Advancing the Field, Serving the Community
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.
Announcing the 2021 MissionPOCUS Initiative
The 2021 MissionPOCUS project is a collaboration of two agencies, MedGlobal and Global Ultrasound Institute, who will be leading a trial training program for POCUS in the Rohingya Refugee Camp in Bangladesh.
New POCUS Prime Package
Introducing a brand new offering sponsored by four leading providers in the POCUS industry! Explore your package options here.
New Musculoskeletal POCUS Package
In collaboration with Healcerion, we are a offering a POCUS device and MSK Certification in one convenient and affordable purchase! For all clinicians in family medicine, sports medicine, orthopedics, internal medicine, and physical therapy who perform MSK ultrasound.
Visit our regularly-updated POCUS Resource Library to review scholarly articles, research, webinars, podcasts, and more!
POCUS Fundamentals Certificate
Review and evaluate the foundations of point-of-care ultrasound through our introductory POCUS certificate, complete with learning modules!
The POCUS World Virtual Conference
Registration is now open for the 2021 POCUS World Virtual Conference focusing on uniting a global community in education and action. Mark your calendars to attend this 2-day conference on September 17-18.
New 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.
The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography® (ARDMS)® and The Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement™ (APCA)™ are the internationally recognized standards of excellence in sonography with over 100,000 active Certificants in 25 countries. ARDMS®, APCA™ and the Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy™ are part of the nonprofit Inteleos™ family of certification alliances.
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Physicians and Sonographers 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