Emergency Department

At Oak Hill Emergency Department, every medical student and resident are supervised by Board Certified Emergency Medicine Faculty.  Our Emergency Department  care for approximately 60,000 patients a year and we have an admission rate of 31% and an acuity in 7%.

Our Emergency Department

Our ED is currently a 29 bed ED with capacity to 45 bed Currently expanding to a 45 bed ED.  We have a separate  Pediatric ER that consist of 8 beds.

Rotation

The student is required to do approximately 14 shifts

• Each shift is 8 hours long
• Shifts will include days, afternoons, evenings,

as well as weekends

• The student will have a working shift each week designated as a reading/conference day 

A comprehensive didactic schedule is provided and includes conferences prepared for residents and students as well as conferences designed exclusively for students