University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Program Description

Type of Program

The Department of Emergency Medicine is dedicated to improving outcomes of acutely ill and injured patients through high quality, cost efficient care, education, and research. Programs in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh and the Center for Emergency Medicine have gained national prominence by becoming the most prolific program in the nation. The Emergency Medicine residency is affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Year Fellowship Started:

2014

Ultrasound Program Status

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

4

Notable Faculty

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

The goal of the fellowship is to provide the fellow with the tools necessary to become a leader in the field of Clinical Ultrasound. Ample opportunities exist to learn all facets of the field, including teaching, research, and administration.

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Yes

Do you require follow up imaging for patients who get ultrasounds?

Yes, unless the examination is performed by a physician credentialed in ultrasound.

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