2020 RPhS Review Course: On-Demand and Live Stream (RPhS2020)
Thank you for attending the 2020 RPhS Review Course: On-Demand and Live Stream. Please use this site to complete your activity evaluation, claim your CME credit and receive a certificate.
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The 2020 RPhS Review Course is a series of on-demand lectures and a live stream session that includes a mock exam and discussion. Improve your understanding of venous duplex ultrasound and the basics of lower extremity arterial disease, arterial testing, and indirect venous testing. Review the types of testing and treatment options for patients with venous disease, and distinguish treatment choices based on patient presentation. Compare venous ultrasonography with clinical anatomy and and understand how to maintain equipment information, facility, and safety in phlebology organizations. The RPhS Review Course will prepare you to perform the major duties and tasks as listed in the outline content of the CCI RPhS Examination outline.
Sonographers, physicians, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals who desire to improve their knowledge and competence related to venous ultrasound.
Healthcare professionals preparing to sit for the Cardiovascular Credential lnternational's (CCI) Registered Phlebology Sonographer (RPhS) certification exam
As a result of participating in this activity, individuals will be able to:
- Recognize anatomy, physiology and pathology of the deep and superficial venous systems
- Describe the various techniques for treating venous disease and the associated role of duplex ultrasound
- Compare venous disease classification tools such as CEAP and VCSS
- Distinguish treatment choices based on patient presentation using classification tools such as CEAP and VCSS
- Define the ultrasonographer's role in maintaining information, facility, and safety
- Discuss the increasing importance of credentialing for health care professionals
|Linda Antonucci, RPhS, RVT, RDCS||Planner, Speaker||Paid consultant for AngioDynamics|
|Marresa Houle, BS, RVT, RPhS||Planner, Speaker||none|
|Sara Skjonsberg, BS, RVT, RPhS||Chair, Planner, Speaker||none|
The American Vein & Lymphatic Society (AVLS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Vein & Lymphatic Society (AVLS) designates this internet enduring activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Vein & Lymphatic Society (AVLS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME for re-licensure and recertification requirements.
The American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers® (ARDMS®) and Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME toward credential renewal for Registered Phlebology Sonographers (RPhS) and Registered Vascular Specialists (RVS).
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME for re-licensure and recertification requirements.
- 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 10.00 Attendance