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Welcome to the POCUS Certification Academy

We are the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Certification Academy—the Clinical Certificate and Specialty Certification program in point-of-care ultrasound designed to demonstrate your clinical proficiency, pride in your profession and your ongoing commitment to patient care and safety. Available 24/7 from your own location, the online POCUS Certification Academy assessments are convenient, affordable and widely recognized for distinguishing ability in POCUS.

For Physicians

  • Demonstrate your commitment to providing exceptional patient care
  • Join the future of ultrasound and healthcare technology
For Physician
Assistants

  • Test your knowledge in the proper use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS)
  • Join the future of ultrasound and provide exceptional patient care
For Nurse
Practitioners

  • Test your knowledge in the proper use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS)
  • Join the future of ultrasound and provide exceptional patient care
For Healthcare
Providers

  • Test your knowledge in the proper use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS)
  • Get recognized for your proficiency in the latest POCUS techniques
For Employers /
Organizations

  • Be confident that every member of your organization is providing the best possible patient care
  • Ensure that your organization is at the forefront of ultrasound technology

Organizational discounts are available

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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.

25

Countries
Represented by POCUS Certification

84%

Surveyed Physicians
Saw a Need for Formal POCUS Certification

100000+

Physicians and
Sonographers Certified

Core Values

Global Standards


Create global standards of excellence in patient care through point-of-care ultrasound

Highest Quality


Recognize the enduring commitment to the highest quality in patient care through rigorous assessments and continual learning

Collaboration


To collaborate with innovative organizations and healthcare professionals to build the future of point-of-care ultrasound through assessment and education

Ready to get certified?

In addition to the POCUS Fundamentals Certificate, you may earn Specialty Certifications, which include clinical content from specified content areas, and individual Clinical Certificates in a variety of content areas.