In 1985, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute (GCUS Inc.) was established with the mission to provide an ultrasound continuing medical education platform to help medical professionals achieve their credentials and enhance their overall ultrasound knowledge. Today, a division of that mission is commonly referred to as registry review.
Over the past three decades of preparing participants to achieve both ARDMS and CCI registrations in multi-modality fields, GCUS has been leading the way in the education, transformation, and acceleration of ultrasound skills and understanding with the most comprehensive, flexible and successful registry review materials and courses on the market. GCUS combines traditional live seminars, online courses, and study materials for the ultimate educational options for registry success. All Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute registry review programs, courses, webinars and products are approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Over the years we have established a full understanding of how valuable our participant’s time is, and that is why our entire team is 100% committed to offer the most comprehensive, easy to follow, most current registry review courses and products.
GCUS registry review courses and study products are designed to enhance and empower sonographers and physicians through established seminars and educational materials created by our expert faculty that we have assembled over three decades of education and training to guarantee your success. Make no mistake, the registry exams are very challenging and are often updated. These exams need proper and significant amount of focused review time. Whether you are relatively new to ultrasound, or a seasoned Sonographer our registry review options will help you achieve your dream of ultrasound certification. Our programs, courses and products are specifically designed to assist you in your preparation to pass these highly difficult exams on your first attempt.
GCUS is the leader in ultrasound review with an average exam success score of >98% in Physics, Abdominal, Adult Echo, Breast, Musculoskeletal /(MSKUS), OB/GYN, Vascular Technology, RPVI, Pediatric and Midwife Certificate. GCUS has been successfully preparing medical professionals for their RVT, RVS, RDCS, RCS, RDMS, RMSK and RMSKS registry exams since 1985. Gulfcoast Ultrasound registry review programs, courses and products are known throughout the continuing medical education industry for being the most comprehensive, highest quality, and efficient preparation options. Gulfcoast registry review programs, courses and products receive the highest reviews and success rate because our past participants are the most successful at taking and passing their boards on their first attempt.
If you do miss the mark on your first attempt at taking the registry after attending a course or webinar, the GCUS Registry Review PASS Guarantee offers you return access to the online course version of your registry review program for 90 days. Simply send us a copy of your exam score (registry exam must be taken within six months of our review) and we’ll grant you a 90 day access to the online course version of the review.
Whatever your motivation is to get registered, and whichever specialty you are looking to get registered in, the entire team at GCUS are here to assist you in any way we can in your Sonography certification goals. Let us help you build your skills and boost your resume. Don’t delay. Surf our site, or give us a call (727)363.4500 and start your path to getting registered today!
Regularly scheduled live courses are held at our state of the art facility in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. Currently Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Courses and Critical Care Ultrasound Course are offered in for for both introductory and advanced applications. Ultrasound Guided nerve Blocks Training and Ultrasound Guided Vascular Access Training are all offered as well. Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute live courses offer comprehensive training and feature a mixture of didactic lectures being presented by leading industry expert faculty, interactive case studies, and hands-on scanning. Because the hands-on experience is such an integral part of a successful training experience, GCUS courses never exceed a 3:1 participant to instructor ratio. The hands-on scanning is conducted on live models, and inanimate phantoms are also available for ultrasound guided procedure training. You will also receive scanning checklists and case logs signed by our instructors for your use (if needed) for hospital credentialing purposes. Additionally included in your course tuition is lifetime access to the digital course syllabus which affords you with the ability to highlight, bookmark, and make any annotations for your use as a great reference tool in the future. Our faculty are always eager to interact personally with our participants to answer any questions and share their wealth of POCUS knowledge. All GCUS courses are approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit with select courses also offering ACEP and MOC credit(s) (See specific course page for details) and you will receive a certificate upon completion of each course.
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Online Courses are a perfect fit for a Point-of-Care Medical Professional who either already has a source of hands-on training available to them, or just need a refresher course to stay on top of the most current ultrasound practices.
Online Course topics are structured off of the same curriculum and lectures as a GCUS Live Course, simply without the hands-on training.
Individuals who enroll in Online Courses will have 12 months UNLIMITED access to the content which consists of video lectures, case studies, and post-module quizzes.
Participants will be able to print their CME Certificates upon completion.
Online Courses are accessible from ANY DEVICE with internet access (Computer, Laptop, Tablet or Mobile Device).
Registry Review Courses and Study Materials for the ARDMS RVT and CCI* RVS Ultrasound Examinations are available at Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute as well as the APCA RPVI Examination to give you the tools to pass these registries the first time!
Comprehensive live and online courses are available and cover all topics in the registry content outlines. Registry Review Workbooks, Flashcards (available in print or digital format) and online mock exams are all available to purchase individually or in packages at a discount. Tailor your purchase to your exact needs and study style.
With a consistent pass rate of over 95%, you can be confident that you are using the most effective materials! Schools and Educators frequently utilize these to enrich their curriculum for their students (educator discounts available for schools).
*For those taking the CCI examination, be sure to also purchase any physics/SPI review courses or materials you may need as this is a component that is included in the CCI exam.
Training Videos on virtually any specific Ultrasound topic are available at Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute. These are video lectures recorded in high definition and are available for purchase in either Online or DVD format.
Online Videos include Lifetime Access from any device with an internet connection (Computer, laptop, tablet or phone). Training videos are also approved for CME credit (see particular product for details).
These training videos are a great tool for individuals, educators or healthcare facilities that need assistance or a refresher in a specific topic. Group discounts/access is also available (Contact GCUS for more info).
In need of quick, affordable, quality, online CME Credit? CME Vitals are the most efficient and cost-effective way of obtaining your CME.
These online activities consist of a variety of micro-learning formats which include videos, images, case studies, quizzes and articles that are meant to provide an overview of the specific topic of that CME Vital.
CME Vitals activities are available to purchase as individual CME activities or as a Volume. A Volume of CME Vitals are offered at a discounted price and offer a combined total of 10 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credits.
Group enrollment and pricing is also available for CME Vitals.