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The POCUS Certification Academy is committed to expanding the knowledge and practical application of point-of-care ultrasound around the world. In partnership with a community of POCUS experts, we offer certifications and educational opportunities that equip professionals to learn and deliver unprecedented patient diagnosis, care, and safety while using point-of-care ultrasound.

Available 24/7 from your own device, our rigorous POCUS Certifications are convenient, affordable, and specialized to support a wide variety of clinical practices. Whether you are a Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Midwife, or Anesthetist, the POCUS Certification Academy has certification opportunities to support your unique practice setting.

 

Join Us for the Next POCUS Webinar

On June 22nd, 2022, at 8PM ET, Dr. Tan will discuss the use of point-of-care ultrasound in improving accuracy for various treating musculoskeletal injuries.

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POCUS Fundamentals Certificate

Review and evaluate the foundations of point-of-care ultrasound through our introductory POCUS certificate, complete with learning modules!

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POCUS Certification Academy Certificate and Certification Guide

The POCUS Certification Academy Guide is a comprehensive resource to answer all your questions about POCUS Certificates and Certifications.

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Global Point-of-Care Ultrasound Principles Certification

This first-of-its-kind global certification assesses the core POCUS competencies that every healthcare professional should be proficient in to provide safe and timely care.

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The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography® (ARDMS)®, the Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement™ (APCA)™, and the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Certification Academy are the internationally recognized standards of excellence in sonography with over 123,000 active Certificants in 139 countries. ARDMS®, APCA™, and the Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy™ are part of the nonprofit Inteleos™ family of certification alliances.

139 Countries

Represented by Certification

84%

Surveyed Physicians Saw a Need for Formal POCUS Certification

123,000 +

Clinicians Certified

I think the process was seamless and straightforward. The amount of information to be learned was right. Extremely pleased.

Dr. Carlos Ramirez - MBA, FACHE, CHCQM Vice President and Regional Medical Officer
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