Ultrasound 101

This course covers the basic physics and principles of ultrasound. The class provides the theory and understanding behind ultrasound operation. Basic system architecture, transducer types and their applications will also be discussed.

Class gives background and fundamentals for ultrasound operation and lab provides hands on scanning techniques, scanning modes and knobology.

Course Outline

  • Basic Theory
  • Physics
  • System Architecture
  • Transducer Types and Applications

The course is provided online & via the video library on the GMI website.
*Course is prerequisite for platform specific, unless attendee has 1 year of ultrasound experience.

Philips iU22/iE33 Service Training

The iU22 and iE33 are the flagship ultrasound platforms manufactured by Philips. The iU22 is primarily a general imaging system while the iE33 is the premier cardiac system. Both systems offer excellent image quality and ergonomics. This platform is built on similar architecture of its predecessor the HDI 5000.
The iU22/iE33 service training course is designed for the ultrasound service professional. This course will focus on the system as it pertains to theory, architecture, block diagram and functional repair.

Course Outline

  • Basic Theory
  • System Familiarization
  • Manual Overview
  • System Architecture-Common Failures
  • System Software Revision
  • Cart Revision History
  • Software Reload and Upgrade Procedures
  • System Comparison
  • Troubleshooting-Replacement
  • PM Procedure
  • DICOM Connectivity

The course is completely hands on with labs focusing on scanning techniques, common failures, and board/module replacement.
*Course prerequisite is 1 year of ultrasound experience or Ultrasound 101 course.

GE Logiq E9 Service Training

The Logiq E9 is the newest flagship Radiology ultrasound system manufactured by GE. The system produces outstanding images, has improved ergonomics and allows for integration of multiple modalities.
The Logiq E9 service training course is designed for the ultrasound service professional. This course will focus on the system as it pertains to theory, architecture, block diagram and functional repair.

Course Outline

  • Basic Theory
  • System Familiarization
  • Manual Overview
  • System Architecture-Common Failures
  • Troubleshooting-Replacement
  • PM Procedure
  • DICOM Connectivity

The course is completely hands on with technicians focusing on scanning techniques, common failures, and board/module replacement.
*Course prerequisite is 1 year of ultrasound experience or Ultrasound 101 course.

S2000 Service Training

The S2000 is a premium ultrasound imaging console. The system is built on next generation acoustic technologies that enable you to experience never-before-seen detail during examinations.

The system software uses advanced algorithms and an expert database of real clinical cases to recognize anatomical patterns and landmarks as well as perform automatic measurements. The S2000 is the replacement system for the Siemens Sequoia.

The S2000 service training course is designed for the ultrasound service professional. This course will focus on the system as it pertains to theory, architecture, block diagram and functional repair.

Course Outline

  • Basic Theory
  • System Familiarization
  • Manual Overview
  • System Architecture-Common Failures
  • Troubleshooting-Replacement
  • PM Procedure
  • DICOM Connectivity

The course is completely hands on with technicians focusing on scanning techniques, common failures, and board/module replacement.
*Course prerequisite is 1 year of ultrasound experience or Ultrasound 101 course.

Philips EPIQ/Affiniti Service Training

The Epiq 5/7 and Affiniti 50/70 are the newest offerings for the ultrasound modality manufactured by Philips. The Epiq 5 & Affiniti 50 are primarily general imaging systems while the Epiq 7 and Affiniti 70 are the premier cardiac systems. Both series of systems offer excellent image quality and ergonomics. The platforms are built on similar architecture of their predecessor the iU22 & iE33.
The Epiq/Affiniti service training course is designed for the ultrasound service professional. This course will focus on the system as it pertains to theory, architecture, block diagram and functional repair.

Course Outline

  • Basic Theory
  • System Familiarization
  • Workbook Overview
  • System Architecture-Common Failures
  • System Software Revision
  • Software Reload and Upgrade Procedures
  • System Comparison
  • Troubleshooting-Replacement
  • PM Procedure
  • DICOM Connectivity

The course is completely hands on with labs focusing on scanning techniques, common failures, and board/module replacement.
*Course prerequisite is 1 year of ultrasound experience or Ultrasound 101 course.

GE Voluson E8 Service Training

The Voluson E8 is one of the newest in the Voluson family of OB/GYN & Women’s Health ultrasound systems produced by GE. The system provides anatomical images never seen before, has improved ergonomics and improved automation.
The Voluson E8 service training course is designed for the ultrasound service professional. This course will focus on the system as it pertains to theory, architecture, block diagram and functional repair.

Course Outline

  • Basic Theory
  • System Familiarization
  • Manual Overview
  • System Architecture-Common Failures
  • Troubleshooting-Replacement
  • PM Procedure
  • DICOM Connectivity

The course is completely hands on with technicians focusing on scanning techniques, common failures, and board/module replacement.
*Course prerequisite is 1 year of ultrasound experience or Ultrasound 101 course.


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