Average Number of Hours Per Week Resident is on Duty: 50 – 60

Resident Call Schedule: Average of every 5th or 6th night on wards and every 4th night in the ICU. No in-house call on other rotations (e.g., electives).

Resident Scholarly Activity: Required PI Project | ACP Abstract Submission | Grand Rounds | Research Symposium Presentation

Average Number of Required Conferences per Week: 6 – 7

Educational Conferences include:

  • Didactic Conferences in all medical subspecialties
  • Medicine Grand Rounds
  • EKG Conference
  • High Value Care Conference
  • Adverse Event Analysis/RCAs
  • Resident Wellness Conference
  • Journal Club
  • Board Review Conference
  • Chest Conference
  • Radiology Conference
  • Quality and Safety Performance Measures

Our residents are very active in organizations such as the American College of Physicians. Residents also serve on multiple hospital committees.

Most faculty offices are located on campus or within a short drive from the hospital. Off-site rotations at accredited institutions may be approved based on the needs of the individual residents. We offer 25 paid vacation days, plus time off for meetings, taking required examinations and interviewing for fellowships. In-house moonlighting opportunities are available.

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital has a full-time Hospitalist Service which provides consultations for general medicine patients of private physicians. Rotations have been added to the curriculum to augment the resident's skills in providing medical consultation services.

The computerized medical record system is fully available in the Internal Medicine Clinic, the medical library, resident office area and hospital floors. Remote access from off-site is also available. Full Internet access is available in most areas, and online search programs are provided free of charge.

Our fellowship placement is excellent. Our graduates have chosen fellowships in institutions including Indiana University, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio State University, Duke University, University of Cincinnati, University of Wisconsin and the University of Kentucky, among others.

The Residency Experience

Average Number of Hours Per Week Resident is on Duty: 50 – 60

Resident Call Schedule: Average of every 5th or 6th night on wards and every 4th night in the ICU. No in-house call on other rotations (e.g., electives).

Resident Scholarly Activity: Required PI Project | ACP Abstract Submission | Grand Rounds | Research Symposium Presentation

Average Number of Required Conferences per Week: 6 – 7

Educational Conferences include:

  • Didactic Conferences in all medical subspecialties
  • Medicine Grand Rounds
  • EKG Conference
  • High Value Care Conference
  • Adverse Event Analysis/RCAs
  • Resident Wellness Conference
  • Journal Club
  • Board Review Conference
  • Chest Conference
  • Radiology Conference
  • Quality and Safety Performance Measures

Our residents are very active in organizations such as the American College of Physicians. Residents also serve on multiple hospital committees.

Most faculty offices are located on campus or within a short drive from the hospital. Off-site rotations at accredited institutions may be approved based on the needs of the individual residents. We offer 25 paid vacation days, plus time off for meetings, taking required examinations and interviewing for fellowships. In-house moonlighting opportunities are available.

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital has a full-time Hospitalist Service which provides consultations for general medicine patients of private physicians. Rotations have been added to the curriculum to augment the resident's skills in providing medical consultation services.

The computerized medical record system is fully available in the Internal Medicine Clinic, the medical library, resident office area and hospital floors. Remote access from off-site is also available. Full Internet access is available in most areas, and online search programs are provided free of charge.

Our fellowship placement is excellent. Our graduates have chosen fellowships in institutions including Indiana University, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio State University, Duke University, University of Cincinnati, University of Wisconsin and the University of Kentucky, among others.