Medical Simulation Jobs

Medical Simulation jobs are a unique combination of adult learning, clinical education, technology, leadership and facilitation. Below are featured and general healthcare simulation jobs shared by leading organizations around the world!

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healthcare simulation jobs maryland

Another great featured medical simulation job from our jobs listing page!

Job Title: Simulation Program Developer/Instructor
Institution Name: University of Maryland Medical System
Location: Linthicum Heights, Maryland, United States

The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) is comprised of 12 hospitals and is one of the largest private, nonprofit health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region. We are currently seeking a Simulation Program Developer/Instructor to join our team in Linthicum Heights, MD.

The Simulation Program Developer/Instructor is responsible for the planning and implementation of educational programs with a primary focus on Emergency Medical Service (EMS) content and participants. This position develops and presents curriculum to educate EMS providers, other external agencies, and internal providers on airway management as well as other elements of emergency care of the ill and injured patient. This position also informs and educates Emergency Service community to the clinical services and resources available to the severely injured patient.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Health Services or related field required.
  • Certification as a National Registry Paramedic and Maryland Paramedic is required.
  • Minimum two (2) year experience as Advanced Life Support provider.
  • Experience with instruction of the adult learner required (evidence of training or certification in education/instruction preferred).
  • Background in paramedics or respiratory therapy is ideal.

As an employee at UMMS, it’s unbelievable how much you will grow. You will find new opportunities to take your skills and knowledge to the next level. No other single facility can offer you the variety of specialties, progressive technologies, invigorating pace, and opportunities for advancement. Most importantly, you’ll find a level of collaboration and camaraderie you won’t find anywhere else. We offer a comprehensive benefits program designed with you and your dependents in mind. To learn more and to apply, visit the UMMS website job link here.

UMMS is proud to support an environment of diversity and encourages inquiry from all applicants. EOE

Apply here for the position!


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Engenium is currently seeking applicants for healthcare simulation technology operators who are willing to travel across the United States for about two weeks at a time.

Medical Simulation Operators are needed to join the growing Engenium team, assisting Nurse training events across the country. These are “per diem” roles typically lasting 2 weeks per training event. Simulation Operators have the responsibility for the operation of simulation equipment and help with coordinating and integrating organizational training initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operates computer controlled mannikin simulation equipment with the ability to follow medical aspects of training scenarios and make appropriate adjustments based on participant actions
  • Operates an audio-video recording system
  • Sets up simulation equipment to meet assigned training site objectives
  • Facilitates simulation training and provides collaborative feedback to Course Directors and/or Medical Facility staff
  • Responsible for input and tracking of information associated with training data
  • Works with a broad array of stakeholders to contribute to the development of educationally sound simulation curriculum (e.g., scenarios) as needed.
  • Assists with any other duties that may be needed as determined by the local Simulation Coordinator or the Medical Modeling and Simulation Program

Basic Qualifications

  • At least 2 years’ continuous employment experience in a similar role
  • Associates Degree in related discipline
  • Experience in operation of audio-video recording system
  • Basic understanding of computer programming
  • Basic understanding of medical scenario development

Candidates who undergo training must commit to a flexible work schedule that involves extensive travel across the US.

To learn more please email Jason Irving, President of Engenium


medical simulation air force civilian job

Engenium is also currently seeking a Simulator Operator to assist with medical simulation training for the United States Air Force Medical Service (AFMS). This full-time position is located at Wright Patterson AFB near Dayton, OH.

Simulator Operators have the responsibility for the operation of simulation equipment and help with coordinating and integrating organizational training initiatives.

Responsibilities

  • Operates and maintains task trainers, mannequin-based, and surgical simulators, as well as other computerized simulators
  • Operates virtual reality procedural trainers, and associated supplies and equipment
  • Operates simulation equipment with the ability to follow medical aspects of training scenarios and make appropriate adjustments based on participant actions
  • Operates audio-video recording systems
  • Set up simulation lab with supplies and equipment to meet assigned training site objectives
  • Provides feedback and recommendations to Course Director and Medical Facility staff on training equipment needs to effectively carry out training objectives
  • Oversees all simulation encounters to include after action reports (AAR) of simulation training
  • Provides weekly activity reports to the Central Program Office and other reports as required
  • Works with a broad array of stakeholders to contribute to the development of educationally sound simulation curriculum (e.g., scenarios) as needed

Basic Qualifications

Required

  • Associates degree or technical certification in a computer technology field (e.g. hardware, networking, helpdesk, etc.), or 5+ years of professional clinical experience
  • 3+ years of experience in the civilian or military medical field
  • 3+ years of experience with the operation of human patient simulation equipment

Preferred

  • Paramedic equivalent medical knowledge
  • Military experience, particularly military medical experience
  • Understanding of caring for and transporting trauma patients
  • Working knowledge of the organizational functions and training requirements of Air Force Medical Treatment Facilities
  • Experience as any technical course instructor/teacher

Professional Skills

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills, attention to detail, strong organizational skills, computer proficiency, and the ability to work under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of course development and education methodology for working with adult learners in a military environment
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

Interested applicants should directly contact Jason Irving at Engenium


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Providence is calling a Clinical Perinatal Simulation Educator – RN (Part Time/Day Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Serve as a consultant and facilitator in assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of educational activities within Perinatal Simulation Program to support the Mission Statement and Core Values of Providence Holy Cross Medical Center.
  • Plans and implements educational activities to enhance clinical development and proficiency of clinical staff
  • Encourages multidisciplinary participation of in-situ simulation.
  • In collaboration with clinical nurse specialists, nursing staff, department management and physicians develops and/or modifies simulation clinical case scenarios.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree currently in progress
  • Minimum of 2 years acute hospital experience in clinical specialty area..
  • Current California Licensed Registered Nurse
  • Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers
  • Current American Heart Association ACLS
  • Current NRP
  • Current Los Angeles City Fire Card

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters of Science in Nursing ( MSN )
  • Experience with high-fidelity simulation
  • Graduate preparation in adult education
  • National Board Certification in clinical specialty area

About the hospital you will serve.
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits – see our website for details: http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/index.html

Our Mission
As people of Providence, we reveal God’s love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Providence Health & Services is an equal opportunity employer who provides competitive benefits, a drug-free workplace and supports work/life balance.

Answer the call. Providence is calling jobs.
When applying online, please reference job number 127010.

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And yet another position for Providence:

Providence is calling a Clinical Simulation Lab Technician (Per Diem/Variable shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Work closely with the Interprofessional Perinatal Simulation Program as well as Education Department staff, caregivers, and nursing instructors.
  • Be responsible for operation of the simulation mannequin.
  • Perform program maintenance and repair of the simulators, software, hardware and audiovisual equipment.
  • Be responsible for the orientation, training and ongoing support of simulation faculty during in-situ simulation.
  • Manage supplies and setup of in-situ simulation and classroom.

