Obtain an accurate medical history on patients
Perform an accurate physical examination on patients
Identify appropriate diagnostic tests in the evaluation of patients with common presenting symptoms or signs.
Use the data from the medical interview and physical examination and ancillary tests as well, to formulate a differential diagnosis for patients, and appropriate initial treatment plan.
Complete a write up that includes clinical information from the medical interview and physical examination, a differential diagnosis, and appropriate initial treatment plan
Become familiar with common practices and procedures used in the evaluation and treatment of patients with medical conditions.
Identify an appropriate approach to evaluating, diagnosing and treating adult patients with the conditions seen in Internal Medicine
Engage in self-directed learning
Respond appropriately to feedback
Prepare effective patient write-ups
Deliver effective and appropriate oral presentations
Work effectively and collaboratively with other members of the health care team
Communicate effectively and respectfully with patients and their families across a broad range of socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds
Demonstrate respect and compassion in the care of all patients.
Demonstrate honesty and integrity in all professional activities and interactions.
Describe the resources in the health care setting and in the community that would provide optimal care for patients.
Recognize approaches to collaborative and team-based care for patients in a patient centered approach.
Recognize the impact of social determinants of health on an individual