ESGO Hospital Training Accreditation Tweet Be a part of the ESGO Accredited Centres for training in Gynaecological Oncology Based on European standards of training and care as established by ESGO. ESGO provides supervision for accredited training, and has been running hospital recognition for excellence in training and care while accrediting centres across Europe. The centres ESGO accredited as European Training Centres in Gynaecological Oncology are authorised to provide certified training. As of Sep 2016, ESGO has set new rules for the application process of hospital accreditation for training in the subspecialty, since the prerequisite of accreditation for basic training in obstetrics and gynaecology is not required anymore. Process Overview Training in UK & NL Accreditation Fee Training Registry Process Overview Accreditation Process Interested to be part of the growing network of ESGO accredited centres for training in the subspecialty? As part of the process, to be eligible for the subspecialty training a centre must: Provide the highest degree of teamwork and concentration of resources for the intensive investigation and management of patients. Establish a formal training programme according to the requirements of national bodies. If the national training programme does not exist, the centre should follow the European standards as defined in the ESGO Subspecialty Training Programme and Logbook. Have an adequate workload providing a full range of experience in the subspecialty. Have an adequate medical staffing. Provide adequate library, laboratory and other resources. Provide the resources for a research programme related to the subspecialty. View the full detailed requirements Check out if you are eligible and start the process ! Training in UK & NL Special regime for subspecialty accredited training in the UK and the Netherlands ESGO recognises the local subspecialty training of RCOG (UK) and NVOG (NL) as a full equivalent of ESGO accredited training and ESGO does not run neither audit nor certification of hospitals Accreditation Fee Accreditation Fee and Reimbursement of Travel Expenses Starting January 2018, the ESGO hospital accreditation fee is 500 Euro. This fee is waived for public centres from Low and Middle Income Countries (please consult the list of LMIC countries as of the World Bank). In addition, training centres who wish to become recognized are asked to pay for travel expenses and hotel of the visitors. Claim form together with original bills are sent to the visited centre by visitors directly. Training Registry ESGO Accredited Training Registry Are you an accredited centre with trainees currently in training? Get these records on the ESGO Accredited Training Registry! Fill out the below form and report these records to the ESGO Administrative office once the trainees finish their fellowship. Information about trainees Hospital Re-Accreditations Accreditation is valid for 5 years, followed by re-accreditation. In principle, re-application follows the same procedures as the first application. Accredited centres should apply for re-accreditation 6 months before the original accreditation expires. The re-applying centre should provide a list of fellows trained during the accredited period. Apply now for re-accreditation! Need more information? Contact the ESGO office Testimonials "ESGO stands for care for women with gynaecological cancer and takes all efforts to maintain good standards all over Europe. ESGO hopes and expects that centers, which train our new generation of gynaecological oncologists, will proudly show their commitment to training by ESGO accreditation. Equally, ESGO will thus help our new generation of gynaecological oncologists to provide a hallmark of good care."René H.M. VerheijenCo-ordinator of the ESGO accreditation & certification programme Your hospital isn't yet an accredited training Centre? Check out the General rules and requirements How to apply and start the process Application Form ESGO Accredited Training Registry Are you an accredited centre with trainees currently in training? Get these records on the ESGO Accredited Training Registry! Fill out the form: Information about trainees Already an ESGO accredited training centre for 4 years? Time to get ready to apply for re-accreditation! Quick links to key documents: General Rules, Requirements and Processes Hospital Re-Visitation Upcoming events Surgery Course Ovarian Cancer Surgery Course Mar 22-24, 2018, Hamburg, Germany Apply Now! Read More Conference ESGO State of the Art Oct 4-6, 2018, Lyon, France Save the Date! Read More Congress ESGO 21st CONGRESS Nov 2-5, 2019, Athens, Greece Save the Date! Read More European Society of Gynaecological Oncology The European Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ESGO) is the leading European organisation with more than 2,500 professionals involved in treatment, care and research of gynaecologic cancers. Contact us Explore ESGO eAcademy Journal Attend ESGO Congress SoA Conference Meetings Calendar Network Networks ENYGO ENGOT Join Become a Member myESGO Members Directory News Updates Get notified on all of ESGO’s news and activities.