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Find Your POCUS Certification Fit
“The modules are clear and engaging and are appropriate for emergency physicians and other physicians practicing point-of-care ultrasound.”
Physician with Early Access to POCUS Program
Why Your Colleagues are Opting for Certification
APCA developed the POCUS program after finding 84% of surveyed physicians saw a need for a formal certificate or to certification:
- Demonstrate commitment to excellence in patient care.
- Provide a critical edge in promoting public safety.
- Document the highest attainable standard in POCUS.
- Validate proficiency in point-of-care ultrasound.
- Promote continued growth and professional development.
Dozens of volunteers worked to develop this program and look forward to celebrating your success as you earn the new POCUS certifications and certificates.
Need More Information
For additional information, please visit APCA.org/POCUS, e-mail POCUS@APCA.org or call 800-943-1709 (Press ‘1’ to speak to a Customer Care Representative and then ‘6’ when prompted).
Interested in volunteering with the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Certification Academy™? Help define the global standards for point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) by volunteering to develop content for POCUS assessments with colleagues from around the world. For details and to apply, visit POCUS.org/POCUS-community/how-to-volunteer.
Applying for POCUS Examinations
The POCUS program provides flexibility to tailor the certification and certificate process to your practice needs, ability to use your own device (PC, laptop, etc.) and freedom to take these proficiency assessments online at any time.
You have options for the POCUS Program; pick what is best for you.