Program Resident Education
MetroHealth Medical Center
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Is there a dedicated US month?
Yes (for PG1 residents)
Is there an US elective?
Yes (for PG3 residents)
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
Multiple residents have gone on to pursue fellowship training.
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
ED residents on their ultrasound rotation work full-time with the sonographer-educator and core faculty. All scans during their ultrasound rotation are supervised.
Number of hours Image Review
Varies. Done on a weekly basis.
Number of hours didactics
40 hours per week. All scanning done during the resident rotation is supervised by the sonographer-educator or core faculty. In addition, residents have online modules and cases they need to complete during rotation.