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    • RESIDENCY REVIEW COMMITTEE FOR RADIOLOGY 515 N State, Ste 2000, Chicago, IL 60654 • (312) 755-5000 • www.acgme.org FOR NEW APPLICATIONS ONLY –ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGYGENERAL INSTRUCTIONSAPPLICATIONS FOR A NEW PROGRAM: This Program Information Form (PIF) is for programs applying for INITIALACCREDITATION ONLY (for Continued Accreditation or re-accreditation, use the CONTINUED ACCREDITATION PIF inconjunction with the Web Accreditation Data System).All sections of the form applicable to the program must be completed in order to be accepted for review.The information provided should describe the proposed program. For items that do not apply indicate N/A inthe space provided. Where patient numbers are requested, estimate what you expect will occur. If anyrequested information is not available, an explanation should be given and it should be so indicated in theappropriate place on the form.Once the forms are complete, number the pages sequentially in the bottom center. Send three completecopies to the executive director of the Residency Review Committee for Diagnostic Radiology at theaddress above. They must be identical and final. Draft copies are not acceptable. The forms should besubmitted bound by either sturdy rubber bands or binder clips. Do not place the forms in covers such as twoor three ring binders, spiral bound notebooks, or any other form of binding.The program director is responsible for the accuracy of the information supplied in this form and must signit. It must also be signed by the designated institutional official of the sponsoring institution.Review the Program Requirements for Residency Education in Abdominal Radiology. The ProgramRequirements or the Institutional Requirements may be downloaded from the ACGME website(www.acgme.org):For questions regarding: -the completion of the form (content), contact the Accreditation Administrator. -the Accreditation Data System, email WebADS@acgme.org.For a glossary of terms, use the following link –http://www.acgme.org/acWebsite/GME_info/gme_glossary.asp Abdominal Radiology i
    • Attach the following documents to the application:References to Common Program and Institutional Requirements are in parenthesis 1. Policy for supervision of residents (addresses residents’ responsibilities for patient care and progressive responsibility for patient management and faculty responsibilities for supervision) (CPR IV.A.4.; IR III.B.4.) 2. Program policies and procedures for residents’ duty hours and work environment (CPR II.A.j.4.; CPR VI.C.; IR II.D.4.i.; IR III.B. 3.) 3. Moonlighting policy (CPR VI.F.1-2; CPR II.A.4.j.; IR II.D.4.j.) 4. Overall educational goals for the program (CPR IV.A.1.) 5. A sample of competency-based goals and objectives for one assignment at each educational level (CPR IV. A. 2.) 6. All Program Letters of Agreement (PLAs) (CPR I.B.1.) 7. A blank copy of the forms that will be used to evaluate residents at the completion of each assignment (CPR V.A.1.a.) 8. Copies of tools the program will use to provide objective assessments of competence in patient care, medical knowledge, practice-based learning and improvement, interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism, and systems-based practice (CPR V.A.1.b.(1)) 9. A blank copy of the form that will be used to document the semiannual evaluation of the residents with feedback (CPR V.A.1.b.(2) & (4)) 10. A blank copy of the final (summative) evaluation of residents, documenting performance during the final period of education and verifying that the resident has demonstrated sufficient competence to enter practice without direct supervision (CPR V.A.2.) 11. A blank copy of the form that residents will use to evaluate the faculty (CPR V.B. 3.) 12. A blank copy of the form that residents will use to evaluate the program (CPR V.C.1.d.(1))Single Program Sponsors only: 1. A copy of the resident contract with the pertinent items from the institutional requirements and Master Affiliation Agreements 2. Institutional policy for recruitment, appointment, eligibility, and selection of residents (IR II.A.) 3. Institutional policy for discipline and dismissal of residents, including due process (IR II.D.4.e.; IR III.B.7.) Abdominal Radiology ii
