Vscan Extend Handheld Ultrasound

Affordable handheld ultrasound, right at your fingertips.

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.

CAUTION: U.S. Federal law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician or other authorized licensed healthcare practitioner. Not available in all countries or regions. Consult your local sales representatives for availability.
*As compared to previous release of Vscan Extend.

Vscan Extend handheld ultrasound for helping in the treatment of COVID-19 patients

To learn more about cleaning GE Healthcare ultrasound products, visit these resources:

For specific information, refer to the product user manual or use this link.
For select products, the user manual may be available on board the system.
For more information about cleaning your scanner, visit the GE Healthcare Cleaning Compatibility Website.
To find cleaning and disinfection information for transducers, visit this web page.
Watch an informational video from Jeff Hersh, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of GE Healthcare on using ultrasound in a health crisis.
Tricefy™ inside your Voluson and ViewPoint™ is offering a free COVID-19 collaboration package for 90 days to healthcare providers globally.
Learn more

COVID-19 Resources


Systemic lung evaluation can be cumbersome

With Vscan Extend’s Lung Protocol app you can navigate through a systematic lung ultrasound exam. The app automatically activates your scanning preset and annotates each image acquired during the lung exam. You can assess the images qualitatively or leverage a scoring system. You can configure the lung protocol according to your needs.

Ongoing Training: Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Focus Class by 123Sonography**

The Point of Care Ultrasound Focus Class provides professionals with world-class instruction on point of care ultrasound. This package includes access to five hours of video content to help you enhance your skills and confidence with using ultrasound in your clinical practice. This program is designed for Primary Care, covering a variety of exam types, including cardiac, OB, abdominal, lung and joints.


Lung M-Mode

The Lung M-mode app provides the M-mode capability specifically to support the assessment of lung and documentation of signs like seashore. After entering this lung M-mode tool, a centered vertical M-mode cursor line will be applied to generate the anatomical M-mode display. Such tool will be enabled for linear transducer with lung preset and sector transducer with cardiac preset (the recommended preset for lung assessment with the sector transducer).

Vscan Extend: Protect patients. Staff. And your device.

Proper cleaning and disinfection between patients is necessary to help prevent disease transmission. By following recommended care and handling procedures, you can help maximize your system’s performance and product life. Download our cleaning guide to learn more.


LVivo EF*

LVivo EF app is an FDA-cleared EF app that calculates ejection fraction, end-systolic and end-diastolic left ventricular volumes by automated edge detection of the left myocardial wall using apical 4-chamber views. This app has been developed by and licensed from DiA Imaging Analysis Ltd.

NOTE: Applications under GE Marketplace are available as options (not available in all geographies).

Vscan Extend for Your Specialty

Point of Care Ultrasound Training

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.

    More power in your pocket with Vscan Extend apps

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