Access Clinic Outpatient VAMC

The resident works with clinic faculty weekdays to evaluate internal medicine patients with a variety of acute outpatient medical complaints including minor musculoskeletal injuries, arthritis, back pain, acute infections, and allergies.  Access Clinic also serves patients requiring primary care follow-up in between visits with their primary care resident, and therefore includes management of chronic medical problems such as COPD, diabetes mellitus, coronary artery disease, and stroke.