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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.  

The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) offers instructor-led courses, hosted course options, and self-directed opportunities so you can obtain the training you need in the format that best fits your 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 AdultCritical Care Ultrasound: 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.
 

Friday, February 4, 2022 • San Juan, Puerto Rico

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Puerto Rico)

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Saturday, February 5, 2022 • San Juan, Puerto Rico

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Puerto Rico)

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 • Rosemont, IL

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 • Rosemont, IL

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound AdultCritical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal

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 attendee-to-faculty ratio.

Friday, February 4, 2022 • San Juan, Puerto Rico

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal (Puerto Rico)

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Saturday, February 5, 2022 • San Juan, Puerto Rico

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal (Puerto Rico)

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 • Rosemont, IL

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

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 • Rosemont, IL

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

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Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound AdultAdvanced 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.

Saturday, February 5, 2022 • San Juan, Puerto Rico

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Puerto Rico - Morning Session)

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Saturday, February 5, 2022 • San Juan, Puerto Rico

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Puerto Rico - Afternoon Session)

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 • Rosemont, IL

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 • Rosemont, IL

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult (Rosemont, Illinois)

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SCCM

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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Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound

Comprehensive Critical Care Ultrasound

A companion guide for clinicians seeking to improve ultrasound understanding and skills in the ICU.

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult

Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult

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

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal

Critical Care Ultrasound: Pediatric and Neonatal

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

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult

Advanced Critical Care Ultrasound: Adult

Expand your fundamental echocardiographic skills and knowledge.