Please see below for the average graduating senior resident reported performance as primary surgeon.
||UW Graduating PGY4 Average Surgeon Experience (2014-2015)
||ACGME Minimum Threshold
||UW Compared to National % (ACGME 2014-2015)
|Total Vaginal Hysterectomy (TVH)
|Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (TLH)
|Total Abdominal Hysterectomy (TAH)
|Operative Vaginal Delivery
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Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS)
PGY1 residents: Introduction to and practice of basic laparoscopic skills.
PGY1-2 residents: Learning set up, proper technique and potential complications of the hysteroscopy procedure.
Laparoscopic Entry and Exit
PGY1 & PGY2's: Review and practice of techniques and instruments for proper laparoscopic entry/exit.
Laparoscopic Single Port Entry
Learn and practice the proper technique for effective single port laparoscopic surgery.
Robotic Surgery Simulation in OR
PGY3 & 4’s: Practice on DaVinci robot in Meriter OR.
All residents: Practice on Noelle of proper technique for shoulder dystocia.
All residents: Practice proper Abdominal Hysterectomy technique on simulation models.
Obstetric Emergency Drills
All residents: Work in teams to perform OB emergency drills on labor and delivery floor.
Obstetric Blood Loss
All residents: Learn techniques for accurate estimate of blood loss in Postpartum Hemorrhage.
All residents: Develop laparoscopic suturing skills under faculty supervision.
All residents: Practice proper Vaginal Hysterectomy technique on simulation models.
All residents: Study of pelvic anatomy using 3D models and videos.
PGY1 residents: Complete timed laparoscopic skill tests, including laparoscopic suturing.
At the PGY2-4 training levels, each resident has one half day each week at the Arboretum, the Resident Continuity outpatient clinic. A team of residents is assigned each afternoon. The resident clinics are designed to function with a great deal of autonomy, and Ob-Gyn generalist faculty members are available on site for staffing and consultation. The PGY1s will be involved Centering Pregnancy group prenatal visits at the resident clinic.