    • RESIDENCY REVIEW COMMITTEE FOR RADIOLOGY 515 N State, Ste 2000, Chicago, IL 60654 • (312) 755-5000 • www.acgme.org10 Digit ACGME Program I.D. #:Program Name:TABLE OF CONTENTSWhen you have completed the forms, number each page sequentially in the bottom center. Report thispagination in the Table of Contents and submit this cover page with the completed PIF. Common PIF1 Page(s)Accreditation InformationParticipating Sites Single Program Sponsoring Institutions (if applicable)Faculty/Resources Program Director Information Physician Faculty Roster Faculty Curriculum Vitae Non Physician Faculty Roster Program ResourcesFellow Appointments Number of Positions Actively Enrolled Fellows (if applicable)Skills and CompetenciesGrievance ProceduresMedical Information AccessEvaluation (Fellows, Faculty, Program)Fellow Duty Hours Common Subspecialty PIF (for subspecialties of Diagnostic Radiology) Page(s)InstitutionsProgram Personnel and ResourcesFellow AppointmentsPatient CareMedical KnowledgeInterpersonal and Communication SkillsProfessionalismSystems-based PracticeCurriculumFellows’ Scholarly ActivityEvaluation Specialty Specific PIFProgram Personnel and ResourcesPatient CareMedical KnowledgeCurriculumAbdominal Radiology Procedures Abdominal Radiology iii
    • RESIDENCY REVIEW COMMITTEE FOR RADIOLOGY 515 N State, Ste 2000, Chicago, IL 60654 • (312) 755-5000 • www.acgme.org FOR NEW APPLICATIONS ONLY –ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGYA. ACCREDITATION INFORMATION Date: Title of Program: Core Program Information Title of Core Program: Core Program Director: 10 Digit ACGME Program ID#: Accreditation Effective Date: Status: Next Review Last Review Date: Cycle Length: Date: The signatures of the director of the program and the Designated Institutional Official attest to the completeness and accuracy of the information provided on these forms: Signature of Program Director (and Date): Signature of Core Program Director (and Date): Signature of Designated Institutional Official (DIO) (and Date): 1. Respond to previous citation(s) Provide a concise update on each previous citation and indicate how each has been addressed (if applicable). 2. Describe changes not mentioned above Provide a concise update explaining any major changes, not described in your response to question # 1, to the fellowship program since the last site visit (for example, changes in program format, fellow complement, program leadership, or participating sites). 3. Planned start date for the first class of fellows (answer only if this is a new application) Abdominal Radiology 1
    • B. PARTICIPATING SITES SPONSORING INSTITUTION: (The university, hospital, or foundation that has ultimate responsibility for this program.) Name of Sponsor: Address: Single Program Sponsor? ( ) YES ( ) NO City, State, Zip code: Type of Institution: (e.g., Teaching Hospital, General Hospital, Medical School) Name of Designated Institutional Official: Mailing Address: Phone Number: Email: Name of Chief Executive Officer: PRIMARY SITE (Site #1) Name: Address: City, State, Zip Code: Clinical Site? ( ) YES ( ) NO Type of Rotation (select one) Elective ( ) Required ( ) Both ( ) Length of Fellow Rotations (in months) CEO/Director/President’s Name: Joint Commission Accredited? ( ) YES ( ) NO If no, explain: The Program Director must submit any participating sites routinely providing an educational experience, required for all fellows. Duplicate as necessary. PARTICIPATING SITE (Site #2) Name: Address: City, State, Zip Code: Integrated: ( ) YES ( ) NO Does this site also sponsor its own program in this subspecialty? ( ) YES ( ) NO Does it participate in any other ACGME-accredited programs in this ( ) YES ( ) NO subspecialty? Distance between #2 & Miles: Minutes: #1: Type of Rotation ( ) Elective ( ) Required ( ) Both (select one) Length of Fellow Rotations (in months) CEO/Director/President’s Name: Brief Educational Rationale: Abdominal Radiology 2
    • 1. Single Program Sponsoring Institutions (Institutions that sponsor a single core or subspecialty program, or a single core program and its subspecialties). For those institutions which are either a single-program sponsoring institution (e.g., medical genetics only), or an institution with multiple residencies accredited by the same Residency Review Committee (RRC), the institutional review will be conducted in conjunction with the review of the program. Only programs in these two categories are to complete the following institutional questions. a) Provide an institutional statement that commits the necessary financial, educational, and human resources to support the GME program(s) and provide documentation that the statement has been approved by the governing body, the administration and the teaching staff. (IR I.B.2) b) Describe the formal method by which a periodic evaluation of the program’s educational quality and compliance with the program requirements occurs. Explain how fellows and faculty in the program are involved in the evaluation process. (CPR V.C; IR IV) c) Describe how the institution complies with the Institutional Requirements regarding “Resident Eligibility