At Beaumont, Royal Oak, approximately 60 internal medicine medical
residents are trained each year. Medical residents see patients in the
Outpatient Clinic. Clinic staff also includes approximately 14
registered nurses. The outpatient clinics at Royal Oak provide
comprehensive care for 57,000 patient visits per year.
We offer patient
care in the areas of internal medicine, gastroenterology, neurology,
obstetrics/gynecology, infectious diseases/HIV, pediatrics, surgical,
rheumatology, dermatology, ear/nose/throat, endocrinology, pulmonary and
child advocacy protection.
patient population in the outpatient clinics includes those that have
no insurance, Michigan Medicaid, Medicare, as well as privately insured
patients; therefore, the Ambulatory Care PGY-2 resident will gain
experience dealing with different socioeconomic and financial issues
related to drug and healthcare costs with our patient population.
Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialists are involved in educating medical
residents and assisting in pharmacotherapy decision-making in various
areas of internal medicine. In addition, we practice in the Outpatient
Clinic Anticoagulation Service (OCAS) as well as the Diabetes and
Pulmonary Clinics. In lieu of drug therapy cost issues, we manage a
patient assistance program to help patients achieve the best therapeutic