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Course: Ultrasound-Global Training and Education

Module: Role of Protocols and Standardization in Obstetric Ultrasound

Module Description: In a busy practice, the standardization and consistency of ultrasound exams is crucial to productivity, as well as patient throughput and satisfaction. Hear from Dr. Mike Ruma, a board certified maternal-fetal medicine specialist from Perinatal Associates of New Mexico (PANM), on his institution’s experience with implementing protocols to standardize obstetric ultrasound examinations during this course.

• The process that the PANM team took in order to improve exam time and consistency
• The impact that these automated protocols have had on the PANM staff and their patients
• How to utilize protocols to automate your workflow from exam start to finish
• Industry trends and standards in regards to protocol-based examinations
• Speakers bio

Speaker:Dr. Michael Ruma, MD, MPH is a board-certified maternal fetal medicine specialist at Perinatal Associates of New Mexico. He joined Perinatal Associates of New Mexico in 2008 after completing fellowship training in Maternal–Fetal Medicine at the University of North Carolina. Dr. Ruma is a native of Omaha, Nebraska and received his MD from Creighton University School of Medicine, where he also completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Education is important to Dr. Ruma and he routinely attends national conferences in order to provide the most current, advanced care for patients. He also enjoys mentoring local medical students interested in obstetrics.

Note: This CE activity may be available in multiple formats or from different CE sponsors. ARRT does not allow self-learning CE activities (e.g., Internet courses, home study programs, directed readings) to be repeated for CE credit in the same CE biennium. You cannot receive CE credit if you attended the LIVE webinar.

Author: Philips Ultrasound
About the author: Philips Marketing Ultrasound provides customer-facing materials, supporting pre-and post- sales needs.

Sponsor and/or Accreditation: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Credits: 1.00
Price: $0.00
Sponsor and/or Accreditation: Philips Healthcare (Not Accredited)
Credits: 0.00
Price: $0.00

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