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INTRODUCTION TO ADULT ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

St. Petersburg | St. petersburg, USA
From 2675 to 3075 USD
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Title: INTRODUCTION TO ADULT ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
Specialty: Cardiology
Dates: From Apr, 9, 2018 to Apr, 13, 2018
Location: St. petersburg, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 2675 to 3075 USD
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Event Venue:

St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, USA Visit the Venue to read more
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Accreditation:

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The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 40.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 40.00 MOC points 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 credits 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.


Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 36.75 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.


Approved by the ASRT for 34.25 Category A continuing education credit. Note: ASRT credits are accepted by the ARRT as Category A credits.


This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

This hands-on adult echocardiography ultrasound course is intended for sonographers, physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and other medical professionals learning how to perform and/or interpret adult echocardiography exams. Participants may include (but is not limited to): radiology, internal medicine, critical care, primary care, emergency medicine, and cardiology professionals. 

Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret Echocardiography examinations.

Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images (sonographer) and recognize potential imaging errors (Physician).

Demonstrate routine scan protocols to evaluate an adult patient using 2D/M-Mode/Color Flow & Doppler echocardiographic techniques.

Perform standard 2D, m-mode and Doppler measurements

Identify normal/abnormal characteristics of 2D cardiac anatomy.

State the role of cardiac Doppler and list the necessary qualitative/quantitative measurements.

Identify the ultrasound findings associated with valvular heart disease, cardiomyopathies, ischemic heart disease, pericardial disease and cardiac masses.

List the latest imaging techniques in quantification of right and left ventricle wall motion. Document findings and apply standardized guidelines during compilation of an Echocardiography worksheet (sonographer) and dictated report (Physician).

List the steps necessary for system optimization during contrast echo imaging.

Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, techniques & interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.

Speakers/Faculty:

Christie Hill Jordan


BS, RDCS, RCS, RCIS, FASE


Manager, Echo Lab, North Florida Heart Cardiovascular Physicians, Gainesville, FL 

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Daniel Bourque


MS, RCS, FASE


Orlando Regional Medical

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Diane Debich-Spicer


PA (ASCP)


University of Florida, Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Pathologists’ Assistant, Research Assistant, Gainesville, FL No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Lori Green


BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT


President, Program Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc., Saint Petersburg, FL

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Richard Palma


BS, RDCS, RCS, ACS, FASE,FSDMS


Program Director and Clinical Coordinator, Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute, St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT, Board of Directors for , Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist

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General Info:

The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 30 days in advance of the course.

The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-29 days in advance of the course.

The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.


Each course registration includes: a digital course notebook(lifetime access to any device, full color presentations, and the ability to take notes/ make annotations within the e-book that will sync across devices.) Daily continental breakfast and afternoon snack will also be provided.


A printed version of the notebook can be purchased at an additional fee of $100.00. Please place your order by calling(727)363 - 4500 at least 1 week prior to the start of the course to ensure that it is available for you at the start of the course. 


The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 30 days in advance of the course.

The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-29 days in advance of the course.

The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.

Currency:

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Registration Cost
Type
Early Registration

2017-09-28
Late Registration From: 2017-09-29 To: 0--
On site Registration
Advance Registration
2675
2675
0
Regular Registration
2875
2875
0
Late Registration
3075
3075
0

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
We don’t provide letter of invitation
Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:

The following accommodations are suggested by Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for their convenient locations and reputable service.


Special discounted room rates are available at most of the beach-front and downtown properties when booked through us. Call us at 727.363.4500 to make reservations.

The Ponce De Leon Hotel 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

95 Central Avenue

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-550-9300


Hampton Inn & Suites 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

80 Beach Dr. NE

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-892-9900


The Inn on Third 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

342 3rd Ave. N

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-894-3248


Hollander Hotel 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

421 4th Ave. N

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-873-7900

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Casey Green , CME Administrative Coordinator Supervisor , Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc

Phone: 727-363-4500

Fax: 727-363-0811

Email: learn@gcus.com

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Casey Green , CME Administrative Coordinator Supervisor , Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc

Phone: 727-363-4500

Fax: 727-363-0811

Email: learn@gcus.com

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