Welcome to the Chronic Care rotation! During this block, you will get exposure to children with chronic health problems and see their outpatient care at La Rabida under the supervision of chronic care specialists.


Before Your Rotation

  • Review the Goals and Objectives 
  • Contact Dr. Qamar 2-3 weeks before your rotation start date to inquire about your schedule


  • Two- or four-week rotation open to all residents
  • Includes chronic care clinic at La Rabida Children’s Hospital
  • There are no call or weekend responsibilities on this elective

Roles and Responsibilities

  • As a part of this rotation, residents will be expected to see patients in clinic at LaRabida Children’s Hospital
  • The resident will receive direct supervision in the above clinical setting by an Attending Physician
  • Residents on sick or jeopardy call must carry their pagers at all times or appropriately forward this to an appropriate phone number where they can be reached. If activated for sick or jeopardy call, they must contact the director of the rotation to alert them of their absence