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Family Medicine Center, Jacksonville Florida
Saint Vincent's Residency Program, Jacksonville Florida
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Externship
St. Vincent's offers a Family Medicine Clerkship or Externship to third and fourth year medical students. Medical students will work in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. This includes the care of newborn, pediatric, obstetrics and internal medicine patients. 

Course Objectives

Evaluation - Medical students will be evaluated by the teaching faculty and residents.  Credits offered include:
  • 100 percent - 2 weeks - 2 credits
  • 100 percent - 4 weeks - 4 credits 

Requirements

The student must currently be a third or fourth year medical student in good standing and complete an online application form. Upon approval of the request, St. Vincent's requires that the student's school/hospital provide a letter verifying medical malpractice coverage as well as a copy of the malpractice insurance.

Accommodations St. Vincent's offers housing within walking distance of the Family Medicine Center and St. Vincent’s Medical Center.  This one bedroom apartment has a kitchen and living room with cable TV and internet and is available for a nominal cost of $100.00 for four weeks.  The apartment is only occupied by medical students or podiatry students doing an externship with our residency program.


Schedule In order to experience all the training that the program has to offer the medical student will work with each service during their four week rotation. One week will be spent solely in the outpatient setting working with residents and faculty in clinic. Another week will be spent solely in the inpatient setting working with the Inpatient Medicine Team. The other two weeks will be a combination of inpatient and outpatient medicine with the Obstetrics and Pediatrics Teams.

Click here to apply for admission online