Vscan Extend Handheld Ultrasound

Point of Care & Emergency Pocket Ultrasound

Vscan Extend Handheld Ultrasound

Point of Care & Emergency Pocket Ultrasound

Empowering you in that critical moment.

Vscan Extend™ is a handheld, pocket-sized ultrasound system that empowers healthcare professionals to make focused assessments and accelerate treatment decisions at the point of care. It fits in the palm of your hand and is easy to use like a smartphone, helping you take decisive action, refer patients quickly, optimize the course of treatment and reduce the overall cost of care.

Vscan Extend is now more powerful than ever* with new apps available and designed to help you diagnose confidently and improve productivity.

Products mentioned in the material may be subject to government regulation and may not be available in all countries. Please check with your local Sales Representative. Shipment and the effective sale in certain countries can only occur if the product is approved. *As compared to previous release of Vscan Extend.

Portable ultrasound for your specialty

Vscan Extend delivers high-quality diagnostic imaging that is indicated for abdominal, cardiac, lung, obstetric, pediatric and vascular scanning. It is used in a wide variety of settings by healthcare professionals – including cardiologists, general practitioners, obstetricians, gynecologists, primary care physicians, emergency physicians, and intensivists – helping you provide efficient patient care with fewer referrals.

Critical Care/Intensive Care


Emergency medicine

  • Triage patients quickly

    Vscan Extend starts in less than 10 seconds from standby, giving you immediate access to obtain critical diagnostic imaging information. With two transducers in the same probe, you can cover 80% of the core ultrasound applications.1 Vscan Extend is easy to use and enables quick diagnosis and treatment decisions with precise, clinically reliable information. High-quality images support sound diagnosis and triage in any exam, from lung ultrasound to musculoskeletal. With Vscan Extend in your pocket, you don’t have to look for ultrasound equipment or do without it. It’s always with you, ready to go.

    1. Based on internal assessment of American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Policy Statement for Emergency Ultrasound Guidelines, 2008. DOC1856086

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    Indications Reference Guide

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    Indications Reference Guide

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    Vscan Extend DICOM and Cloud Sharing

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    Vscan Extend for Point of Care brochure

Primary care




Women's Health


Medical school


More power in your pocket with Vscan Extend apps

GE has collaborated with third party developers and experienced Vscan Extend users to develop apps that give you the option to customize your Vscan Extend to efficiently fit the care areas you already serve, and to manage more clinical care scenarios.

Vscan Extend apps can be downloaded and installed online from the GE Marketplace1, where you can see screenshots of the app and review additional information before downloading. You can also receive email notifications of new or updated apps, and updates can be easily initiated directly from Vscan Extend.

1. GE Marketplace and and Vscan Extend apps are valid for systems with Wi-Fi configurations, please contact your GE Healthcare sales representative for detailed information. *As compared to previous release of Vscan Extend.

Education Offerings for Primary Care Ultrasound

GE offers a wide variety of education offerings for primary care ultrasound in both virtual and in-person settings. Work with our GE coach to build your own journey based on your needs and learning preferences.

Product Activation

Before you begin the process of activating a Vscan device or gateway software, please locate the "Vscan Extend Getting Started" guide. This double-sided quick reference guide can be found in a white envelope in the box that contained your Vscan product.
After locating the "Vscan Extend" guide, please follow the initial steps for activation:

Support Materials

  • Vscan Extend Cardiology Brochure

  • Vscan Extend DICOM and Cloud Sharing

  • Vscan Extend DICOM Conformance Statement

  • Vscan Extend for Point-Of-Care Brochure

  • Vscan Extend Product Datasheet

  • Vscan Extend Urology Brochure

  • Vscan Extend with Dual Probe Indications Reference Guide

  • Vscan Extend with Sector Probe Indications Reference Guide

  • Vscan Extend for Women’s Health brochure


Product Tutorials

See Vscan Extend in action.
Video tutorials are available to help you increase your confidence as you use the Vscan Extend in your everyday practice.

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