ADULT EM Rotation: PGY-1/2/3
EUS Director: Dr. Leila PoSaw Rotation
In their EM rotation PGY1, PGY2, PGY3 residents will learn how to acquire and interpret POCUS images, and clinically manage adult patients with POCUS.
Orientation to POCUS (1-2 day), Orientation to JMH US (2 hours).
As a result of this course PGY1, PGY2, PGY3 residents will be able to:
• Demonstrate acquisition and interpretation of standard views of the core applications (ACEP) in the adult patient.
• Describe the indications for obtaining the core applications (ACEP) in the adult patient.
• Demonstrate clinically management of the adult patient with POCUS.
Number of scans A minimum of 10 scans/rotation.
Educational scans get uploaded to Q-path. If positive, a note will be written in the chart.
Direct patient care scans get uploaded to Q-path and PACS.
A note will always be written in the chart with macro: “Images saved in PACS.”
All scans should be logged into New Innovations.
Q-path forms should to be completed on the same day as the scan for continuous feedback on Q-path. Scans will be QAed at bedside, at Sonohangout!, or on-line with email feedback.
Performance of 10 scans is strongly suggested to pass this rotation.