Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop

December 19, 2019

Learning Objectives

  • Utilize point of care ultrasound and echocardiography and interpret images.
  • Add bedside ultrasound and echocardiography to the diagnostic skill set.
  • Provide rapid diagnosis of many conditions.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
12/19/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Event starts: 
12/19/2019 - 9:45am
Event ends: 
12/19/2019 - 4:00pm

                      Agenda Items                             Presenter                                   Time Allotted

Arrival and Sign in

 

9:30am

Echocardiography

Dr. Pray

9:45am -1030am

Cardiac Breakout Skill Session

Dr. Fino and Dr. Pray

10:30am- 11:30am

Lunch (provided)

Slide Show presentation

 

Dr. Fino

11:30am- 12:00pm

12:00am- 12:15pm

 

Pulmonary/Abdominal Sonography

  • Lungs
  • Kidney
  • Bladder
  • Fast Exam
  • Blue Protocol

Dr. Fino

12:15pm-1:00pm

Pulmonary/Abdominal   and Breakout Skill Session

Dr. Fino and Dr. Pray

1:00pm – 1:45pm

Break

Slide Show Presentation

 

Dr. Fino and Dr. Pray

1:45pm-2:00pm

2:00pm-2:15pm

Vascular Sonography

Dr. Fino

2:15pm-2:30pm

Vascular Breakout Skill Session

Dr. Fino and Dr. Pray

2:30pm-3:00pm

Slide Show Presentation

Dr. Fino and Dr. Pray

3:00pm- 4:00pm

Closing, Evaluation and Adjournment

Dr. Fino and Dr. Pray

4:00pm

St. Clair Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Facilitator: Gregory Fino, MD, FCCP, Director of Critical Care Medicine

                     Christopher Pray, MD, FACC, Director of the Department of Cardiac Diagnostics                                

Recorder:   Linda Pantelis, MBA, BSN, RN, Director of Cardiovascular and Critical Care Services   

 

No other planners/members of the planning committee of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and St. Clair Hospital. The University of Pittsburgh 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.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/19/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Please login or register to take this course.

To register, please contact Audrey Rohe at audrey.rohe@stclair.org or 412-942-4160.