Qualifications:
Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Los Angeles City Fire Card
  • Current Basic Life Support ( BLS ) certification for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Able to work with computers, computerized equipment, integrated AV system and computer software
  • Arrange appointments, schedules and follow-up without a conflict
  • Demonstrates problem-solving skills
  • Able to communicate effectively in oral and written communications to a variety of audiences

About the hospital you will serve:
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits – see our website for details: http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/index.html

Our Mission
As people of Providence, we reveal God’s love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Answer the call. Providence is calling jobs!
When applying online, please reference job number 132181.

Apply online right here!


carolina simulation job

Job Title:  Simulation Laboratory Manager/Instructor, Nursing
Institution Name: The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina
Location: Charleston, SC

Job Description: The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, invites applicants to apply for an instructor level faculty position beginning Spring 2017. This individual will be responsible for the management and teaching in the simulation center in the new Bachelor of Science in Nursing program (pending approval by the South Carolina State Board of Nursing).  The Citadel is a fully accredited, public, comprehensive, co-educational college with a student body of 2300 undergraduate and 1000 evening and graduate students. The department will be offering courses during the day to the South Carolina Corps of Cadets and Veteran students, and in the evening to students in our undergraduate evening program.  The primary role of the nursing faculty is in the education of students in the simulation center, working collaboratively with other nursing faculty.  The faculty member needs to have experience with simulation activities, including an understanding of the hardware and software associated with simulation. Salary and fringe benefits are competitive.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Nursing;
  • Unencumbered active license to practice as a registered nurse in the state of South Carolina or a Compact state;
  • Minimum of two years of experience in the primary area of responsibility (simulation).

Job Link To Apply: http://www.citadel.edu/careers


healthcare simulation technology specialist job indiana

Another awesome Simulation Technology Specialist job opportunity, this time with Marian University in Indianapolis, Indiana!

Office of Teaching Excellence and Assessment of Learning (TEAL)

Marian University seeks a Simulation Technology Specialist in Office of Teaching Excellence and Assessment of Learning to work with our College of Medicine and School of Nursing. This person assists in coordinating the technical components of the medical simulation program including pre/during/post simulation activities, collaborating with faculty on scenario development, and supporting the daily technical operations of the Simulation Center. The Simulation Technology Specialist reports to the Director of Simulation and provides technical support and maintenance of the human patient simulators, related equipment and equipment systems housed at the Simulation Center.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and maintain simulation equipment, task trainers, computerized simulators, and virtual reality procedural trainers with the ability to follow medical aspects of scenarios, and make appropriate adjustments to technology systems.
  • Operate and maintain simulation-related audio-video recording systems.
  • Facilitate simulation training and provide feedback to the Simulation Director, Course Director and/or Medical faculty.
  • Create troubleshooting documents, simulator checklists, and preventative maintenance plans for simulation equipment.
  • Provide orientation of simulation center and equipment to novice faculty and learners.
  • Perform as the technical trainer and resources liaison in the field of simulation operations.
  • Possess a high degree of comfort with computer technology; high level interpersonal skills to work with clinicians and medical staff at all levels of medical care. Provide tours of the simulation lab, providing technological demonstrate of the equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Technical Skills: The ideal candidate will possess many or all of the following:

  • B-Line
  • LLEAP (non-legacy version)
  • Advanced Personal Computer Operations
  • Laerdal
  • IP Networking
  • Video Technologies
  • Canvas leaning Management System or other LMS experience
  • Lecture Capture Technologies
  • Adobe Captivate
  • Turning Point

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of and commitment to the mission of Marian University.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Instructional Technology, healthcare, or related field.
  • Personal accountability in addition to being innovative and creative.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality with regards to job assignments and sensitive information.
  • Experience working with clinical software applications recommended.
  • Experience translating clinical needs into successful processes and supporting system designs.
  • Demonstrated analytic decision-making, problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • The demonstrated ability to be organized, detail oriented and highly accurate.
  • Experience with IP A/V systems and video conferencing.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and technical knowledge of computerized equipment.
  • A demonstrated ability to multi-task, work independently and build collaborative relationships in an interdisciplinary team.
  • Must be able to work an “irregular” schedule to fit the needs of internal clients.

Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks in the Top 25 of US News & World Report’s list of Midwest Region colleges. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years.  Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015 in 9 years of existence. In 2016, the women’s basketball team won its first NAIA national championship. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 33 national titles.

Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.   For consideration, please submit a current resume, a cover letter, and names and addresses of three current references. All materials should be submitted, together, electronically thru hr@marian.edu. No phone calls please. Marian University is an EOE


healthcare simulation arizona state university

Simulation Technician Associate at Arizona State University in Downtown Phoenix!

Requisition Id# 27273BR

Salary Range: $16.53 – $17.00 per year; DOE

Close Date: 04-November-2016

Job Description:

Provide healthcare support for experiential learning in the Simulation and Learning Resource programs. Responsible for preparing, transitioning, problem solving and maintaining healthcare simulation equipment to include but not limited to manikins, media, computers, and related materials, as well as documentation involved. Works effectively with SLR Technology Coordinator and the Simulation Nurse Faculty in the delivery of simulation education.

Essential Duties:

  • Physical set up and take down of a variety of healthcare simulation manikins and clinical lab environments with extreme attention to detail as assigned.
  • Restocks supplies in the various simulation/lab suites located in three Mercado Center buildings.
  • Assists with tours of the SLR for a variety of groups and organizations.
  • Supports staff and faculty during the planning and running of simulation events preparing, applications, props placement, and moulage set up to create a realistic healthcare setting.
  • Maintains and repairs (AV) media, computers, simulators, task trainers, and other necessary technologies utilized by the department.
  • Maintains records and supplies, equipment, and management of inventory tracking system of departmental equipment and maintenance of the assets of the Simulation & Learning Resources department.
  • Utilizes departmental specific software, databases, and websites as directed.
  • Assists with program software to model simulators’ physiological responses to instructor specifications.
  • Develops scheduling plans for repair and maintenance that accommodates the changing needs of the department.

Minimum Qualifications:

Associates degree in technology or related field AND one year experience providing information technology services; OR, three years’ experience providing information technology services; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Certificates from recognized programs that indicate mastery of tools and techniques relevant to the assignment may substitute for up to six months of experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Evidence of an Associate or Bachelor degree in healthcare technology or education.
  • Experience in healthcare simulation.
  • Evidence of effective interpersonal, organizational, planning, team-building, and problem-solving skills.
  • Evidence of effective verbal and written communication.
  • Experience in working in a team environment.
  • Experience in work that requires to attend to detail.

