Northwest Wisconsin Point of Care Ultrasound Course
*This course is for Mayo Clinic Personnel Only*
Anthony J. Furlano, DO , Robert J. Tillotson, DO and Ali A. Zaied, MD
May 31 - June 1, 2023 - Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Mayo Clinic is offering an introductory point-of-care ultrasound course open to all specialties. This course has pre-work presentations for the attendees to review. The in-person section of the course is comprised of mini lectures to review scanning techniques. Under the instruction and direction of an ultrasound expert, course participants practice scanning technique and procedures using ultrasound. The spectrum of teaching covers many applications of POCUS including trauma, cardiac, abdominal, musculoskeletal, procedural, and more.
|Advanced Practice Provider||$400|
This course is designed for nurse practitioners, physicians and physician assistants.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the basics of ultrasound machine operation and physics
- Demonstrate their ability to utilize ultrasound on both live and manikin patients with various clinical scenarios
- Utilize ultrasound FAST exam effectively in the initial evaluation of trauma patients
- Recognize when RUSH exam should be used in patients with shortness of breath
- Demonstrate their ability to utilize ultrasound to perform safer procedures
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 16.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 16.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 16.00 AOA Category 2-A credits.
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 16.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 16.00 AAPA Category 1
- 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 16.00 ANCC
- 16.00 AOA Category 2-A
- 16.00 Attendance
- 16.00 IPCE
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