PROCEDURAL COMPETENCY

University of Texas Medical Branch

Pediatric Residency Program


The following procedure are required for successful completion of the residency program.

Competency is to be logged by the Resident into New Innovations Procedure Logger; and for those requiring direct observation, the evaluator will be prompted to certify competency in New Innovations.

 

 

 Procedures

Number Required

 REQUIRED FOR PROGRAM COMPLETION:

Anesthesia, Local (Minor Procedure)

3

Audiometry Interpretation

3

Bag-Mask Ventilation

3

Bladder Catheterization (Male or Female)

3

Casting (Immobilization) of Common Fracture

3

Circumcision

6

Developmental Screening

3

Endotracheal Intubation (Newborn)

3

EKG Interpretation

3

Foreign Body Removal (ear)

1

Foreign Body Removal (eye)

1

Foreign Body Removal (nose)

1

G-tube (button) Change

1

Gyn Evaluation of Pubertal Female

3

Hearing Screening

3

Incision & Drainage of Superficial Abscess

3

Injection - Intradermal 

3

Injection - Intramuscular

3

Injection - Subcutaneous 

3

Intravenous Line Placement

3

Laceration repair - Dermabond

3

Laceration repair - Suture (simple)

3

Lumbar Puncture

3

Nasogastric Tube Placement

3

Nebulizer Treatment Administration (via NC, BVM, face mask)

3

Oxygen Administration (via NC, BVM, face mask)

3

Pain Management

3

Reduction Simple Dislocation (e.g. nursemaid's elbow)

1

Splint Application

3

Suture Removal

3

Tympanometry Interpretation

3

Umbilical Artery Catheter Placement

3

Umbilical Vein Catheter Placement

3

Venipuncture (e.g. Blood Draw)

3

Vision Screening

3

STRONGLY RECOMMENDED:

Arterial Line Placement

1-3

Arterial Puncture

1-3

Central Venous Line Placement

1-3

Chest Tube Placement

1-3

Endotracheal Intubation  (child or adolescent)

1-3

Foreign Body Removal (vagina)

1

Intraosseous Line Placement

1-3

Percutaneous Insertion of Central Catheter (PICC)

1-3

Procedural Sedation

1-3

Subungual Hematoma Drainage

1-3

Thoracentesis (e.g. needle)

1-3

Tracheostomy Tube Change/Placement

1-3

 

 


link to New Innovations Procedures Logger.