20IDSIM024 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event

Feb 21–Sep 12, 2020 Medicine Nursing Other

20IDSIM024 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event

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 advanced practice providers.

Attendees will participate in hands-on sessions and lectures that will cover the basics in several areas of medical ultrasound with clinical applications in inpatient, outpatient and emergency settings. These skills will form the foundation for basic assessment with point-of-care ultrasound as well as procedural methods such as FAST, RUSH, Cardiovascular, MSK, DVT and Renal.

Please note: 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.

Limited space available!

Choose from one of three dates in 2020:
February 21-22nd
June 12-13th
September 11-12th

Target Audience

General internists, hospitalists, pulmonary critical care physicians, emergency physicians, family medicine residents, medical students, fellows, advanced practice providers and emergency personnel

Objectives

  • Review the fundamental principles and image formats used in sonography
  • Identify normal and abnormal sonoanatomy of the kidneys
  • Identify at least three office-based clinical applications of ultrasound
  • Demonstrate the necessary scanning skills required to maximize diagnostic capabilities
  • Discuss advanced point-of-care ultrasound applications, including lung and pleural ultrasound, vascular access, procedural guidance, focused abdominal and pelvic ultrasound, deep venous thrombosis evaluation, 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

Faculty

  • Andrew Beeghly, DO
  • Ben P. Gilmer, MD
  • Jessica Knapp, DO, CAQSM
  • Margaret R. Lewis, MD
  • William C. McLean, MD
  • Vivek S. Tayal, MD, FACEP

Sessions

Select Attendance Date

FEBRUARY 2020 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event
2/21 4:00 PM–2/22 5:30 PM
JUNE 2020 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event
6/12 4:00 PM–6/13 5:30 PM
SEPTEMBER 2020 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event
9/11 4:00 PM–9/12 5:30 PM

Credits

FEBRUARY 2020 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event
  • 1.400 CEU

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire 1.40 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 13.50 Contact Hours.

  • 13.500 CNE Contact Hours

    13.50 CNE Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1758 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

  • 13.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • JUNE 2020 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event
  • 1.400 CEU

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire 1.40 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 13.50 Contact Hours.

  • 13.500 CNE Contact Hours

    13.50 CNE Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1758 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

  • 13.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • SEPTEMBER 2020 - MAHEC Ultrasound EM-FM POCUS CME Event
  • 1.400 CEU

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire 1.40 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 13.50 Contact Hours.

  • 13.500 CNE Contact Hours

    13.50 CNE Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1758 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

  • 13.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • Fees

    $750.00 Registration Fee - Physicians
    Applies 11/13/19–9/12/20
    $500.00 Registration Fee - Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
    Applies 11/13/19–9/12/20
    $250.00 Registration Fee - EMT/EMS/Paramedic
    Applies 11/13/19–9/12/20
    $350.00 Registration Fee - Non-MAHEC Medical Students & Residents (proof of enrollment required at check-in)
    Applies 11/13/19–9/12/20
    $150.00 MAHEC Residents & UNC SOM Asheville Students
    Applies 11/13/19–9/12/20
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