Night Float - Mercy Rotations - Women's Health Residency

1st or 2nd yr Night Float resident responsibilities: 

  • Manage labor and delivery suite from 7 PM until 8 AM. 
  • Admit and manage all patients.
  • Triage all patients when midwife is unavailable. 
  • All patients must be presented to the attending and discussions should be documented prior to disposition. 
  • First call for postpartum and antepartum complications overnight. 
  • Round on the Labor and Delivery patients in the morning to be presented by 8:00 AM. 
  • Participate in teaching and supervising students in obstetric care and procedures. 

Mercy 3rd year: 

  • Duty 5:00pm to 7:00am, Sunday to Thursday 
  • Cover gynecology, gynecology oncology, ER, antepartums on the floor 
  • Help first call if needed 
  • Mandatory attendance at Grand Rounds at Mercy, continuity clinic, and Friday mornings at University