Please view our 2023-2024 Curriculum.
Inpatient volume continues to increase at Children's Mercy, making us one of the largest children's hospitals in the nation based on number of admissions and ensuring diverse educational experiences for our residents.
Non-surgical patients outside of the ICUs are admitted to one of nine inpatient teams, seven of which are staffed by residents and two of which is staffed by pediatric hospitalists. Residents also spend time on our night-float team, called the "Owl Team."
Red Team: General pediatric patients
Purple Team: General pediatric patients
Teal Team: General pediatric patients
Green Team: General pediatric patients; senior-resident team only
Blue Team: Cardiology
Gold Team: Neurology and Nephrology services
Orange Team: Gastroenterology
Owl Team - Night Float: Covers inpatient teams Sunday to Thursday night
Hematology-Oncology: A rotation for second and third year residents