CME Information

CME INFORMATION

Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Clinicians

Method of Physician Participation

Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Clinicians is comprised of 9 online video presentations 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 presentation
  3. Complete an evaluation

Objectives

The 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 ultrasound techniques learned from our world renowned experts
  • Learn basic to advanced ultrasound skills
  • Understand differences in performing adult and pediatric ultrasounds
  • Demonstrate point-of-care applications from FAST to TEE
  • Perform and practice a wide array of ultrasound guided procedures

Joint Providership Physicians

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Stabroom.com.  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.

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

Sedation Management Course

CME Instructions

Sedation Management Course is comprised of live instruction and hands-on training.

Objectives

  • 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 of sedation optimizing patient safety

Airway Management Course

CME Instructions

Airway Management Course is comprised of live instruction and hands-on training.

Objectives

  • 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 Providership Physicians

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Stabroom.com.  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.

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

Faculty and Planning*

  • Robert F. Reardon, MD*, Course Chair, Director, Emergency Ultrasound Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center; Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • James Miner, MD*, Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • Marc Martel, MD, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • David W. Plummer, MD, Assistant Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • Scott Joing, MD*, Faculty Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • Tom Pahl, PA-C, Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant; President, Holy Family Medical Inc., Director of Critical Care Ultrasound, Mille Lacs Health System, Onamia, MN

Contact Person

Jean Tersteeg
612-873-2033

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