Working Environment:

Activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding, and manipulating a computer mouse; required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk moderate distances to perform work. Occasional bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 25 pounds. Regular activities require ability to quickly change priorities which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts. Ability to clearly communicate verbally, read, write, see and hear to perform essential functions.

Department Statement:

The College of Nursing & Health Innovation at Arizona State University is an inclusive world-class enterprise of discovery that prepares innovative, evidence-based healthcare providers, educators, leaders and researchers to optimize health in a culturally diverse global community.

ASU Statement:

Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 90,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation’s fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit www.asu.edu/tobacco free. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Fingerprint Check Statement: This position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a fingerprint check. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the fingerprint check.

Instructions to Apply:

Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated. Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position. Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position. ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated. Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.

To apply please click here or visit to www.asu.edu/asujobs/ click “External Applicant” under Staff job opportunities, see Req Id# 27273BR


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Simulation Technician – LINKS Training & Support
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Category: Clinical Services
Job Type: Part-Time
Shift: Days
Location: Palo Alto, CA, United States
Req: 5831
FTE: 0.6 (Clinical Services 0.6 FTE, 8 Hour; Schedule varies)

Job Link

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford is the heart and soul of Stanford Children’s Health. Nationally ranked and internationally recognized, our 311-bed hospital is devoted entirely to pediatrics and obstetrics. Our six centers of excellence provide comprehensive services and deep expertise in key obstetric and pediatric areas: brain & behavior, cancer, heart, pregnancy & newborn, pulmonary and transplant. We also provide an additional, wide range of services for babies, kids and pregnant moms.

Job Summary

The Simulation Technician facilitates the practice and experience of applying new medical techniques, using a wide variety of technologies and methodologies. This role will assist the Simulation Specialist in the implementing new services and features for existing systems.

Essential Functions

The essential functions listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification.  They are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities.  Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.

Employees must abide by all Joint Commission Requirements including but not limited to sensitivity to cultural diversity, patient care, patient rights and ethical treatment, safety and security of physical environments, emergency management, teamwork, respect for others, participation in ongoing education and training, communication and adherence to safety and quality programs, sustaining compliance with National Patient Safety Goals, and licensure and health screenings.

Must perform all duties and responsibilities in accordance with the Service Standards of the Hospital(s).

  • Assists with medical simulation training by preparing for session, setting up task trainers and operating patient simulators during medical simulation scenarios
  • Prepares, plans and creates realistic simulations. Works with other staff to maintain and manage all aspects of the Simulation Lab
  • Assists in continued integration of medical simulation methodologies in curriculum, including education training, skill development and assessment
  • Operates and maintain task trainers, mannequin-based simulators, virtual reality procedural trainers and associated supplies and equipment
  • Collaborates with vendors to troubleshoot equipment and system problems and to implement hardware and software updates
  • Participates in community outreach programs and other duties as assigned
  • Sets up, operation of, and pack down of skills, simulation, and associated education equipment
  • Assists in video production such as planning, filming, and editing

Minimum Qualifications

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Experience: Three (3) years of directly related work experience

License/Certification: None

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

These are the observable and measurable attributes and skills required to perform successfully the essential functions of the job and are generally demonstrated through qualifying experience, education, or licensure/certification.

  • Ability to coordinate multiple meetings and resources (people, equipment, locations)
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, work independently and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Knowledge in operating high fidelity mannequin-based simulators, Audio Visual technologies, and other simulation related Information Technology systems.
  • Knowledge of new technologies (in specific field) and maintain and stay abreast of updates and changes.
  • Knowledge of hospital policies, procedures and safety and health requirements
  • Knowledge of  PC-based and Mac-based office, Audio Visual, and editing software, computers and operating systems and ability to troubleshoot the equipment

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions in which the job is typically performed are available from the Occupational Health Department. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

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medstar health medical simulation job

Position: Senior Simulation Specialist
Institution: MedStar Health
Location: Washington, DC

At MedStar Health, the largest healthcare system in the Baltimore/Washington, D.C. region, we combine the best aspects of academic medicine, research and innovation with a complete spectrum of clinical services in the advancement of patient care. MedStar Simulation Training and Education Lab (SiTEL) is looking for a Senior Simulation Specialist to manage daily operations in one of its busy Clinical Simulation Centers in the Washington, D.C. area. This position will serve as subject matter expert and maintain oversight of clinical programs, including nursing residency, graduate medical education and system-wide simulations focused on improving patient safety and quality of care. MedStar SiTEL serves as the system-wide learning and education organization for MedStar Health, a $5-billion-health system, which includes 10 hospitals, 20 affiliated healthcare businesses and 40 centers of excellence in the Washington, D.C. and Maryland regions.

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Business, Management, Education or healthcare-related field, or equivalent combination of education/experience; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 3 years of experience with at least one year in a high-intensity work environment
  • Related areas of experience include Customer Service, Retail, Junior Engineer, Project Management, Business Management, Logistics Management, Biomedical Engineering, Surgical Technologist, EMT, Paramedic, LPN, Junior Engineer or Instructional Technology
  • Ideal candidate will have simulation experience in healthcare, clinical experience (RN, LPN, Paramedic, EMT) and technical expertise

MedStar Health is a $4 billion not-for-profit, regional healthcare system with a network of ten hospitals and 20 other health-related businesses across Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region. As the area’s largest health system, it is one of the region’s largest employers with more than 30,000 associates and 6,000 affiliated physicians, all of whom support MedStar Health’s patient-first philosophy.

For the sixth time, MedStar Health was named a “Best Place to Work” by the Baltimore Business Journal and exceeds the national benchmark for healthcare and Fortune 500 high-performing companies. In addition, many of our hospitals are named among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Solucient, HealthGrades, AARP, CareScience, Press Ganey and others.

Learn more and apply now on the MedStar Website!


 

simulation operations job healthcare texas

Institution: Cook Children’s Health Care System

Title: Simulation Operations Specialist

Location: Fort Worth TX

Summary:

The Simulation Operations Specialist will provide technical and instructional support for the day to day operations and is responsible for operating and maintaining sophisticated high, mid, and low fidelity simulation equipment, audio-visual equipment, photo production equipment and computer equipment.  The Simulation Operations Specialist will work in collaboration with department Director, experiential learning specialists, basic and advanced life support educator, clinical educators, information services/information technology and other identified stake holders. Position is Full-Time – 8a-5p (1st Shift).

