Morristown Memorial Hospital/Atlantic Health System

Program Description

Type of Program

Morristown Medical Center
1 year Ultrasound Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Fellowship
PGY1-3 Emergency Medicine Residency with
Pediatric ED/Hospital with most subspecialties
Adult Acute and Fast track areas
89,000+ ED visits per year

Year Fellowship Started:

2002

Ultrasound Program Status

The fellowship is run by the Department of Emergency Medicine and Emergency Physicians Group (div of Envision Physician Services)

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

5

Notable Faculty

Amy Patwa, DO, FACEP: Ultrasound Director
Andrew Graziano, MD: Ultrasound Associate Director
Steven Gohsler MD: Ultrasound Faculty
Timothy Johnson, MD: Crtitical Care/Ultrasound Faculty

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

The fellow learns from a graded system of scanning beginning with scanning at the bedside with the faculty. As the fellows skills develop there is more scanning alone with weekly reviews/QA
Readings, lectures, and journal club are included.
As the fellows skill and confidence increase the fellow will assist residents in scanning their patients at the bedside.

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

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

yes

Other Information

http://www.atlantichealth.org/morristown/for+professionals/residents+&+fellows/fellowship+programs/emergency+ultrasound+fellowship/