Abdominal POCUS – Biliary/Renal
See main Advanced POCUS Clinical Case Series webpage for all details: https://info.mghihp.edu/pocuswebinars.
Webinar 4 Date and Time:
Fri, April 30, 2021
12:00 - 1:30 PM EST
Virtual, Interactive Live Webinar
All registrants will receive a recording. Access to recording expires on July 1st, 2021.
Who should attend:
Advanced practice providers and physicians with a minimum of 2 years of clinical experience
Some experience practicing POCUS is recommended, but not required.
The IHP Advanced POCUS Clinical Case Series is a virtual, monthly webinar series for advanced practice providers with a minimum of 2 years of clinical experience and access to the use of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in their clinical environment. Some experience with practicing POCUS is recommended, but not required. Basic, introductory content will be summarized. The majority of each webinar will consist of clinical case examples that highlight the use of POCUS in bedside diagnosis and clinical management decisions. There will be opportunities to interpret image findings and participate in live Q&A and case quizzes. All webinars will be recorded and available to registrants until July 2021.
This series is a part of the IHP’s Advanced Practice Hub, a collection of relevant and just-in-time learning opportunities for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants, consisting of webinars, face-to-face programming, podcast interviews, etc.
In Webinar 4 - "Abdominal POCUS – Biliary/Renal", participants will:
• Define indications for performing biliary and renal scan.
• Learn how to acquire appropriate images
• Interpret images of normal and abnormal findings including hydronephrosis, normal bladder volume, gallstones, sonographic findings of cholecystitis.
• Integrate new knowledge into clinical problem solving.
Hana Dubsky, PA-C
Emergency Medicine Physician Associate and EM PA Ultrasound Director, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Hana Dubsky currently works as the Emergency Medicine Physician Associate Ultrasound Director at Brigham and Women's Hospital. She has received CAQ in Emergency Medicine and is a long-standing instructor and faculty member at Mass College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Physician Assistant (PA) Program. In addition, she has taught the Point-of-care Ultrasound curriculum for the Physician Assistant Studies Programs at Tufts University and MGH Institute of Health Professions.
In support of improving patient care, MGH Institute of Health Professions 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.
MGH Institute of Health Professions designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
AAPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
MGH Institute of Health Professions designates this activity for 1.5 contact hours for nurses.
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ANCC.
Criteria for successful completion include attendance at the live webinar or viewing of the recording, and submission of a post-evaluation.
There are no conflicts of interest for planners or faculty to disclose. There is no commercial or sponsorship support for this activity.
How to Register
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Ginny Do - CIPSI
MGH Institute of Health Professions
36 First Avenue, Boston, MA 02129-4557.
Refunds are unavailable for this web product. Access to recording and resources are sent following the live webinar date.
For any additional questions or concerns regarding this workshop or the registration process, please contact:
Ginny Do - Program Manager
Office of Continuing and Professional Development