The hospitalist and Emergency Procedures Course is organized by Hospital Procedures Consultants (HPC) and will be held from Apr 29 - 30, 2023 at Swissotel Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.
All students will gain online access to our 19 didactic modules that include all of the lectures and procedural videos for our Hospitalist and Emergency Procedures course. These modules should all be completed prior to your scheduled hands-on skills lab session. As such, you will be able to complete all of the didactic preparation for our course anywhere and anytime and you will be able to review all of the lectures and full-length procedural videos as many times as you would like for a whole year!
After completion of the didactic modules, you will join us for a full weekend of simulation-based training in ALL of these hospital procedures. This procedural training day is 100% hands-on skills lab training with SIX INSTRUCTORS (a 6:1 student/faculty ratio)! You will receive customized, hands-on training in landmark-guided and ultrasound-guided central line placement, ultrasound-guided peripheral IV placement, intraosseous line placement, arterial line placement, vascular ultrasound, chest ultrasound, spine ultrasound, limited Echocardiography, E-FAST exams, RUSH exams, landmark-guided and ultrasound-guided thoracentesis, paracentesis, and lumbar puncture, needle decompression, chest tube placement, pigtail catheter placement, basic suturing, endotracheal intubation, King tube airway placement, laryngeal mask airway placement, stylet-guided intubations, Glidescope intubation, fiberoptic intubation, cricothyroidotomy and other options for difficult airway management. Bedside ultrasound training will be conducted on paid ultrasound models.
We are excited to offer our Hospitalist and Emergency Procedures CME course at the Swissotel Chicago Hotel. We have secured a fabulous group room rate of $199/night for rooms if you register at least 4 weeks prior to the start of the course. Mention that you are with Hospital Procedures Consultants to obtain the discounted rate.
After participating in this educational activity, the participant will be better able to:
• Define indications and contraindications for each procedure
• Identify pertinent anatomy and proper positioning for each procedure
• Demonstrate proper technique for each procedure
• List common complications of each procedure
• Utilize appropriate management strategies for procedural complications
• Identify risk factors for complications from each procedure
CME Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Hospital Procedures Consultants. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates the associated online activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. The total CME for this course is 31.5 hours Category 1 CME credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity also qualifies for 16 hours of Trauma CME credit.
Physician Continuing Medical Education:
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician Continuing Medical Education:
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity