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Critical Care Ultrasound

Get the realistic training needed to perform and interpret ultrasound imaging. 

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Focused ultrasound examinations in the critical care setting have become an extension of the clinical assessment because of their rapid, precise detection capabilities. Assist in the immediate management of patients by learning or enhancing point-of-care ultrasound skills.

SCCM offers three ultrasound training courses:
  • Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult
  • Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal
  • Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult
These ultrasound smart courses offer flexible options to meet a variety of learning needs and fit any schedule.
Hands-On Skill Stations
Hands-On Skill Stations
The opportunity to learn in-person with experts
 
Self-Directed Course
Self-Directed Course
An online collection of presentations by thought leaders
Textbook
Textbook
A copy of Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound, Second Edition
Reference Guide
Reference Guide
A quick reference guide offering bedside best practices
Continuing Education Credit
Continuing Education Credit
Earn up to 17.5 hours of continuing education credit.

Get Started! 

Your ultrasound smart course purchase starts by choosing an in-person skill station event. Upon registration, you will receive instant access to the self-directed online program and the complimentary eBook. Smart courses are about flexibility.

SCCM offers numerous ultrasound in-person skill station events throughout the year with multiple dates and locations. Participation in the skill station event is recommended as part of this course but is not required. Once registered for a skill station event, you may reschedule within two years of purchase.
 

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult

Critical Care Adult

Gain the realistic training needed to perform and interpret adult ultrasound imaging.

Increase your ultrasound diagnostic skills and scanning proficiency with the Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult smart course. Earn up to 17.5 hours of CE/accredited continuing education (ACE). Maintenance of certification points are also available. On completion, participants will be able to immediately integrate their learned skills into clinical practice.

After studying the text and viewing the presentations online, attend an eight-hour hands-on skills training session offered four times annually at various locations for your convenience. This full-day hands-on session is led by expert faculty and uses live models to provide the realistic training needed to perform and interpret ultrasound imaging. Significant hands-on experience is ensured with a low faculty-to-attendee ratio.

Resources for this course are also available in Spanish

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Rosemont, IL

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Rosemont, IL

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Friday, January 13, 2023 - Friday, January 13, 2023
New Orleans, LA

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (New Orleans, Louisiana)

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Saturday, January 14, 2023 - Saturday, January 14, 2023
New Orleans, LA

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (New Orleans, Louisiana)

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Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound Adult

Gain the realistic training needed to perform and interpret pediatric ultrasound imaging. 

Increase your ultrasound knowledge for critically ill pediatric and neonatal patients with the Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal smart course. Earn up to 17.5 hours of CE/accredited continuing education (ACE). Maintenance of certification points are also available. On completion, participants will be able to immediately integrate their learned skills into clinical practice.

After studying the text and viewing the presentations online, attend an eight-hour hands-on skills training session offered four times annually at various locations for your convenience. This full-day hands-on session is led by expert faculty and uses live models to provide the realistic training needed to perform and interpret pediatric and neonatal ultrasound imaging. Significant hands-on experience is ensured with a low faculty-to-attendee ratio.

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Rosemont, IL

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Rosemont, IL

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Friday, January 13, 2023 - Friday, January 13, 2023
New Orleans, LA

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal (New Orleans, Louisiana)

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Saturday, January 14, 2023 - Saturday, January 14, 2023
New Orleans, LA

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal (New Orleans, Louisiana)

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Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound Adult

Expand your fundamental echocardiographic skills and knowledge. 

Expand your fundamental echocardiographic skills and knowledge with the Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult smart course. Earn up to 9.5 hours of CE/accredited continuing education (ACE). Maintenance of certification points are also available. On completion, participants will have a foundation of advanced ultrasound knowledge and will be able to demonstrate appropriate image interpretation and integration of advanced ultrasound studies.

After studying the text and viewing the presentations online, attend a half-day hands-on skills training session offered four times annually at various locations for your convenience. This hands-on session is led by expert faculty and uses live models to provide significant experience ensured with a low faculty-to-attendee ratio.

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Rosemont, IL

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Rosemont, IL

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Saturday, January 14, 2023 - Saturday, January 14, 2023
New Orleans, LA

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (New Orleans, Louisiana)

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Saturday, January 14, 2023 - Saturday, January 14, 2023
New Orleans, LA

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (New Orleans, Louisiana)

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Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound, Second Edition

Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound, Second Edition

Focused ultrasound examinations are being used more frequently in the critical care setting because of their rapid, precise detection capabilities. Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound, Second Edition, is a companion guide for new and experienced clinicians seeking to improve ultrasound understanding and skills in the ICU. This new edition includes emphasis on innovative applications of ultrasound in airway management, acute respiratory distress syndrome, ventilator weaning, an expanded pediatrics section, and real-time procedural guidance. It also highlights administrative aspects of critical care ultrasound, including quality assurance, billing, and training. With full-color images and online videos, this book is a must-have for healthcare professionals who are interested in or currently practicing critical care ultrasound.

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult, Spanish

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult, Spanish

Ahorre comprando el paquete de Ultrasonido en cuidados críticos: adulto, que incluye el nuevo libro Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound, de 2020, segunda edición en e-book, y acceso ilimitado al curso. Disfrute del contenido del curso Ultrasonido en Cuidados Críticos: Adulto 2020 desde la comodidad de su casa u oficina. Los videos de cada sesión constan de un formato de búsqueda que le permitirá acceder a todo el programa como si estuviera ahí. Los temas incluyen gasto cardíaco, función ventricular izquierda/derecha, evaluación ecocardiográfica transtorácica enfocada (FATE), ultrasonido abdominal, y "Pregunte al experto" en vivo, que se llevará a cabo trimestralmente.

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Host an Ultrasound Course at Your Institution

The SCCM Licensing Team can provide details about bringing training to your institution.

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Hosting an SCCM licensed course offers a unique opportunity to train your staff. Hosted courses combine expert-developed lectures with hands-on skill stations and are available in both in-person and online formats. Choose to hold one course or explore package pricing.
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