April 21, 2023

How General Pediatricians Learn Procedures: Implications for Training and Practice – 04/20/2023

Medical Education Online


Though ACMGE requires general pediatricians to learn 13 procedures during training, it turns out many of these providers do not normally perform these procedures in practice.  Most learned in a “See one, Do one” model instead of a more effective mastery framework involving “Learn, See, Practice, Prove, Do, Maintain.”  Also, many pediatricians reported never being formally assessed on procedural competency during residency.