and Selection” and the development of appropriate criteria for the selection, evaluation, promotion and dismissal of fellows in accordance with the Program and Institutional Requirements. (IR II.A-B) d) Summarize how the institution complies with the ACGME Institutional Requirements regarding fellow support, benefits and conditions of employment to include the details of the fellow contract or agreement as outlined in the ACGME Institutional Requirements. (Do not append the fellow contract/agreement to the PIF but state when it is given to the fellows and applicants. Have a copy available for verification by the site visitor on the day of the survey with the various items required by the ACGME numbered according to the Institutional Requirements.) (IR II.C-D) e) Describe in detail the grievance (due process) procedure(s) that is available to fellows, including the composition of the grievance committee, and mechanisms for handling complaints and grievances related to actions which could result in dismissal, non-renewal of a fellow’s contract, or other actions that could significantly threaten a fellow’s intended career development. (IR II.D.4.c-d) Abdominal Radiology 3
    • C. FACULTY / RESOURCES 1. Program Director Information Name: Title: Address: City, State, Zip code: Telephone: FAX: Email: Date First Appointed as Program Director: Principal Activity Devoted to Fellow Education? Yes: No: Term of Program Director Appointment: Date first appointed as faculty member in the program: Number of hours per week Director spends in: Clinical Administration: Research: Didactics/Teaching: Supervision: Primary Specialty Board Certification: Most Recent Year: Subspecialty Board Certification: Most Recent Year: Number of years spent teaching in this subspecialty: a) Is the program director familiar with and does he/she oversee compliance with ACGME/RRC policies and procedures as outlined in the ACGME Manual of Policies and Procedures (found at http://www.acgme.org/acWebsite/about/ab_ACGMEPoliciesProcedures.pdf)? .....................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO b) Using the form provided in section C.3. provide a one page CV for the program director. 2. Physician Faculty Roster Calculate the number of faculty required for your program, based on the requirement for one full time equivalent faculty member at the parent institution and integrated sites for each fellow in the program. List alphabetically and by site the faculty counted by the program to meet this requirement. Using the form provided below, supply a one page CV for each faculty listed. Primary and Secondary Specialties / Average Field Hours Per Based Years as Week Mainly Board Faculty Devoted at Site Specialty / Certification Recertification in to Fellow Name (Position) Degree # Field (Y/N)† Date Specialty Education (PD) † Certification for the primary specialty refers to ABMS Board Certification. Certification for the subspecialty refers to ABMS sub-board certification. Abdominal Radiology 4
    • 3. Faculty Curriculum Vitae First Name: MI: Last Name: Present Position: Graduate Medical Education Program Name(s); include all residencies and fellowships: Certification and Re- Certification Information Current Licensure Data Certification Re-Certification Date of Expiration Specialty Year Year State (mm/yyyy) Academic Appointments - List the past ten years, beginning with your current position. Start Date (mm/ End Date yyyy) (mm/yyyy) Description of Position(s) Present Concise Summary of Role in Program: Current Professional Activities / Committees: Selected Bibliography - Most representative Peer Reviewed Publications / Journal Articles from the last 5 years (limit of 10): Selected Review Articles, Chapters and/or Textbooks (Limit of 10 in the last 5 years): Participation in Local, Regional, and National Activities / Presentations - Abstracts (Limit of 10 in the last 5 years): If not ABMS board certified, explain equivalent qualifications for Review Committee consideration:4. Non Physician Faculty Roster List alphabetically the non-physician faculty who provide required instruction or supervision of fellows in the program. # of Years Based Teaching as Primarily at Subspecialty / Role In Faculty in Name (Position) Degree Site # Field Program Subspecialty Abdominal Radiology 5
