The purpose of this webinar is to provide practical tips for echocardiography labs during the COVID 19 pandemic. We will share our experience as an academic institution at the forefront of the pandemic response in Chicago and highlight ways to provide high quality, clinically relevant imaging while balancing safety of personnel.
- Understand Specific Impact with COVID-19 patients.
- Discuss Safety/Infection concerns of UEAs in COVID-19 patients.
- Recognize factors that impact workflow and efficiency in an echocardiography lab.
This program has been designed for physicians with an interest in cardiac imaging (including, but not limited to, cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgeons), nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in echocardiography who are looking for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Physicians: Northwest Imaging Forums is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Northwest Imaging Forums designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All CME course participants are required to pass an online test with a minimum score of 75% in order to be awarded credit. All CME course participants will also have the opportunity to critically evaluate the program as it relates to practice relevance and educational objectives.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM for these programs may be claimed until April 13, 2021.
This CME activity was planned and produced by Northwest Imaging Forums.
This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essential Areas and Elements.
Release Date: 4/14/2020 | Expires: 4/13/2021
0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Anupama Rao, MD, FACC, FSCMR – reported no relevant relationships with entities producing health care goods or services.
Brian Clark, MD, FACC – reported no relevant relationships with entities producing health care goods or services.
Jessica Canzolino, BS, RDCS – reported no relevant relationships with entities producing health care goods or services.
All presenters disclosure of relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients is listed above. No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.