Qualifications:

  • Required Bachelor’s degree with a preference in computer technology or health related field.
  • Required five years of experience in learning based healthcare simulation technology.
  • Required proficiency in the use of audio/visual equipment (i.e., video cameras [GoPro, KB Port, REPLAY], monitors, microphones), including recording, duplication, and editing.
  • Required proficiency with PC applications such as Microsoft Office suite, and MAC applications.
  • Preferred Master’s or Advanced Degree in Technology or Health-related field.
  • Preferred proficiency with Laerdal, Gaumard and CAE patient simulators, software and hardware.
  • Preferred Certified Healthcare Simulation Operations Specialist (CHSOS).

For more information about Cook Children’s or to apply, please go to the Cook Children’s Job Posting Page


General Job Listings:

Job title: Simulation Technology Specialist
Institution: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital seeks an experienced Simulation Technology Specialist to support Inter-professional clinical learning experiences in a fast paced environment. This dynamic individual enjoys problem solving independently as well as working with a team.  This individual will be responsible for operating, maintaining and troubleshooting Laerdal and Gaumard simulation mannequins, audiovisual equipment and software.  Will be responsible for management of supplies and set up of clinical simulations conducted in the Simulation Lab and in situ.  Knowledge of basic medical terminology preferred.  Flexibility with scheduling to meet simulation center needs required.  This role requires an ability to quickly learn varied computer and simulation software programs; advanced Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint) competencies required.

At Cottage Health, we rely on the skills and contributions of our talented team of professionals. That’s why we offer a generous a compensation package that includes above-market salaries, premium medical benefits, pension plan and tax savings accounts.

LINK: Simulation Technology Specialist

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Title: Operations Manager – Simulation Centre
Department: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Tenure: Permanent Location: St Stephens Green
Reporting to: Director of Simulation Centre
Key Relationships: Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and Managing Director of Surgical Affairs.

The principal objective of the post is to act as Manager of our new, state of the art Clinical Simulation Education and Training Centre, and to support the Director of Simulation in the start- up and on-going development and running of this world-class centre. The new building will be commissioned in Spring/Summer of 2017 for a planned start-up in September. 2 Specifically, the duties of the post include:

  • Supporting the Director of Simulation and other key stakeholders in the commissioning and commencement of operations for the new Clinical Simulation Education and Training Centre.
  • Ensuring the smooth transition of the exisiting teaching programmes and their related infrastructure to the new centre, in particular the extensive system already in place in the Department of Surgical Affairs.
  • Working closely with the various vendors and contractors in the completion of the Centre’s physical, ICT and AV infrastructure
  • Work with the Director of Simulation and key stakeholders in the formulation of a business and education strategy for the centre
  • Leading, motivating and coaching a team of specialist technician staff.
  • Planning, organising and leading the day-to-day management of the Centre, ensuring smooth running and optimal usage of Centre resources including staff, space and equipment
  • Liaising with key stakeholders across the Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, Department of Surgical Affairs and other RCSI faculties to ensure needs are understood and incorporated into the regular planning cycle for the Centre.
  • Soliciting and acting on feedback to ensure excellent user experience
  • Developing and documenting practices, policies and procedures within your operational team.
  • Be responsible for the day to day management and development of the annual budgets and business plans for the centre.
  • Building and maintaining relationships across the College to ensure best outcomes
  • Building and maintaining relationships across the healthcare sector as appropriate to ensure best outcomes
  • Liasing with education faculty.
  • Teaming up with clinical and academic leadership ensuring resources, processes and programming support best practice to deliver technical and content expertise in patient care, education and research.
  • Take responsibility for the processes for scheduling and managing teaching activities and engagement with simulated patients
  • Competently discharge administrative responsibilities and participate in College governance structures as directed
  • Ensure systems and processes are in place to assure Compliance with relevant statutory legislation and department rules and requirements in furtherance of your own, staff and student welfare and safety. This would include, but not limited to, Health and Safety 3 requirements, relevant quality management systems, medical council requirements for use of human tissue and environmental management requirements for waster disposal
  • Represent the best interest of RCSI at all times, enhancing the Centre’s as a centre of excellence in education
  • Employ a collaborative ethos in all aspects of the role
  • Perform such other duties as may be required from time to time

Qualifications:

  • Ideally hold a relevant 3rd level qualification in science, business administration, management or education
  • Additional qualifications in project management would be an advantage

Knowledge & Experience – (Essential):

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the management of a busy clinical, educational setting or indeed in a laboratory or science setting.
  • Experience in managing a team of technicians and administrators
  • Drive, energy and enthusiasm to deliver and inspire the achievement of excellent results
  • Strong commitment to customer service and quality improvement
  • Requires minimum direction, and has a positive approach to dealing with challenges and ambiguity

The closing date for applications is 13/12/16 and all interested candidates must apply through the RCSI careers webpage www.RCSI.ie/careers. If anyone would like to contact someone on the team the person they need to speak with is Fiona Houlihan fionahoulihan@rcsi.ie.

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Institution: Montefiore Medical Center
Position: Clinical Director – Simulation
Location:
Bronx, NY

For over a century, Montefiore Medical Center has been synonymous with quality healthcare. As the University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, our mission has always been to heal, teach, discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve. Our advancements are only made possible by the high caliber of talent we employ. And it is these extraordinary people who make us one of the most prestigious academic medical centers in the nation.

Currently, we are seeking a Clinical Director for the Montefiore Einstein Center for Innovation in Simulation (MECIS). In this highly visible role, you will help oversee the design and implementation of all clinical simulation activities within the MECIS. This will involve instructional, administrative and operational responsibilities. Through your work, you will advance our collective knowledge and abilities along with your career, as you receive a wealth of professional development support. So if you are ready for the bright future ahead, pursue this outstanding opportunity today.

To qualify, you must be a clinician with 5 years of applicable experience, including 2 years in clinical simulation. You also must have a Master’s degree in a relevant field (Ph.D. preferred). Most importantly you must have a passion for simulation and use effective communication and collaboration skills. Experience working with inter-professional teams, history of innovative ideas, and thirst for learning are a plus. Proficiency with Microsoft Office software is expected.

Montefiore Medical Center’s advancement in the healthcare industry is also yours. Take your career to the next level by joining our team to become the world’s leading healthcare system. For more information and to apply, visit montefiore.org/careers or send your resume to Maria D’Oro at mdoro@montefiore.org. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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Institution: Columbia University School of Nursing
Position: Simulation Educator

Columbia University School of Nursing is seeking a Simulation Educator to provide clinical, educational and technical expertise in the development, implementation and evaluation of simulation-based activities in the Simulation Center for our new state-of-the-art building.  The Simulation Educator will be responsible for working with faculty, students, staff, and external stakeholders to ensure the highest quality simulation learning activities are efficiently integrated and implemented across the undergraduate and graduate programs.  The incumbent will receive a faculty appointment commensurate with credentials and qualifications.