    • 5. Program Resources a) How will the program ensure that faculty (physician and nonphysician) have sufficient time to supervise and teach fellows? Include time spent in activities such as conferences, rounds, journal clubs, research, mentoring, teaching technical skills etc. if relevant. b) Briefly describe the educational and clinical resources available for fellow education. [The answer must include how specialty specific reference materials are accessible. It should also include resources provided by the program and the institution.]D. FELLOW APPOINTMENTS 1. Number of Positions (for the current academic year) Number of Requested Positions Number of Filled Positions* *Not applicable to new programs with no fellows on duty. Count part-time fellows as 0.5 FTE. If the number of filled positions exceeds the number of positions approved by the Review Committee, provide an explanation of this variance. 2. Actively Enrolled Fellows (if applicable) a) List alphabetically all fellows actively enrolled in this program as of August 31 of current academic year. Has completed an ACGME- accredited specialty Program Expected Specialty of program Start Completion Year in Years of Most Recent (Y/N) If no, Name Date Date Program Prior GME Prior GME explain b) Did you obtain documentation that each fellow has met the eligibility criteria? ( ) YES ( ) NO Abdominal Radiology 6
    • E. SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES Describe how fellows are informed about their assignments and duties during the fellowship. [The answer must confirm that there are skills and competencies that the fellow will be able to demonstrate at the conclusion of the program, and that these are distributed (hard copy, electronically, listserv, etc.) to all fellows.]F. GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES Describe how the program handles complaints or concerns the fellows raise. (The answer must describe the mechanism by which individual fellows can address concerns in a confidential and protected manner as well as steps taken to minimize fear of intimidation or retaliation.)G. MEDICAL INFORMATION ACCESS 1. Do fellows have access to specialty-specific and other appropriate reference material in print or electronic format? ...............................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 2. Are electronic medical literature databases with search capabilities available to fellows? ...........................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NOH. EVALUATION (FELLOWS, FACULTY, PROGRAM) 1. Are fellows provided with a description of the skills and competencies that they should be able to demonstrate by the conclusion of the program? .................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 2. Does the faculty provide formative feedback in a timely manner?.......................( ) YES ( ) NO 3. Describe how evaluators are educated to use assessment methods for the six competencies so that fellows are evaluated fairly and consistently. Limit your response to 400 words. 4. Describe how fellows are informed of the performance criteria on which they will be evaluated. Limit your response to 400 words. 5. Describe how the fellows develop skills to locate, appraise, and assimilate evidence from scientific studies related to their patients’ health. Limit your response to 400 words. 6. Describe at least one change implemented during the last year due to fellow participation in quality improvement activities. Limit your response to 400 words. Abdominal Radiology 7
    • 7. Describe the mechanism used to provide the semiannual evaluations of fellows (e.g., who meets with the fellows and how the results are documented in fellow files). Limit your response to 400 words. 8. Describe the system for evaluating faculty performance as it relates to the educational program. Limit your response to 400 words. 9. Describe the mechanisms used for program evaluation, including how the program uses aggregated results of the fellows’ performance and/or other program evaluation results to improve the program. (Have the written plan of action available for review by the site visitor.) Limit your response to 600 words.I. FELLOW DUTY HOURS 1. Concisely describe how faculty members supervise fellows in patient care activities. 2. How will the program ensure that fellows comply with the ACGME duty hour standards? Be specific as regards the duty hour weekly limit, time spent on-call, days free each week, length of duty shifts, periods of rest between duty shifts, and moonlighting policies, as applicable. 3. How are fellow duty hours monitored? 4. How are identified fellow duty hour violations addressed? Abdominal Radiology 8
