Improving CEUS Utilization: When, Why and How We Did It - CME Step 1 of 7 14% Untitled Document Please Note: This program has been approved for Physician CME Credit Program Description / Statement of Need: This webinar brings together experts in the field of echocardiography on system optimization before and during echo enhancement imaging. Target Audience: The content of this webinar is intended for physicians, nurses, sonographers, and other healthcare professionals involved in ultrasound. Accreditation and CME Credit Statements: This CME activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the providership of The Northwest Imaging Forums, Inc. (NWIF). The Northwest Imaging Forums, Inc. is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Northwest Imaging Forums, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses may claim credit for activities submitted for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ in most states, for up to 50% of the nursing requirement for recertification. This activity is designated for up to 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Faculty and Planner Disclosures: As an accredited provider of continuing medical education, it is the policy of Northwest Imaging Forums, Inc. (NWIF) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its activities. In accordance with this policy, faculty and planners must disclose any financial relationships with commercial interests germane to program content. Additionally, in the event a conflict of interest (COI) does exist, it is the policy of NWIF to ensure that the COI is resolved in order to ensure the integrity of the CME activity. The planner has nothing to disclose. 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Overall quality of this CME/CE activity 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest 2. Content 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest 3. Format 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest 4. Speaker EvaluationJordan B. Strom MD, MSc, FACC, FASE* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest Stephanie Wilson MD, FRCPC* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest Tom Porter, MD* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest Kassa Darge, MD, PhD, DTM&P, FAIUM, FSAR* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest 5. Achievement of Educational ObjectivesA. Understand best practices for improving CEUS utilization in your laboratory* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest B. Appreciate the role of CEUS champions to understand and overcome local barriers* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest C. Learn about the role of decision aides in improving the use of CEUS in echocardiography* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest D. To briefly discuss when we start using ultrasound contrast and why we use it in over 80% of resting and stress echoes today* 1 Lowest 2 3 4 5 Highest E. 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