Systems Based Practice

Goals and objectives - the fellow must demonstrate an awareness of and responsiveness to the larger context and system of health care, as well as the ability to call effectively on other resources in the system to provide optimal health care.

Method of administration

  • Daily interactions with faculty, ancillary services including clinic personnel, social workers, nurses, secretaries, computer support personnel, laboratory personnel, home health care agencies, etc
  • Lectures on antimicrobial stewardship and outpatient antimicrobial use and monitoring

Method of assessment

  • Direct observation
  • Use of health care system resources, insurance, billing and reimbursement
  • Proficiency in medical record computerized system
  • Mini-CEX evaluations