Program Information

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If you are using cervical length in patient management decisions --- it is important to know that measuring cervical length accurately requires training and image practice / critique / review.

CLEAR Participants Failed 1st Image Review
Sonographers 15%
MFM Fellows 17%
MFMs 17%
OB/GYNs 23%

Reference: Boelig R, Feltovich H, Spitz J, Toland G, Berghella V, Iams J on behalf of the Perinatal Quality Foundation. Assessment of Transvaginal Ultrasound Cervical Length Image Quality. Obstet Gynecol 2017;129:1-7.

The C L E A R program provides:

  1. A comprehensive video course on cervical length measurements.
  2. Web-­based examinations.
  3. AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits or SDMS CME credits.
  4. Cervical length image review.
  5. Documentation of completion of the CLEAR program for participants completing the course, exam, and image review.
  6. Re-Credentialing every 3 years with submission of 3 images

The CLEAR program costs and options:

CLEAR Registration Options Cost ACCME Credit or SDMS Credit
Lectures / Examination/ Image Review included 2.5 3
Approval Effective Dates   Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2021 2019-2022
Total Program Cost / CME $150 2.5 hours CME 3 hours CME
Re-Credentialing Image Review (Every 3 years) $50 N/A N/A

Questions: Contact Perinatal Quality Foundation (