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 Primary Care Emergency Medicine Schedule


The Emergency Medicine Fellowship curriculum includes rotations in trauma, pediatric emergency medicine as well as subspecialty rotations in cardiology, orthopedics, ENT, surgery, ICU/CCU, anesthesiology, neurology, hematology/oncology, EMS, and radiology. The curriculum is designed to offer comprehensive immersion in rural emergency medicine. The fellow will spend time in the emergency departments of Marshfield Medical Center-Marshfield and Marshfield Medical Center-Rice Lake to facilitate a broad rural emergency medicine learning experience.

The program offers two positions​ per academic year. Fellows will work at least 1,400 hours in 12 months of direct-patient care in the emergency department while being supervised by an experienced emergency physician and while completing rotations which complement the learning experience.​

Program Goals and Objectives:

  • To appreciate the breadth and depth of emergency medicine
  • To develop procedural skills necessary in the practice of emergency medicine
  • To provide evidence-based and cost-effective emergency care
  • To develop time-efficient skills in history taking, examination, and formulation of differential diagnoses in the emergency setting
  • To develop skills in understanding subtle presentations of critical illness in the emergency department
  • To develop appropriate skills to facilitate prehospital and inter-facility transport care of emergency patients
  • To develop communication skills with physician colleagues, patients, and families.