Specific responsibilities of the Simulation Educator will include, but are not limited to:

Collaborating with nursing faculty and other inter-professional faculty to develop simulation scenarios to promote student learning, critical thinking and clinical decision making.

  • Coordinating and supervising students to ensure that lab experiences meet course objectives.
  • Providing individual oversight to students for practice and/or remediation on technical skills as requested by faculty and students.
  • Teaching simulation sessions as needed.
  • Assisting with faculty development and training related to the use of simulation.
  • Providing oversight for the coordination and scheduling of the use of the Simulation Center for regular classes, special simulation sections, open labs, advanced clinical skills sessions, clinical skills evaluations, and for other groups requesting lab space.
  • Hiring, training and scheduling standardized patients for clinical encounters.
  • Overseeing the collection of evaluation data on learning outcomes for simulation activities and collaborating with faculty to disseminate findings.

 Minimum qualifications, skills & abilities:

  • Nurse Practitioner or Master’s degree in Nursing Education.
  • 5+ years of clinical nursing experience.
  • 2+ years of experience in conducting simulation-based learning.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft software applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Effective training and teaching techniques adaptable to a variety of learning styles.
  • Solid understanding of the principles of simulation.
  • Effective planning, communication and organizational skills.

 Preferred qualifications:

  • Healthcare Simulation Educator certification from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH).
  • 3+ years of teaching or precepting nursing students.

To apply for this position please click on the link below:

https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63739

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Institution: Columbia University School of Nursing
Position:
Simulation Technology Manager

Reporting to the Executive Director of the Simulation Center at Columbia University School of Nursing, the Simulation Technology Manager will oversee the technical operations of the Simulation Center.  This will include the patient simulators, servers, audio-visual equipment, simulation capture system, and simulation software programs.  S/He will be responsible for the operation, troubleshooting and maintenance of all IT-related hardware and software.  The Manager will also serve as the chief liaison between the Columbia Nursing Simulation Center and the larger Columbia University information technology system.

Specific responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

– Managing the day-to-day operations, maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting of simulators, AV equipment and the simulation capture system;
– Communicating with manufacturers regarding maintenance, repairs and updates for all simulation equipment;
– Assisting the Executive Director with technical and operational systems design, policies, planning, and support for IT-related needs;
– Working with Center leadership and staff to develop the capabilities of the Simulation Center, evaluate new IT-related equipment, identify opportunities for technological improvement, and improve Center operations;
– Participating in the development and creation of multimedia resources for students;
– Training staff, faculty and students on the use and operation of simulation equipment
– Managing, organizing and archiving video recordings;
– Assisting in maintaining the Center’s equipment and supply inventory; and
– Performing other responsibilities and projects as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:    Requires a Bachelor’s degree plus four (4) years of related experience.

The Simulation Technology Manager will have at least three (3) years of specific experience in audiovisual, information technology or computer technology, as well as at least two (2) years of experience in simulation or a related field.  Experience with networked systems, including wireless networks, is essential for this role.  The successful incumbent will also have experience in providing technical assistance, including the ability to express technical information effectively to non-technical persons.

The Manager must possess the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment, set priorities, and work on multiple projects simultaneously.  S/He must demonstrate excellent written communication skills and the proven ability to exercise excellent judgment in decision making.  The person selected for this role must maintain confidentiality and discretion when handling student files and personal student information.  Flexibility and adaptability to work varying schedules and hours including evenings and weekends is necessary.

Preferred Qualifications:

A Simulation Operations Specialists certification from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) is highly preferred for this role. Experience in the operation, installation, trouble-shooting, and maintenance of computer networks and audio visual systems in an academic and/or healthcare related field is a plus.  Experience in managing budgets, negotiating prices with vendors, reviewing equipment contracts, and supervising staff are also preferred for the individual in this role.

Link to apply https://jobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=158921

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Title: Education Coordinator (Instructional Services Manager)
Institution: University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Center for Procedural Skills & Simulation
Location: Iowa City, Iowa

The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics has an opening for a full-time Education Coordinator (Instructional Services Manager) in the Center for Procedural Skills & Simulation (CPSS).  The Education Coordinator will be primarily responsible for curriculum development, organizing and administering educational activities offered by the CPSS, testing, inventory maintenance, budgeting, and supervising CPSS staff. The Education Coordinator promotes the optimization of the CPSS as an institutional resource to improve medical education and patient safety through the effective application of simulation in the medical education environment. The Education Coordinator is a qualified health-care professional who works under the direct supervision of the Center Directors, and to whom the directors may delegate duties related to the educational activities of the Center.

Key job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Assists with curriculum development. Facilitates and implements curriculum revisions in accordance with needs of learners.
  • Participates in evaluation and ongoing quality improvement of educational processes.
  • Manages annual CPSS budget. Reviews and approves CPSS purchases.
  • Manages, facilitates and carries out activities in order to continue CPSS certification to American College of Surgeons.
  • Manages CPSS inventory. Organizes and maintains CPSS instructional equipment and supplies, anticipates modifications and/or new equipment needs in order to meet changing certification needs and the needs of learners.
  • Collects, collates, analyzes and reports data for REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) training database.
  • Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) testing proctor; organizes, schedules, and proctors examinations.
  • Manages Verification of Proficiency (VOP); schedules, administers, and manages events. Administers participant evaluations.
  • May hire, develop and manage the performance of staff; assures staff is compliant with UI policies and procedures.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree in Nursing or a health science field, Information Technology, Instructional Design, or an equivalent combination education and experience.
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of relevant experience in adult education and training.
  • 1-3 years’ administrative and/or program management experience, including overseeing an annual budget and supervising staff.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with individuals and groups of learners, as well as excellent organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer software applications such as Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Some travel may be required. Must possess a valid driver’s license and meet the requirements of the University of Iowa Fleet Safety Program driving standard (University of Iowa Operations Manual Part V, Chapter 19).

To apply for this position, visit: https://jobs.uiowa.edu/pands/view/69885. We offer a competitive salary, plus fully vested employer paid retirement contributions. Applicant credentials are subject to verification, and background checks will be conducted on final candidates.

