Providing Primary Healthcare and Resident Education in a Friendly, Safe Environment
The Primary Care Center serves as the practice site for the Internal Medicine Residency program of MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, providing primary care and ambulatory services to adult male and females. Subspecialty services are offered on a limited basis in cardiology, neurology, rheumatology and geriatrics. A social worker is available to assist physicians in managing complex social needs which impact patient care.
Patients from age 14 to 100+ are seen. Internal Medicine provides GYN care to women, general adult medical care to male and female adults of all ages.
The Center is open Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. After hour coverage by telephone is provided by a schedule of on call physicians and a Service Team of inpatient residents and attending physicians for hospital admissions.
Our Promise to Our Patients
- We will promote cohesive communication between the Internal Medicine Residency and the Primary Care Center team that builds patient trust and confidence in the quality and safety of our care delivery.
- Our Registered Nurses will participate in professional development leading to certification in Ambulatory Care Nursing.
- Our clinical and clerical team will develop and support evidenced based processes that will assist resident physicians in their practice of providing primary healthcare services.
- We will consistently pursue every opportunity to embrace and sustain an electronic medical record for every patient. We believe complete, accurate documentation that is readily available to all providers at all times, enables us to care for our patients in the safest way possible.