Clinical teaching unit
The section of General Internal Medicine has seven clinical teaching units in four area hospitals in Winnipeg – three CTUs the Health Sciences Centre, two clinical teaching units at St Boniface, one at the Victoria General Hospital and one at the Grace Hospital.
Each clinical teaching unit has two attending physicians assigned on a rotating basis and are responsible for admitting patients to the units. The units are staffed by rotating medical students and residents who provide 24 hour care to all patients including the most acute. The attending physicians are available 24 hours a day providing continuity of care for the patients as well as teaching students.