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Simulation Technology Specialist

Office of Teaching Excellence and Assessment of Learning (TEAL)

Location: Indianapolis

Marian University seeks a Simulation Technology Specialist in Office of Teaching Excellence and Assessment of Learning to work with our College of Medicine and School of Nursing. This person assists in coordinating the technical components of the medical simulation program including pre/during/post simulation activities, collaborating with faculty on scenario development, and supporting the daily technical operations of the Simulation Center. The Simulation Technology Specialist reports to the Director of Simulation and provides technical support and maintenance of the human patient simulators, related equipment and equipment systems housed at the Simulation Center.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and maintain simulation equipment, task trainers, computerized simulators, and virtual reality procedural trainers with the ability to follow medical aspects of scenarios, and make appropriate adjustments to technology systems.
  • Operate and maintain simulation-related audio-video recording systems.
  • Facilitate simulation training and provide feedback to the Simulation Director, Course Director and/or Medical faculty.
  • Create troubleshooting documents, simulator checklists, and preventative maintenance plans for simulation equipment.
  • Provide orientation of simulation center and equipment to novice faculty and learners.
  • Perform as the technical trainer and resources liaison in the field of simulation operations.
  • Possess a high degree of comfort with computer technology; high level interpersonal skills to work with clinicians and medical staff at all levels of medical care. Provide tours of the simulation lab, providing technological demonstrate of the equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Technical Skills: The ideal candidate will possess many or all of the following:

  • B-Line
  • LLEAP (non-legacy version)
  • Advanced Personal Computer Operations
  • Laerdal
  • IP Networking
  • Video Technologies
  • Canvas leaning Management System or other LMS experience
  • Lecture Capture Technologies
  • Adobe Captivate
  • Turning Point

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of and commitment to the mission of Marian University.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Instructional Technology, healthcare, or related field.
  • Personal accountability in addition to being innovative and creative.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality with regards to job assignments and sensitive information.
  • Experience working with clinical software applications recommended.
  • Experience translating clinical needs into successful processes and supporting system designs.
  • Demonstrated analytic decision-making, problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • The demonstrated ability to be organized, detail oriented and highly accurate.
  • Experience with IP A/V systems and video conferencing.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and technical knowledge of computerized equipment.
  • A demonstrated ability to multi-task, work independently and build collaborative relationships in an interdisciplinary team.
  • Must be able to work an “irregular” schedule to fit the needs of internal clients.

Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks in the Top 25 of US News & World Report’s list of Midwest Region colleges. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years.  Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015 in 9 years of existence. In 2016, the women’s basketball team won its first NAIA national championship. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 33 national titles.

All materials should be submitted to hr@marian.edu

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Qatar – Sidra:

Technologist- Simulation

The Simulation Technologist serves as a technical expert who is able to set up, operate, maintain, troubleshoot, and in some cases repair simulation equipment, hospital-type equipment used in simulation activities, and AV/IT equipment used in simulation activities. The Simulation Technologists also instructs and assists simulation educators/faculty and learners in the use of technical equipment used in simulation. In addition assists in operational activities such as staff and maintenance scheduling, and inventory/purchasing functions. The Simulation Technologist is familiar with the various modalities of simulation education and has a good grasp of simulation educational principles; thus is able to assist in the development, setup, and delivery, and takedown of simulation education sessions. Will also assist in project planning, staff on boarding, and commissioning activities as required.

http://careers.sidra.org/sidra/VacancyDetail.aspx?VacancyID=113273

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Title: Simulation Lab Specialist
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Institution: Central New Mexico Community College

Duties and Responsibilities: Under the general supervision of the Simulation Laboratory Manager, the Simulation Lab Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day support of the HWPS simulation labs.

  • *Plan, set up, run, and clean up simulation events, including manikins, supplies and medical moulage.
  • *Lift objects weighing up to 50 pounds, and occasionally work outdoors.
  • *Maintain, program, and lead orientations on simulation manikins and lab equipment.
  • *Assist in planning, researching and developing specific health simulation scenarios for users of the simulation equipment.
  • *Act as a standardized patient (actor in the role of a patient).
  • *Administer, use, and assist students and faculty with the use of the simulation recording system (LearningSpace).
  • *Assist faculty and staff during simulations.
  • *Perform other related duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Minimum Requirements: Associate’s degree in a Direct Patient Care or Information Technology related field One (1) year work experience in a Direct Patient Care or Information Technology or related field. Current New Mexico driver’s license. Employment is contingent upon obtaining and maintaining a satisfactory background check.

Work Schedule: Forty (40) hours per week during the hours of 6:30 am to 8:30 pm, Monday through Thursday; 6:30 am to 6:00 pm, Friday, based on the needs of the program. Some weekend hours may be required.

Posting date: 9-14-2016

Link: jobs.cnm.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57473

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Simulation Education and MOCA Specialist

With its offices in the Chicagoland area and in the nation’s capital, ASA’s goals are far-reaching: We aim to be the best medical society in the world by offering superior educational opportunities and resources for its members. After more than 110 years of existence, ASA still constantly looks to redefine itself. And, we can only do this with the help of skilled, motivated people. We’re looking for highly talented, member-centric people to join our team…and grow with us!

Position Summary: Collaborates with subject matter experts (SMEs) and other ASA staff to design, develop, implement and evaluate high quality simulation educational products and services based on member’s needs and ASA strategic priorities. Provides suggestions in the development and implementation of the instructional design and assessment strategies of Screen-based Simulation, portfolio-based products, Self-Assessment Programs, based upon each product’s and service’s considerations, goals, objectives, and desired outcomes. Works closely with and supports the Simulation Education and MOCA Manager, the Simulation Education and MOCA Specialist serves as a key member of the ASA performance development staff who executes assigned programs including but not limited to Screen-based Simulation, Simulation Endorsement and portfolio- based learning activities.

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree required.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience coordinating educational activities, preferably in a medical association environment.
  • Certified Continuing Medical Education Professional (CCMEP) or willingness to obtain is highly encouraged.
  • Experience producing activities that comply with ACCME or similar requirements.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software including Excel.
  • Experience with Learning Management Systems and meeting management software.

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Simulation Lab Technician, 20 hours

Apply to: https://careers.lahey.org/job/beverly/simulation-lab-technician-20-hours/669/2285870
JOB ID #: 138019
20 hours per week, days and shifts vary

The part time Simulation Technician will assist the Nursing Education Simulation Center Coordinator with the technological and clinical aspects of scenario development, planning, implementation, and evaluation of simulation activities.
Responsibilities
The Simulation Technician must be experienced and capable of providing the following:
1. Inventory and stock support supplies
2. Set up and break down scenario environment (obtaining and returning scenario props when needed)
3. Operate audio-visual simulation equipment
4. Back up operator for computerized simulators with the ability to follow medical aspects of scenarios and make appropriate adjustments based on participant actions
5. Provide administrative support when needed
6. Play standardized patient when needed
7. Interface with manikin manufacturers for preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, replacement/repairs inquires
8. Maintain troubleshooting documents and simulator checklists
9. Provide initial orientation to simulation equipment and environment for new learners
10. Functions as the a technical trainer and resource liaison in the field of simulation operations

1. Strong organizational skills
2. Previous experience with patient simulation equipment preferred
3. Previous experience with audio-visual equipment including recording, storing and playback required
4. Undergraduate level education in Informatics technology or minimum of five years IT experience required
5. Knowledge of medical terminology or experience in a health care setting required
6. Knowledge of course development and education methodology preferred
7. Excellent written and oral communications skills and attention to detail

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Job Title: Simulation Center Technician

Institution: Resurrection University

Location: Chicago, IL

The Interprofessional Simulation Center at Resurrection University relies upon advanced technologies to provide a platform for its educational and research activities. These include training simulators, audio-visual and information communication technology (ICT) (including video-conferencing) and clinical monitoring and equipment for training purposes. Smooth technical operations are vital to the day-to-day operation of the center.

