THOCC Emergency Ultrasound


Emergency Ultrasound Credentialing Policy

Scope of Emergency Ultrasound

The physicians at THOCC / HHC use state of the art technology to  provide the best patient care possible. This includes bedside ultrasound at our ED's in New Britain and Southington. We are using the state-of-the-art Philips Sparq ultrasound units at both locations.
Eric Hobert, MD
Director of Emergency Ultrasound

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Philips Sparq Documentation

Sparq User Manual

Sparq Quick Start Guide

Sparq Website

Image Acquisition & Synapse Storage Steps


Focused ED Ultrasound Tutorials

RUSH Exam (Web)

RUSH Exam (pdf)

Nerve Block Tutorials

ACEP Ultrasound Section

MicroMaxx Documentation

User Manual

Documentation & Machine Maintenance (MiscroMaxx)

Highly portable Sonosite MicroMaxx ultrasound units are also available when necessary at THOCC. These have the benefit of being detachable from the base and utilized anywhere.