    • THE RESIDENCY REVIEW COMMITTEE FOR DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGY 515 N State, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60654 • (312) 755-5000 • www.acgme.org COMMON SUBSPECIALTY PROGRAM INFORMATION FORMPARTICIPATING SITES (PR.I.B.3.) Name of ACGME- accredited diagnostic radiology program with which the fellowship program is associated. (Not required for pediatric radiology). If the residency is not sponsored by the institution that sponsors the fellowship program, describe the affiliation between the fellowship and the residency.PROGRAM PERSONNEL AND RESOURCESProgram Director (PR II.A.1.a.) What percentage of time does the program director spend in the subspecialty? ...........................( )Other Program Personnel (PR II.C.1.) 1. Is there a program coordinator available to the program?....................................( ) YES ( ) NO If no, explain 2. Does the program coordinator have sufficient time and resources to support the administration and educational conduct of the program?...................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO If no, explainResources (PR II.D.) Briefly describe the facilities and space, including study space, conference space, and access to computers, available for the education of fellow.Medical Information Access (PR II.E) Describe resources available for point of service teaching and learning utilized during read out session. The description should include the availability of electronic resources.FELLOW APPOINTMENTS 1. Explain the distinction between the diagnostic radiology residents and the fellows in terms of clinical activities and level of responsibility. Abdominal Radiology 9
    • 2. Will the fellow have responsibility for teaching residents? ...................................( ) YES ( ) NO If yes, describe.PATIENT CARE 1. Briefly describe how fellows provide consultation with referring physicians or services. (PR IV.A.2.a.(1)) 2. Do fellows have a clearly defined role in educating diagnostic residents, and if appropriate, medical students and other professional personnel in the care and management of patients? (PR IV.A.2.a.(2)) .................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO If no, explain 3. Provide examples of how fellows follow standards of care for practicing in a safe environment, attempt to reduce errors, and improve patient outcomes. (PR IV.A.2.a.(3)) Limit to 100 words • • • 4. Describe and provide examples of how fellows are educated in and apply low dose radiation techniques in both adults and children and how they become skilled in preventing and treating complications of contrast administration. (PR IV.A.2.a.(4) and IV.A.2.b.(2)) Limit to 200 wordsMEDICAL KNOWLEDGE (PR IV.A.2.B.(3)) Briefly describe how fellows develop skills in preparing and presenting educational material for medical students, graduate medical staff, and allied health personnel. Limit to 200 wordsINTERPERSONAL AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS (PR IV.A.2.D.(1)) List the methods used to evaluate the fellows written and oral communication skills. Limit to 200 words Abdominal Radiology 10
    • PROFESSIONALISM 1. Do fellows demonstrate compassion, integrity, and respect for others? (PR IV.A.2.e.(1)) ............................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 2. Do fellows demonstrate responsiveness to patient needs that supersedes self-interest? (PR IV.A.2.e.(2)...................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 3. Do fellows demonstrate respect for patient privacy and autonomy? (PR IV.A.2.e.(3)) ............................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 4. Do fellows demonstrate accountability to patients, society and the profession? (PR IV.A.2.e.(4)) ............................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 5. Do fellows demonstrate sensitivity and responsiveness to a diverse patient population, including but not limited to diversity in gender, age, culture, race, religion, disabilities, and sexual orientation? (PR IV.A.2.e.(5))..................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 6. Briefly describe how the program assesses fellow competence in the areas referenced in questions 1-5. 7. Describe how the program ensures that fellows demonstrate compliance with institutional and departmental policies (e.g., HIPAA, the JC, patient safety, infection control, etc). (PR IV.A.2.e.(6)) Limit to 200 wordsSYSTEMS-BASED PRACTICE 1. Describe how fellows work in interprofessional teams to enhance patient safety and improve patient care quality. (PR IV.A.2.f.(1)) Limit to 200 words 2. Provide specific examples of how fellows participate in identifying system errors and implementing potential systems solutions. (PR IV.A.2.f.(2)) Limit to 200 wordsCURRICULUMConferences (PR IV.A.3.) 1. Do conferences include: a) Intradepartmental conferences (PR IV.A.3.a).................................................( ) YES ( ) NO If yes, how frequently does this occur? ................................( ) b) Departmental grand rounds (PR IV.A.3.b)......................................................( ) YES ( ) NO If yes, how frequently does this occur? ................................( ) Abdominal Radiology 11