The Simulation Center Technician will work as part of a team to develop and implement simulation-based inter-professional team training designed to enhance safety and quality in health care delivery. The key responsibilities of the Simulation Technician are to provide specialized technical support services and maintenance, quality assurance and improvement. The Simulation Technician also educates and supports staff and instructors in the use of simulation, audio-visual and other information communication technology. From time to time, the Simulation Center Technician is also responsible for managing technology requirements of special projects.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assists with the creation of simulation environments based upon pre-planning activities and direction of the faculty and Simulation Center Coordinator.
  1. Manages the operation of simulation equipment and other technologies within the center and / classroom environment.
  1. Assists in orienting faculty and staff to simulation and other technologies.
  1. Supports best practices in the use of simulation strategies to achieve educational outcomes.
  1. Repairs simulation equipment as per manufacturer instructions and determines need for outside vs. internal repair of equipment.
  1. Partner with the university Technology Services Department to insure accurate set up and upgrades to Simulation Center hardware and software as it relates to the health systems networks and systems.
  1. Maintains relationships with simulation and equipment vendors.
  1. Creates and maintains life-cycle maintenance plans for all laboratory equipment.
  1. Participates in annual budget review to support Simulation Center technology and maintenance.

Other Responsibilities

  1. Enhances professional growth and development by accessing educational programs, job related literature, in-service meetings, and workshops/seminars. Maintains current knowledge of Simulation Technology through continuing professional development.
  1. Adheres to downtime procedures.
  2. Adheres to established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives.
  3. Performs both essential and non-essential job functions in a safe manner as identified by Resurrection University.
  4. Demonstrates an understanding of and models the mission and core values of Resurrection University through behavior and attitude.
  5. Performs other related duties as assigned.

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Title: Clinical Coordinator

Location: Des Moines, Iowa

Institution: Des Moines University

Located in Des Moines, Iowa and over 100 years old Des Moines University is seeking a Clinical Coordinator) to join it’s highly regarded Simulation Center. As part of our state-of-the-art Simulation Center, the Simulation Lab affords our graduate health sciences students opportunity to hone skills and gain confidence in diagnosing and treating a wide range of cases on lifelike mannequins in an authentic clinical environment! The Clinical Coordinator will work with the Senior Clinical Coordinator, and Surgical Skills Lab Coordinator to prepare for courses held for all DMU students, within the Skills Lab and to prepare facilitation of scheduled simulations. The Clinical Coordinator will work with various faculty stakeholders from DMU to prepare for sessions, set up task trainers, conduct training, prepare and conduct scenarios, facilitate debriefing sessions and arrange faculty coverage when appropriate.

In summary qualifications include:

  • RN, BSN, or other advanced degree ( PA, DO, MD, etc) required.
  • 5+ years of clinical/medical experience required; critical care experience (i.e., ICU, ER preferred).
  • Medical simulation strongly preferred.
  • Experience in course development and education methodology preferred.
  • Basic to intermediate PC knowledge and skills required; MS Office, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, etc.)
  • Excellent communications, analytical, problem solving and decision making skills required
  • Current and valid Iowa license to practice. Interested candidates are invited to submit a thorough resume and detailed cover letter (address cover letter to Director Simulation Center) online at www.dmu.edu/employment. A cover letter is required for consideration.

Application Deadline: Position posting removed anytime at manager discretion Work Schedule: M-F 8-5 w/ occasional extended hours For a complete job description or fulltime salaried benefit summary please visit www.dmu.edu/employment.

For more information on our Simulation Center and Lab, please visit www.dmu.edu/simulationcenter/simulation-lab/ For information on the immediate Des Moines area, please visit www.desmoinesmetro.com.

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Institution: University of Alabama in Huntsville
Location: Huntsville, Alabama
Title: Director, Learning Resource Center / College of Nursing

Job Description:

The Director will manage the Learning Resource Center (LRC).  The LRC includes clinical practice laboratories, highly technical simulation equipment, and accompanying technology for these units.  This responsibility includes setting up each clinical lab, recommending and ordering supplies, cataloging and tracking equipment, and collaborating with the Human Patient Simulation (HPS) Support Specialist to schedule and implement simulation sessions.  The Director works cooperatively with other administrators, faculty, staff, and students to provide a positive supportive learning environment.

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience/3 years of full-time work experience in one or more of the following areas: nursing, healthcare administration, simulation, laboratory, bio-medical, engineering or combined management experience/must be able to lift and move up to 50 pounds/must possess strong organizational, communication, and excellent interpersonal skills/must have general knowledge of medical supplies/must be able to work flexible hours and occasional special events/must have basic computer hardware and software experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

The approximate annual salary range for this position is $50,000 – $56,751.

Additional Information:

Professional Certification
If a professional certification or degree verification is required for the vacancy, the University will require the applicant to provide copies of documents to verify such information.

Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents online:

1. UAH Application For Employment – (via Step 3 – Electronic Form)
2. Resume/CV – (via Step 4)

3.  Letter of Interest, Resume and References.

Learn more and apply at: https://uah.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=60152


Institution: Holyoke Community College

Location: Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040

Title: Assistant Patient Simulation Technician

The Assistant Patient Simulation Technician works collaboratively with the Simulation Coordinator, faculty, and staff to implement high-quality learning experiences in simulated healthcare education for students in Nursing, Foundations of Health, Radiology Technician and affiliated community partners. The Simulation Technician provides technical and administrative support to the simulation program. The technician conducts community outreach and facilitates and implements simulation programs with community partners. The Technician will have a solid background in the operation, programming, repair and maintenance of all patient simulation equipment and exhibit strong diagnostic and problem solving skills. The candidate will have excellent communication skills both written and oral, the ability to work independently as well as within various teams. Please note:  This is not a teaching position.

