Program Resident Education
Prisma Health - Upstate (Greenville)
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Is there a dedicated US month?
Yes - all emergency medicine residents (10 per PGY class) complete an emergency ultrasound block during their intern year. This rotation is comprised of hands-on scan shifts in the ED (some with US faculty and some self-directed), an US curriculum, medical school educational experiences, and US journal club.
Is there an US elective?
Yes - senior emergency medicine residents have the opportunity to complete an advanced emergency ultrasound elective, beyond their intern emergency ultrasound block, if they choose to do so.
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
Class of 2020 - 1 out of 10 residents became an US fellow
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
Number of hours Image Review
Number of hours didactics