POCUS Certificate of Completion | Knowledge Exam 2020 Edition
Along with the live skills exam, this knowledge exam represents the final step in the Point-of-Care-Ultrasound Certificate of Completion for Hospitalists, developed in joint partnership with the American College of Chest Physicians.
Before registering for and completing this exam, all other requirements for the certificate must be met:
1. Attend Ultrasonography: Essentials in Critical Care
2. Complete Online Learning Module: Bedside Ultrasound in Critical Care CAE Online
3. Attend an Approved 2-Day POCUS Course
4. Complete Online Portfolio
Once registered, this exam will appear in the Pending Courses section of your transcript on the SHM Learning Portal.
NOTE: This exam does not offer CME or MOC credit.
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