Call

First-year residents participate in “rookie call” for the first 12 months. The first-year resident is paired with a more senior resident one night per week and one to two weekend days per month.

  • Call hours: The longest shift is 14 hours.
  • Short-call hours: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. weekdays
  • Swing shift: 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. weekdays
  • First-year weekend days: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. Saturday or Sunday
  • Weekday night float: 9 p.m. – 7 a.m. (five nights in a row)
  • Saturday night float: 9 p.m. – 8 a.m.
  • Sunday night float: 9 p.m. – 7 a.m.
  • Weekend early shift: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
  • Weekend late shift: noon – 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

IR call is from home for one to two weeks during a four-week rotation.

Radiology attendings are in-house every day from 7 a.m.– 10 p.m. Internal Nighthawks work from 10 p.m. – 7 a.m. every night.