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Memorandum of Understanding Clinical Teaching Unit Senior Night Float

1. Effective July 4, 2011, PGY3 residents on CTU call will now be considered CTU Senior Night Float.

The night float periods will be as follows:

  • Sunday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am
  • Monday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am
  • Tuesday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am
  • Wednesday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am
  • Thursday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am
  • Friday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am
  • Saturday Night 7:30 pm until 7:30 am

Senior residents will come to work at 7:30 p.m. to perform bedside teaching with two junior residents on-call, will stay in-house until at least 11:30 p.m., and will then be on home-call until 7:30 a.m. for CTU senior consults;

Senior residents will do one or two weeks of nights consecutively for two to four weeks during their senior year;

Senior residents are first call from Emergency and will distribute consults between two take residents;

Senior residents on-call during the day would cover on-call consults until 7:30 p.m. This would be twice a week for RED and BLUE seniors and once a week for SILVER seniors;

Seniors on subspecialty and CTU will cover Friday night call, Saturday call, and Sunday day call.

2. Residents will be paid the home-heavy stipend and will not be entitled to the excess of 1 in 4 call stipend.

3. The call stipend for Sunday will be prorated between the day and night resident.