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Point of Care Ultrasound: Advanced Skills for Outpatient Practice

February 14, 2021 | Orlando, FL Register Now

Ultrasound Course

Get advanced hands-on, point-of-care ultrasound training while earning CME credit and MOC points.

Expert Faculty, Increase Your Assessment Skills

Internationally acclaimed faculty will provide proctored instruction so attendees can gain experience with point-of-care ultrasound and expand their outpatient clinical assessment skills. The learning format will alternate between didactic lectures and small-group hands-on training.  Attendees will have an opportunity to customize their learning by working on solidifying challenging concepts, learning additional techniques and applications, and receiving individualized feedback from instructors.

Prerequisite Requirement: Registrants for this course must have attended ACP’s Point-of-Care Ultrasound: Foundational Skills for Internists 2-day course.  Alternate 2-day introductory courses that include a minimum of 50% hands-on time might be considered as a surrogate for ACP’s course.  A course agenda and certificate of completion must be submitted for approval.  Attestation of significant experience might also be considered as a surrogate at the course director’s discretion. Please submit this information to ACPPOCUS@acponline.org. You will receive a response within 10 days.  If you are not approved for the course, you will receive a full refund.

Course Objectives

  1. Identify indications and rationale for performing the following examinations:
    • PEARLS approach to a multisystem ultrasound physical
    • AAA screening
    • Gallbladder pathology
    • Skin and soft tissue: lumps and bumps
    • Musculoskeletal ultrasound: joint, tendon, and nerve pathology
  2. Perform the ultrasound exams listed above
  3. Interpret normal and abnormal images for the applications listed above
  4. Interpret point-of-care ultrasound findings in clinical case scenarios
  5. Review practical strategies for successful integration of POCUS into the outpatient setting.

Agenda

POCUS: Advanced Skills for Outpatient Practice

Agenda details will be announced closer to the event.

 

Faculty

Faculty will be announced closer to the event.

Registration

 

Register by 12/01/2020

Register on or after 12/02/2020

ACP Master, Fellow, Member, or Affiliate

$725

$795

ACP Resident/Fellow Member

$585

$645

Research Fellow or Nonmember Resident

$725

$795

Nonmember

$975

$1,075

 

Febuary 14, 2021 (PG2102) | Orlando, FL Register Now

Location and Accommodations

B Resort and Spa
1905 Hotel Plaza Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Information on hotel reservations will be available at a later date.

CME/MOC

CME Information

The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Information

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 7 MOC points in medical knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credit claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.