Maximize your time at EMS TODAY by adding half-day(s) or full day pre-conference workshop to your Gold (3-day) or Silver (2-day) full conference registration.

These unique, CE certified workshops are designed to provide in-depth clinical and hands-on instruction and will take place on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. These workshops are taught by recognized experts in the world of EMS… and we do mean world, with several international instructors!

CEH offered for all workshops. ADD 1 or 2 today! Don’t forget that complimentary lunch is provided for two 4-hour workshops or one 8-hour workshop!



Ultrasound Use in Prehospital Care & Resuscitations (#20531)

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

NREMT: Medical


Faizan H. Arshad, MD, EMS Medical Director, Healthquest Systems

Workshop Description

This workshop will guide you through the nuts and bolts of prehospital point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS). Led by Faizan H. Arshad, MD, and featuring a team of ultrasound industry experts, this four-hour workshop will do a deep dive into the clinical applications, efficacy, and patient case studies of ultrasound in the field changing patient outcomes. From quickly differentiating from the etiologies of shock in your hypotensive patient to evaluating for a pericardial tamponade in your penetrating trauma victim, POCUS will help you answer meaningful clinical questions without adding to overall scene time. This workshop will give you exceptional ultrasound education and two-hours of hands on experience live scanning. The areas of concentration will be: ECHO, E-FAST (extended focused assessment of sonography in trauma), abdomen and the use of US in Procedural Guidance. You will rotate through four (4) different hands on stations every 30 minutes. Space is limited to 40 people.

Cost: $125.00 Before Jan. 19/$150.00 After Jan. 19