Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral IV Insertion - Online Course
Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral IV Insertion
Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral IV Insertion
12 months UNLIMITED access from your computer, tablet or phone. No lockouts, or hidden limitations after a certain amount of views.
A variety of learning components including: video lectures, scan demonstrations, interactive components/quizzes, and more to improve diagnostic accuracy.
This online course is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ upon successful completion.
All online courses cover the same topics as our comprehensive live courses. Add a Hands-On Workshop (Not Valid for Registry Reviews) and receive 3 additional months of access. See our Blended Course Learning Format for more details.
Group pricing is available for groups of 5 or more (Not Valid for Registry Reviews). Add a Custom Onsite Hands-On Workshop for training consistency, time and cost effectiveness, with the highest quality ultrasound training in the industry.
Private Hands-On Workshops are also available for the learner who prefers the 1-1 learning format. Receive 3 additional months of unlimited online access (Not Valid for Registry Reviews) with a Private Hands-On Course. See our Private Hands-On Course Learning Format for more details.
Introduction to Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral IV Insertion Online Course provides participants a strong foundation to perform ultrasound-guided peripheral IV insertion techniques. This comprehensive course, taught by expert faculty that specialize in ultrasound guidance for IV insertion, is self-directed and contains online video lectures, and post-activity quizzes. Enrollment is valid for 12 months (365 days) and begins the moment the participant is enrolled. Extend your online course access another three (3) months with the addition of a private hands-on workshop or registration for a regularly scheduled GCUS scan workshop.
Date of Original Release: 8/5/2021
This edition valid for credit through: 8/5/2024
1 year/365 days of Unlimited Access from date of purchase. Expires on 1/27/2023 if purchased today.
Code: OC-UGPI211 ID: 5583
Fundamentals of Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access
Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Vascular Access
Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Access Scanning Demo
State the fundamentals of ultrasound physics and demonstrate appropriate optimization of system controls.
Demonstrate image orientation, transducer preparation, and scan protocols for performing use of ultrasound guidance for peripheral vascular access
List the advantages and disadvantages of the “In-Plane” and “Out-of-Plane” and the “Direct” vs. “Indirect” ultrasound-guided vascular access techniques.
Differentiate venous vs. arterial anatomy by ultrasound.
Identify ultrasound imaging characteristics of vessels and contiguous anatomy to determine the optimal approach for vascular access.
Identify ultrasound imaging characteristics of vascular pathology that would indicate a vessel is not suitable for vascular access.
Increase competence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria into clinical practice.
(12 Months Unlimited Access)
Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, PA’s, Paramedics, EMT’s, Radiology Technologists or other medical professionals performing peripheral vascular access/IV insertion.
Lori Green BA, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
President, Program Director. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. Saint Petersburg, FL. No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Michael Prats MD
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine Assistant Director of Ultrasound Director of Ultrasound Research The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Columbus, OH No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Mark Swanson RDMS, RVT
Sr. Clinical Instructor. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. St. Petersburg, FL. No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.
All presentations for this CME activity were reviewed and approved by members of the GUI CME Review Committee to determine content validity and to ensure that no conflicts of interest exist prior to the activity commencement or material compilation.
Disclosure of Individuals in Control of Content In addition to the faculty listed the following individuals are recognized by GUI as being in control of content of this program:
James Mateer, MD, RDMS (Medical Director-planner, QI Task Force)
Medical Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Milwaukee, WI No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Charlotte Derr, MD, RDMS, FACEP (Co-Medical Director-planner & QI Task Force)
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine &
Fellowship Director of Emergency Medicine
Ultrasound Fellowship Program
University of South Florida Medical School
Tampa, FL No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS(Member of Advisory Board, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice Chair of Ultrasound Education
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director/planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
President, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. St. Petersburg, FL No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Trisha Reo, AAS, RDMS, RVT (Program Coordinator-planner, Content Reviewer, QI Task Force)
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. St. Petersburg, FL No relevant financial relationships to disclose
Disclosure of Commercial Support
There was no commercial support involved in the planning, development/implementation of this activity.
Credits (Optional with additional purchase)
The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this internet activity enduring material for a maximum of 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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.