18IDSIM013 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS

Jun 8–Jun 9, 2018 Closed Medicine Nursing

18IDSIM013 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS

Description

This robust 1 1/2-day course incorporates live models, simulations, didactic lectures, and is ideal for general internists, family practice physicians, emergency physicians, residents, fellows, and advance practice providers.

This course is not a certificate course. It is an opportunity to learn and practice point of care ultrasound. Certification and privileges are determined by your local regulatory bodies and credentialing systems.

Choose from one of two dates: June 8-9 or September 7-8, 2018

Please register early, there is limited space available.

Target Audience

General internists, hospitalists, pulmonary critical care physicians, emergency physicians, family medicine residents, fellows, and advance practice providers

Objectives

  • Review the fundamental principles and image formats used in sonography
  • Identify normal and abnormal sonoanatomy of the kidneys
  • Identifying at least three office-based clinical applications of ultrasound
  • Demonstrate the necessary scanning skills required to maximize diagnostic capabilities
  • Discuss basic principles of point-of-care ultrasound machine operation and scanning
  • Discuss advanced point-of-care ultrasound applications, including lung and pleural ultrasound, vascular access, procedural guidance, focused abdominal and pelvic ultrasound, deep venous thrombosis valuation, cardiac echocardiography, and musculoskeletal/soft tissue applications
  • Learn how to enhance adequate ultrasound images for focused examinations
  • Through clinical case review, learn to diagnose conditions commonly identified at the bedside using point of care ultrasound

Sessions

Near Capacity MAHEC EM-FM POCUS CME Event
6/8 4:00 PM–6/9 6:00 PM

3:30 PM Scan Lab Session

A. DVT Screen (Benjamin Gilmer, MD and Will McLean, MD)
6/9 3:30 PM–4:00 PM
B. Renal (Andrew Beeghly, MD and Cait O'Callaghan, MD)
6/9 3:30 PM–4:00 PM
C. Fascia Illiaca Blocks (Emily Natarella, MD)
6/9 3:30 PM–4:00 PM
D. Thyroid (speaker to be announced)
6/9 3:30 PM–4:00 PM

4:30 PM Scan Lab Session

E. DVT Screen (Benjamin Gilmer, MD and Will McLean, MD)
6/9 4:30 PM–5:00 PM
F. Renal (Andrew Beeghly, MD and Cait O'Callaghan, MD)
6/9 4:30 PM–5:00 PM
G. Procedure: Optho vs Line Placement (Vivek Tayal, MD, FACEP, Scott Ramming, MD & Margaret Lewis, MD)
6/9 4:30 PM–5:00 PM
H. Thyroid (speaker to be announced)
6/9 4:30 PM–5:00 PM

Credits

1.400 CEU

The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 1.4 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

13.500 Contact Hours

Contact Hours: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 13.5 Contact Hours. Full attendance is required.

13.500 CNE Contact Hours

13.50 CNE Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1644 This continuing education activity was approved by the Mountain Area Health Education Center's Department of Nursing Education, an approved provider by the North Carolina Nurses Association. Participants must attend the entire activity to receive credit. No partial credit is given for this activity. MAHEC adheres to the NCNA/ACCME Standards regarding industry support to continuing nursing education. Disclosure of presenters, planners, and commercial support relationships, if any, will be made known at the time of the activity.

13.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

The Mountain Area Health Education Center is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Fees

Brochure / Registration Form