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.  Live course students also obtain an additional 11.5 hours CME credit for the Online CME course that contains all the course didactics.  Live courses qualify for 16 hours of Trauma CME credit and the two day courses fulfill all 30 hours of emergency procedures CME needed for Emergency Nurse Practitioner certification.  Our courses also fulfill the emergency procedures training in airway management and bedside procedures needed to obtain the certificate of added qualification in emergency medicine for physician assistants provided through the NCCPA.

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Blood Cultures are Not Recommended for Most Non-Severe Cases of UTI, Cellulitis, or Pneumonia

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

Blood cultures rarely change empiric antibiotic management and can lead to unnecessary increased costs and length of stays for patients admitted for non-severe cases of urinary tract infections, community-acquired pneumonias and cellulitis

Anticoagulation is Likely Beneficial for Portal Vein Thrombosis in Cirrhosis

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

This meta-analysis shows higher portal vein recanalization, lower cirrhosis progression, and no excess bleeding risk with anticoagulant treatment for portal vein thrombosis in patients with cirrhosis.