CME INFORMATION

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Ultrasound for Clinicians

Ultrasound for Clinicians course
Ultrasound for Clinicians course
Ultrasound for Clinicians course
Ultrasound for Clinicians course

Method of Physician Participation

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:

  • Describe basic ultrasound physics.
  • Discuss the benefits of using sonography for central venous access.
  • Perform ultrasound-guided IV access on a procedure simulator.
  • Compare the accuracy of lung ultrasound versus chest radiography.
  • Apply a basic algorithm for using bedside ultrasound in shock.
  • Describe details of the Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST) exam.
  • Evaluate cardiac function and fluid status with bedside ultrasound.

 

 

 

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
  • Anst Gelin, MD, Fellow, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, 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
  • Andrew Laudenbach, MD, Faculty Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • Amy Osterman, aRDMS*, Sonographer Specialist, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, 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
  • 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
  • Mark Robidoux, MD, Fellow, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
  • Andrea Rowland-Fischer, MD, Faculty Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN

Contact Person

Bridget McGuire
763-464-3608

or Contact Us Online

Stabilization Care Course

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CME Instructions

Stabilization Care Course is comprised of live instruction and hands-on training.

Objectives

  • Review Critical Aspects of Managing Cardiac Emergencies
  • Review Must Know Emergency Toxicology
  • Review Modern Emergency Airway Management
  • Review Critical Airway Techniques & Devices

 

 

 

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
  • Stephen Smith, MD, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, 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

 

Contact Person

Bridget McGuire
763-464-3608

or Contact Us Online