Target Audience:

Hospital Based physicians, Emergency room physicians, Intensivists


  • Natalie Wu, MD, Kaiser Permanente San Jose, CA
  • Ian Lee, MD, Kaiser Permanente San Jose, CA
  • Valerie Kwai Ben, MD, Kaiser Permanente San Jose, CA


  • Varalakshmi V N Bandaru, MD, Kaiser Permanente San Jose, CA

Session Objectives:

Expect the participants to be instilled with confidence to implement POCUS in their daily routine practice that can ultimately help them arrive at a quicker diagnosis as well as manage their patients effectively


This session involves discussion regarding clinical applications of the prior knowledge imparted in the individual cardiac, lung and abdomen sessions. Multiple pathological scenarios will be created and expect active audience participation with interpretation of the cases using standardized approved terminology. Open discussion of the future prospects of pit of care ultrasound will be carried out as well as discussion involving quality assurance, pitfall of current technology and medicolegal aspects will also be carried out. The participants will be expected to demonstrate their hands on skills in a time efficient/ restricted manner of 5 mins as a quick sweep.


The speakers and planning committee have no financial ties to disclose. 

Credit Statement:

**Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.   
Kaiser Permanente San Jose takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.                
**Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center designates this Live Course for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™        
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Specialty Credits

Session date: 
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Geriatrics
  • 1.00 Pain/EOL
San Jose Medical Center
Conference room: 
Building 1, Residency Conference room A/B, 3rd floor

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