The Medical Student Rotation Program at Redmond Regional Medical Center provides students with educational and clinical training in numerous areas of medicine. The program was developed to provide excellent educational orientation in clinical environments as a means to develop general knowledge in areas of patient diagnosis and management. Students will receive basic medical knowledge in diverse clinical areas. Students will have direct contact with attending faculty and be able to work with Residents in the care of patients. Both two-week and four-week block rotations are available. We currently accept rotation applications from students of US accredited medical schools only.
Medical Student Rotations are offered in the following areas:
- Intensive Care
- Internal Medicine
All applicants must apply through VSLO. INSTITUTION: Hospital Corp of America SITE: Redmond Regional Medical Center ( Redmond Region MC) STATE: TN
Orientation will be given to all Medical Students on the first day of their rotation to acquaint him/her with hospital routines. 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.
Students spend a minimum of 10-12 hours per day on clinical and didactic activities.
A lecture schedule is provided monthly and all Medical Students are required to attend the lectures that pertain to their rotation, in addition to:
Internet access, books, and journals are available in the Medical Education Library for 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.