    • c) At least one interdisciplinary conference per week (IV.A.3.c).........................( ) YES ( ) NO d) Peer review case conference and/or M&M conference (PR IV.A.3.d)............( ) YES ( ) NO If yes, how frequently does this occur?.................................( ) 2. Briefly describe the policy for fellow attendance and participation at local and national meetings. Indicate whether the program provides reimbursement. (PR IV.A.4) 3. Formal didactic sessions (PR IV.A.5) 1Enter the schedule of conferences and lectures for the most recent 12-month period. The specific title of lectures/sessions is requested. (PR IV.A.4-6) Reporting Period (Recent 12- From: To: month period): Topic TitleRotation Schedule (PR IV) Using the format provided in the sample below, provide a rotation schedule for the 12-month program. Insert additional rows as needed. SAMPLE Week/Month Rotation Title Site 4 weeks Emergency radiology 3 12 weeks CT/MRI 1 4 weeks Orthopedic elective 2 4 weeks MSK ultrasound 3 4 weeks Peds MSK 1 8 weeks MSK interventions 1 4 weeks PET/CT 4 4 weeks Research 2 8 weeks General MSK 1 Week/Month Rotation Title Site Abdominal Radiology 12
    • FELLOWS’ SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES 1. Describe how fellows are instructed in the fundamentals of experimental design, performance, interpretation of results. (PR IV.B.1.) 2. List fellow scholarly projects for the current fellows and most recent graduates. Indicate whether the projects were submitted for publication or presented at departmental, institutional, local, regional, national or international meetings. (PR IV.B.2.)EVALUATIONFellow Formative Evaluation (PR V.A.1.b.(3).(a)) 1. Do fellow evaluations include at least a quarterly review?...................................( ) YES ( ) NO 2. Does the quarterly review include the following? a) review of the faculty’s evaluations of the fellow..............................................( ) YES ( ) NO b) review of the fellow’s procedure log...............................................................( ) YES ( ) NO c) documentation of compliance with institutional and department policies (e.g. HIPAA, the JC, patient safety, infection control, etc.)..............................................................( ) YES ( ) NO Explain any “no” responses.Faculty Evaluation (PR V.B.3.) 1. Do faculty evaluations include a written confidential evaluation by the fellows?...( ) YES ( ) NO 2. Do faculty receive annual feedback from these evaluations?...............................( ) YES ( ) NO Explain any “no” responses. Abdominal Radiology 13
    • RESIDENCY REVIEW COMMITTEE FOR RADIOLOGY 515 N State, Ste 2000, Chicago, IL 60654 • (312) 755-5000 • www.acgme.org FOR CONTINUED ACCREDITATION –ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGYPROGRAM PERSONNEL AND RESOURCES 1. Do abdominal radiologists supervise special imaging, such as computed tomography, ultrasonography, and magnetic resonance imaging? (PR II.B.3.a.) ....................( ) YES ( ) NO a) If no, does the faculty include part-time members who are specialists in these areas? .......................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO 2. Does the faculty provide didactic teaching and supervision of the fellow’s performance and interpretation of all abdominal imaging procedures? (PR II.B.3.a.) .....................( ) YES ( ) NO 3. List the number of units available to fellows in each site. Include units in other departments, e.g., GI and GU. (PR II.D.1.) Site #1 Site #2 Site #3 Site #4 CT Equipment Multidetector CT units (for each unit list number of detectors) Ultrasound Equipment (Include manufacturer, model, date installed) MRI Equipment (Include manufacturer, model, date installed) For each scanner list field strength PET or PET CT(include manufacturer, model, date installed) 3. Provide the following information for the most recent 12-month period. Reporting Period: From: To: Site #1 Site #2 Site #3 Hospital Bed Capacity Diagnostic radiology cases Abdominal Radiology 14
