areas of competency.  Students have daily direct supervision and work closely with attending faculty as well as exposure to innovative teaching models alongside Medical Residents in the care of patients. Both two- and four-week block rotations are available.

Redmond Regional is the exclusive sight for medical student rotations in Internal Medicine at the Rome clinical campus of Medical College of Georgia and Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.  Redmond also accepts rotation applications from medical students of unaffiliated US accredited Allopathic and Osteopathic medical schools on a case by case basis.

Medical Student Rotations are offered in the following areas:

  • Critical Care
  • General Inpatient Internal Medicine

Orientation

Orientation will be given to all Medical Students on the first day of their rotation to acquaint him/her with our EMR, hospital protocols and the clinical teaching structure. Medical students are requested to report to the Medical Education Department at 8:00 am on the first day of their rotation. The student will not be allowed to assume floor responsibilities without orientation.  A syllabus will be provided prior to your rotation start date.

Application

All applicants must apply through VSLO.   INSTITUTION:  Hospital Corp of America    SITE: Redmond Regional Medical Center ( Redmond Region MC)   STATE:  TN

[Although listed on VSLO as being in TN because HCA is headquartered in Nashville, Redmond Regional is geographically located in Rome, Ga]

Hours

Students spend a minimum of 10-12 hours per day in clinical and didactic activities.  Most rotations are on a 6-day per week work schedule, excluding major holidays.

Educational Programs

A lecture schedule is provided monthly and all Medical Students are required to attend the lectures that pertain to their rotation, in addition to student-specific didactic sessions.

Educational Resources

A robust library of resources, books, and journals are available electronically to all Medical Students.

Patient Care Experience

The inpatient medical teaching service allows the Medical Students to take primary responsibility for the evaluation and management of patients under the supervision of the Residents and Faculty members.


Clerkship  Coordinator:

Susan Alexander

Phone: 706-802-3063