University of Florida Jacksonville

Program Description

Type of Program

University of Florida COM - Jacksonville Department of Emergency Medicine supports a three-year EM Residency with 15 residents a year at two clinical sites -- UF Health Sciences Clinical Center, and UF North.

Year Fellowship Started:

2017

Ultrasound Program Status

Division of Emergency Ultrasound within the Department of Emergency Medicine

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

2

Notable Faculty

Petra Duran-Gehring, MD RDMS - Director of Emergency Ultrasound

Andrew Shannon, MD MPH - Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Director

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

Fellows will complete a year long curriculum based on ACEP recommendations to achieve mastery in point-of-care ultrasound. The focus is on hands-on scanning in the active clinical environment, but the program includes a robust simulation experience and proctored scanning with other clinical departments.

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Yes

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

No

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