CME Information

CME INFORMATION

Ultrasound for Clinicians Online Course

Objectives

The Ultrasound for Clinicians online course is designed to increase understanding of appropriate bedside ultrasound applications and improve accurate image acquisition and interpretation.  Following completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Improve their knowledge of ultrasound techniques
  • Improve real-time ultrasound interpretation and gain confidence in identifying normal versus abnormal studies
  • Increase knowledge and understanding of sonography of the FAST, cardiac, biliary, renal, aorta, OB/GYN and ocular examinations

Joint Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and High Quality Medical Education.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians – Amedco LLC designates this material for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Basic Point-of-Care Ultrasound Course 

Method of Physician Participation

The Basic Point-of-Care Ultrasound course is comprised of the Ultrasound for Clinicians online course in addition to live instruction and hands-on training.  To claim CME credit for the online portions, the learner must complete the following steps for each online video presentation:

  1. Read the CME information on this page
  2. Watch and listen to the video presentations
  3. Complete an evaluation

Objectives

The Basic Point-of-Care Ultrasound course will help you improve your diagnostic and procedural use of ultrasound in the critical care units and emergency areas.  Following completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate basic ultrasound techniques learned from our world renowned experts
  • Learn basic abdominal, cardiac and Ob/Gyn ultrasound skills
  • Learn EFAST exam for trauma
  • Perform and practice a wide array of basic ultrasound guided procedures

Joint Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and High Quality Medical Education.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits  for physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Advanced Point-of-Care Ultrasound Course 

Objectives

The Advanced Point-of-Care Ultrasound course will build upon your basic diagnostic and procedural use of ultrasound in the critical care units and emergency areas.  Following completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Learn advanced cardiac ultrasound techniques
  • Understand the importance of ultrasound-guided resuscitation
  • Enhance their ability to perform advanced cardiac and gynecological ultrasound procedures

Joint Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and High Quality Medical Education.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Procedural Sedation Course

Objectives

The Procedural Sedation course is comprised of live instruction and hands-on training.  Following completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of basic concepts and advanced applications of sedation
  • Identify the differences in managing sedations in healthy and critically ill patients
  • Understand sedation needs in adult and pediatric patients
  • Establish an understanding the pearls of sedation to optimize patient safety and prevent complications

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and High Quality Medical Education.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Emergency Airway Management Course

Objectives

The Emergency Airway Management course is comprised of live instruction and hands-on training.  Following completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of emergency airway management
  • Understand ways to optimize patient safety during emergency airways
  • Demonstrate the latest airway skills and techniques developed from state-of-the-art concepts
  • Understand differences in adult and pediatric airways

Joint Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and High Quality Medical Education.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Regional Anesthesia for Acute Care Providers Course

Objectives

The Regional Anesthesia for Acute Care Providers course is comprised of live instruction and hands-on training.  Following completion of the course, the participants will be able to:

  • Introduce the general concepts of regional anesthesia and identify patients who will benefit from regional anesthesia
  • Discuss the risks and benefits of various nerve and plane blocks
  • Review dosing, pharmacokinetics and systemic toxicity of local anesthetics
  • Provide continuous regional anesthesia techniques

Joint Accreditation Statement 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and High Quality Medical Education.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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