Hospital Procedures Consultants

Our Hospitalist Procedures and Emergency Procedures Courses are ideal for all physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse anesthetists (CRNA), residents or students practicing hospital medicine, critical care, or emergency medicine. HPC conferences are certified for CME credit; 10 hours of credit for the one-day course and 20 hours of credit for the two-day course.  Students also obtain 11.5 hours CME credit for the Online CME course that contains all the course didactics.  Live courses also qualify for 16 hours of Trauma CME credit.

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What Students Are Saying About Their HPC Education

"Fantastic course. One of the most useful CME's I've ever attended!

- Cathy Leadabrand, M.D., Watertown, South Dakota

Latest News in Continuing Medical Education

An Update on the Treatment of Venous Thromboembolic Disease

by Joseph Esherick, M.D., FAAFP, FHM

Every four years the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) disseminates a new set of guidelines on the evaluation and management of venous thromboembolic disease (VTE).

Protocolized Sedation is Recommended Over Usual Care for Mechanical Ventilation

by Joseph Esherick, M.D., FAAFP, FHM

Protocolized sedation compared with usual care led to decreased mortality, decreased ICU length of stay, decreased hospital length of stay, and decreased tracheostomy rates.

Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis is Probably Safe Even When Patients are Taking Clopidogrel (Plavix)

by Joseph Esherick, M.D., FAAFP, FHM

A prospective cohort single center study was conducted to analyze the risk associated with patients undergoing thoracentesis or small-bore chest tube placement while taking clopidogrel.