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The Advanced EM Boot Camp Course Designed to Help You Optimize the Care of Your Patients.

Specifically designed for PAs, NPs and primary care physicians who currently practice, or intend to practice, in a contemporary emergency department or urgent care center.

Now It’s Time to Drill Down!

The Advanced EM Boot Camp is an intensive, 23.5 hour, three-day (September 13th-15th) course (preceded on September 12th by optional ECG [3.75 hours] and Imaging [4 hours] workshops) designed especially for PAs, NPs and primary care physicians who currently work or intend to work in a contemporary emergency department.

Built on the foundation of the original EM Boot Camp course (which has been experienced by over 7,500 participants), this advanced course goes the next step to drill down on more detail. You’ll learn MORE critical care, MORE airway interventions, MORE trauma management, MORE pediatrics, MORE cardiac care and MORE of what you need to become a master practitioner.

The Goal Is Straightforward.

This course is designed to present an advanced curriculum to help clinicians provide the best, most efficient, most evidence-based care for the benefit of ED patients.  

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Main Course (September 13th - 15th)

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Here’s What You’ll Receive When You Attend the Course


  • Instruction by top award-winning Emergency Medicine educators/clinicians
    As with the Original EM Boot Camp course, the focus has been on engaging the absolute best, most enthusiastic and experienced Emergency Medicine educators, all of whom have worked extensively in a collaborative environment.
  • 42 fast-paced, upbeat & leading edge 30-minute presentations
    The focus is to go beyond the basics and present a series of tightly orchestrated presentations addressing the latest developments in EM practice.
  • Multiple question & answer sessions with the faculty
    Receive clarification and expanded information on material presented throughout each day. Each half-day is concluded by a faculty panel involving all presenters so questions can be addressed by all of the participants in a collaborative manner.
  • An ongoing emphasis on key documentation and risk management conceptss
    The many traps that wind up being the source of errors and potential litigation are discussed on an ongoing basis throughout the course presentations.
  • Literature support for faculty recommendations
    Where appropriate, the literature support for diagnostic and therapeutic approaches will be provided to optimize the evidence-based approach of the course.
  • A comprehensive printed course manual
    The 475+ page printed course manual is designed for rapid review and easy retrieval of key concepts and essential information covered in the course.
  • Up to 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for the main course and 3.75 hours for each of the optional workshops
    Both PA and NP organizations recognize AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ as approved CME. ACEP, AOA & AAFP Prescribed credit also provided.
  • Eligibility to receive 50% off any self-study version of the Advanced EM Boot Camp course.
    Live course participants, please call 1-800-458-4779 to receive your discount code for CourseHost.net.

Announcing Two Half-Day Optional Workshops (Sept. 12th)

Take a deep dive into the nuances of these core EM competencies. The workshops assume a basic knowledge and are intended to be advanced sessions to help optimize recognition of pathology.

Imaging Boot Camp

This intensive half-day course will take you to the next level with regard to the interpretation of ED images. Taught by front-line emergency physicians, you’ll learn common pitfalls to avoid when viewing all manner of ED imaging studies – from head CTs to chest x-rays to musculoskeletal images to pediatrics, you’ll achieve a new level of knowledge and confidence in this important component of ED patient evaluation.

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ECG Boot Camp

With almost 20% of all ED patients getting an ECG, the ability to interpret this important test is an essential ED skill. This course goes beyond the basics with regard to all manner of ECG presentations – from subtle ischemia, true posterior MIs, Brugada syndrome and arrhythmias, we’ll be covering high-yield ECG findings that you just can’t afford to miss. Learn the tricks and pearls that will provide a new level of confidence.

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CME Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) and The Center for Medical Education, Inc. The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this Live activity for a maximum of 31.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 31.5 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.

The program entitled "The Advanced Emergency Medicine Boot Camp Course" has been approved for 31.50 credits of AOA Category 2-A.

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Both PA and NP organizations recognize AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ as approved CME.

(Main Conference - 23.5 hours, ECG Boot Camp - 4 hours, Imaging Boot Camp - 4 hours)

Target Audience

The Advanced Emergency Medicine - An Intensive Boot Camp course is intended for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Primary Care Physicians who want an intensive, evidence-based course focusing on the provision of efficient, safe and medically appropriate care to a wide variety of patients with emergent or urgent complaints.

Learning Objectives

After attending this course, participants should be able to:

  • Incorporate strategies into practice to reduce the likelihood of misdiagnosis in common emergencies
  • Identify historical, physical and testing strategies to consistently provide evidence-based care to a large variety of ED and urgent care patients
  • Enhance clinical skills with regard to the day-to-day care of emergency department and urgent care patients
  • Enhance clinical skills for the delivery of care to patients with emergent or urgent complaints in a variety of ambulatory care settings