University of Kentucky

Program Description

Type of Program

3 year EM residency and Level 1 trauma center with dedicated peds ED and >70,000 visits per year

Year Fellowship Started:

2013

Ultrasound Program Status

Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Kentucky

Number of Ultrasound Faculty:

3

Notable Faculty

Jacob Avila from 5minutesono.com, Ultrasoundpodcast.com and UltrasoundGEL.org
Matt Dawson from ultrasoundpodcast.com

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

The ultrasound fellows will receive individual personalized training by Jacob Avila.
They will complete a full didactic program as well as monthly journal article review, dedicated scanning shifts and workshop teaching experience.
They will be expected to perform 1000 scans, and they will become proficient in ultrasonography, administration, and teaching. They will be trained to be a leader in bedside ultrasound.

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

yes

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

no

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