Residents rotate through combined subspecialty teams at Boston Children’s to maximize their exposure to different specialties and patient presentations. There are three combined teams that are staffed by one supervisor and one intern, who work in partnership with the nutritionists, dedicated nurse educators, NPs, fellows and attendings on each of the subspecialty teams. Please see below for the organization of subspecialty teams:
- BCH 6 Subs includes Hematology, End-Stage Renal Disease, and Toxicology teams. It is comprised of one junior resident, one intern, and one medical student. This team has a workroom on the 6th floor and is combined with the 9 Subs team overnight to form the 9/6 night team.
- BCH 7 Subs includes Adolescent and Endocrinology. It is comprised of one junior or senior resident and one intern. The team shares a workroom with PHM C and night team covers PHM C and 7 Subs.
- BCH 9 Subs includes Rheumatology, Allergy/Immunology, Renal, and Pulmonary (including Pulm Transplant) teams. It is comprised of a senior resident and intern and often 1-2 medical students. This team has a workroom on the 9th floor and is combined with the 9 Subs team overnight to form the 9/6 night team.