Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Curriculum

Hospice & Palliative Medicine Educational Experience
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care STICU & MICU
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care Congestion Heart Failure
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care Neurology ICU
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care Acute Care for the Elderly Unit
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care Pulmonology
  • 2 weeks of  Palliative Care Oncology( SCOA)
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care Pain Management
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care Step Down
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care PICU
  • 2 weeks of Palliative Care & Hospice Outpatient Pediatrics( Hands of Hope)
  • 4 weeks of Long term Care( Still Hopes)
  • 4 weeks of Interventional Radiology( Pitts Radiology)
  • 4 weeks of Electives ( HIV Clinic or Pediatric Palliative Care –MUSC)
  • 4 Months of Hospice Inpatient & Outpatient
  • 13 Blocks of Palliative Care Outpatient Clinic
 
Didactics
  • Noon Conference
  • Journal Club
  • IM Grand Rounds
  • Neurology Grand Rounds
  • Pediatrics Grand Rounds
  • Ethics Support Group
  • Integrated Cancer Community Meeting
 
Assignments:
Fellows will be expected to present the following assignments: 1 Noon Conference, 1 Journal Club, 1 IM Grand Rounds and a Quality Improvement Project.