Saint Joseph Hospital Family Medicine Residency

Maternity Care Fellowship Milestones

Maternity Care Experience

  • Management of Gestational Diabetes
  • Management of Preeclampsia/Gestational HTN
  • Management of Preterm Labor
  • Management of Chronic Medical Conditions in Pregnancy
  • Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage
  • Management of TOLAC/VBAC
  • Management of Lactation, Prenatal Education (CLC Optional)

Obstetrics Surgical/Procedural Experience

  • Cesarean Section: 30 per Quarter (120-150 Total)
  • Operative Vaginal Delivery: 5-10 Total
  • Spontaneous Vaginal Deliveries: 15-20 per Quarter (60-80+ Total)
  • Management of TOLAC/VBAC: 5-10 per Quarter (20-40 Total)
  • External Cephalic Version: 10 Total
  • 1st/2nd Degree Laceration Repair: 10-15 per Quarter (20-40 Total)
  • 3rd/4th Degree Laceration Repair: 5 Total
  • Obstetric Ultrasound: 25-50 per Quarter (100-200 Total)

Optional GYN & Surgical Experience

  • Tubal Ligation
  • D&C/D&E
  • Outpatient GYN Clinic/Colposcopy/LEEP
  • Circumcision
  • Outpatient Surgical Procedure Clinic

Non-Obstetrics Clinical Experience

  • Outpatient Continuity Clinic
  • Inpatient Medicine
  • Co-Management of ICU Patients with Intensivist


  • Supervision/Teaching of Medical Students and Residents
  • Directed FM OB Track Teaching/Supervision/Advocacy Each Friday
  • Family Medicine Formal Didactics (1-2 per Year)
  • Obstetrics Chart Review Sessions (1 per Month)
  • Simulation Lab Training Sessions (4-6 per Year)
  • Clinical Observation with Video Monitoring (Optional)

Quality Improvement

  • Bruner Clinic QI Projects
  • Clinical Research Project Participation

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