    • 4. Briefly describe the pathology and laboratory services available to support the program. (PR II.D.2.) 5. Does the institution sponsor ACGME-accredited programs in the following: (PR II.D.3.) a)General surgery................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO b)Gastroenterology..............................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO c)Oncology...........................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO d)Urology.............................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO e)Obstetrics/Gynecology......................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO f) Pathology..........................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO Explain any “no” responses.PATIENT CARE 1. Do fellows have the opportunity to interpret the following: (PR IV.A.2.a.(6)) a) plain films and contrast enhanced conventional radiography studies of the GI and GU tracts including Barium contrast studies and urography...........................................( ) YES ( ) NO b) all ultrasonic examinations of the solid and hollow organs and conduits of the GI tract and of the kidneys, retroperitoneal spaces, the bladder and male and female reproductive organs and conduits.........................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO c) all computed tomography examinations of the solid and hollow organs and conduits of the GI and GU tracts and associated vessels and space..........................................( ) YES ( ) NO d) all magnetic resonance imaging examinations of the abdomen including but not limited to magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography and magnetic resonance angiography .......................................................................................................................( ) YES ( ) NO Explain any “no” responses. 2. Briefly describe how fellows become familiar with the indications and complications of percutaneous nephrostomy, and transhepatic cholangiography, tumor embolizations, and percutaneous ablation. (PR IV.A.2.a.(7)) 3. Briefly describe how fellows become familiar with the indications, performance, and interpretation of PET and PET/CT in relation to abdominal disease. (PR IV.A.2.a.(8)) 4. Briefly describe how, through conferences and individual consultation, fellows integrate invasive procedures, where indicated, into optimal care plans for patients, even though formal responsibility for performing the procedures may not be part of the program (PR IV.A.2.a.(9)) Abdominal Radiology 15
    • MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE Do fellows have daily image interpretation sessions, under faculty review and critique, in which fellows reach their own diagnostic conclusions? (PR IV.A.2.b.(4)) .......................................( ) YES ( ) NOCURRICULUM 1. If there are outside rotations, describe the fellows duties and level of responsibility during each of the outside assignments. 2. Briefly describe how the program provides the fellows with clinical and didactic experiences that encompass the full breadth of abdominal diseases and their pathophysiology. (PR IV.A.3) 3. Briefly describe how fellows are instructed in the indications, risks, limitations, alternatives, and appropriate utilization of imaging and image-guided invasive procedures. (PR IV.A.4) Abdominal Radiology 16
    • ABDOMINAL RADIOLOGY PROCEDURES (PR II.D.4. and IV.A.2.a.(6)) Provide the data requested below regarding the number of procedures performed at each site that participates in the program for the most recent 12 month period. Insert additional pages as needed. Exam CPT Site #1 Site #2 Site #3 Site #4 CT Scan CT Abdomen w & w/o 74170 contrast CT Abdomen w/ 74160 contrast CT Abdomen w/o 74150 contrast CT Angio Abdomen w 74175 & w/o contrast CT Angio Aspiration / Drainage Guidance for Needle 77012 Biopsy Abscess Aspiration- 49041 Abdomen 77012/CTGuidance CT/ Abscess 49021 Aspiration-Pancreas 77012/CTGuidance CT/ Abscess 45000 Aspiration-Pelvic 77012/CTGuidance CT/ Abscess 49021 Aspiration-Peritoneal 77012/CTGuidance CT/ Abscess 49061 Aspiration- 77012/CTGuidance Retroperitoneal CT Angio Biopsy / Aspiration Guidance for Needle 77012 Biopsy Biopsy / Aspiration- 49180 Abdomen / Pelvis / 77012/CTGuidance Retroperitoneum Biopsy / Aspiration- 47000 Liver 77012/CTGuidance Biopsy / Aspiration- 48102 Pancreas 77012/CTGuidance Nuclear Medicine Renal Scan (MAG3) 78707 Gallium Scan 78806 (Infection) Gallium Scan Tumor 78802 Hepatobiliary Scan 78223 (HIDA) Liver Flow 78220 PET Abdominal Radiology 17
    • Exam CPT Site #1 Site #2 Site #3 Site #4Tumor Imag PET/CT 78815Skull Base to MidThighTumor Imag PET/CT 78816Whole BodyUltrasound Abd Aorta w/ Doppler 76770Abdomen Complete 76700Gall Bladder 76705Kidney 76770Liver 76705Pancreas 76775Pelvis Transabdominal 76856Retroperitoneal 76770US Angio Biopsy /AspirationGuidance for Needle 76492BiopsyBiopsy / Aspir- 79180Abdomen / Pelvis / 77012/CTGuidanceRetroperitoneumBiopsy / Aspiration- 47000Liver 77012/CTGuidanceUS/ Biopsy / 48102Aspiration-Pancreas 77012/CTGuidanceMRA / MRIMRA Abdomen 74185MRI Abdomen w & w/o 74183contrastMRI Abdomen w 74182contrastMRI Abdomen w/o 74181contrast Abdominal Radiology 18