Hartford Hospital - An Affiliate of the University of Connecticut

Program Description

Type of Program

Hartford Hospital's Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship is offering a one year position with an appointment as Clinical Instructor for the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Clinical responsibilities and scanning are performed at Hartford Hospital, a level 1 trauma center with over 100,000 visits annually.

Year Fellowship Started:

2012

Ultrasound Program Status

Division of Emergency Ultrasound, Department of Emergency Medicine

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

4

Notable Faculty

Felix Pacheco, MD
Trent She, MD
Adam Wise, MD
Seth Lotterman, MD

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

-Fellows spend approximately 10 hours per week scanning in the Emergency Department. This time is spent with ultrasound faculty, teaching the rotating ultrasound team, or scanning independently.
-Fellows spend 4-8 hours per week with the Ultrasound Division on image review and QA.
-Journal article review every 1-2 weeks with faculty and rotating residents.
-An Ultrasound Journal Club is held about every 3-4 months
-Up to 10 hours per week are reserved for research.
-Fellows spend approximately 15 clinical hours per week as an attending physician in the Emergency Department.

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Yes.

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

No.

Other Information

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