Please apply to:  https://hcc.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=58032

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Institution: Mount Saint Mary’s University

Job Title: Simulation Operations Manager

Location: Chalon Campus; Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA

The Simulation Operations Manager is responsible for the technical management of high and low fidelity simulations for multiple users.  This includes the fair utilization among those users since no one user has priority over another, and often this requires proactive problem solving to meet the scheduling and equipment needs of all programs.

This position provides systems and equipment management for high fidelity simulations and adapts emerging technologies to meet the educational needs of the TBSN nursing program.  The Simulation Operations Manager is responsible for supporting the technological aspects of realistic, highly complex clinical scenarios using sophisticated equipment and software, assists simulation team members in running clinical simulation that meets curriculum goals and produces measurable outcomes, supports inter-professional simulation learning experiences among diverse MSMU academic departments.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Provide systems and equipment purchasing, management and repair for complex high and low fidelity clinical simulations.
  2. Program software to model simulators’ physiological responses in complex scenarios developed with faculty and the Simulation Director.
  3. Adapt emerging technologies to meet the educational needs of students and faculty.
  4. Support the technological aspects of realistic, highly complex scenarios using sophisticated hardware and software.
  5. Assist simulation team members and faculty in running high fidelity simulations.
  6. Ensure that the instructional media equipment such as video cameras, multimedia computer systems, and audio and video distribution systems are appropriate and functional at all times.
  7. Project, order, and maintain equipment and supplies from vendors that are needed for high and low fidelity simulations.
  8. Maintain records of simulation exercises as appropriate.
  9. Attend meetings to maintain currency with simulation scenarios, technology, and their use.
  10. Maintain current knowledge of simulation equipment, catalogs, and operation manuals.
  11. Assist with training faculty in the use of high and low fidelity equipment.
  12. Ensure a safe laboratory environment.
  13. Participate in public relations duties including tours and demonstrations in the simulation area.
  14. Provide training and direction to student workers and volunteers in the simulation area.
  15. Serve as the liaison with the Mount IT department and the equipment manufacturers as it relates to simulation.
  16. Demonstrate effective teamwork and team membership and support inter-professional simulation learning experiences including DPT and other Mount program faculty and students.
  17. Display a high degree of initiative, energy, dedication, and innovation on a regular basis.
  18. Adhere to all protocols and curricular requirements approved by the faculty.
  19. Work with the simulation team to develop and implement a simulation evaluation program.
  20. Assist with grant writing as necessary.
  21. Perform related duties as assigned.

All inquiries please visit this webpage

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Institution: University of Alabama in Huntsville

Job Title: Healthcare Simulation Technician

Location: Huntsville, AL

The Healthcare Simulation Technician plans and executes all operational and technical aspects of healthcare simulated learning activities, nursing simulation-based education, and scenario-based training in the LTRC and associated programs/partners and must possess a practical knowledge and experience as a registered nurse to provide the clinical expertise in the College of Nursing simulation program. The healthcare simulation technician demonstrates operational and technical proficiency with all aspects of the operation, maintenance, support, trouble-shooting, implementation, hardware/software updates, training, and repair of all simulation labs’ inventory, such as the human patient simulator systems, simulation task trainers, associated medical equipment, and computer/audiovisual systems. This individual will work with over 300 students every semester in simulation. The position will be cross trained to provide support for nursing laboratory clinical experiences.

All inquiries please visit the University of AL Career Homepage

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Institution: Thomas Jefferson University

Job Title: Standardized Patient Trainer

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Trains standardized patients to participate in the education of medical students and health professionals by portraying cases accurately and to support the teaching, assessment and evaluation of the curriculum as defined by the faculty. Conducts quality assurance of standardized patients. Design creative and interactive/multimedia (eLearning) training content, including but not limited to quizzes, demonstration, modules and learning activities. Updates and enters data into the Arcadia/EMS system. Become an authority on Arcadia/EMS system and eLearning software, i.e. Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate. This task involves multiple responsibilities and requires interfacing successfully with faculty, staff, and standardized patients.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Trains standardized patients
  • Maintains data base of evaluation cases
  • Assists with case modification
  • Ensures standardized patients have the most current training material
  • Implementing eLearning technologies into current curriculum
  • Analyzing training needs, designing and developing, and implementing multimedia courses
  • (eLearning) to ensure customer (internal and external) needs are met.

All inquiries please contact:

Rob Hargraves 215-503-8688 (office). Robert.hargraves@jefferson.edu.

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Institution: Chamberlain College of Nursing

Job Title: National SIMCARE Center Manager Job Location: Downers Grove, IL

The National SIMCARE Center Manager, in partnership with Campus SIMCARE Operations & Lab Team, National Clinical Learning Resource Department, campus leadership, clinical coordinators, course coordinators, faculty and staff will assume the following:

  • Leads all clinical learning lab and simulated patient care learning experiences for Chamberlain campus and web-based students with appropriate resources to successfully complete learning opportunities in simulated patient care environment
  • Supports faculty and college leadership with initiatives involving clinical simulation research and effective teaching strategies in a simulated patient care environment
  • Contributes to the development and continuous improvement of national standard operating procedures through best practice sharing and regular communications with other campus SIMCARE Center Managers and college leadership.
  • Supports the mission and philosophy of Chamberlain College and represents the College to clinical agencies, students, and the community by leading the lab and simulation scheduling and collaborative efforts.

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Institution: Chamberlain College of Nursing

Job Title: National SIMCARE Center Manager
Job Location: Downers Grove, IL

The National SIMCARE Center Manager, in partnership with Campus SIMCARE Operations & Lab Team, National Clinical Learning Resource Department, campus leadership, clinical coordinators, course coordinators, faculty and staff will assume the following:

  • Leads all clinical learning lab and simulated patient care learning experiences for Chamberlain campus and web-based students with appropriate resources to successfully complete learning opportunities in simulated patient care environment
  • Supports faculty and college leadership with initiatives involving clinical simulation research and effective teaching strategies in a simulated patient care environment
  • Contributes to the development and continuous improvement of national standard operating procedures through best practice sharing and regular communications with other campus SIMCARE Center Managers and college leadership.
  • Supports the mission and philosophy of Chamberlain College and represents the College to clinical agencies, students, and the community by leading the lab and simulation scheduling and collaborative efforts.

Learn more about this position at Devry’s website.

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Institution: Bellarmine University

Location:  KY

Position:  Simulation Laboratory Technician

Job Description: Bellarmine University’s Lansing School of Nursing and Health Sciences has a January 1, 2014, opening for a Simulation Laboratory Technician. This position will provide technical support for all clinical simulation operations, including preparation, maintenance and repair of patient simulators (software and hardware) and related multimedia peripherals; also responsible for software programming of clinical scenarios.

Requirements: The successful candidate will be proficient in PC and Mac-based computer hardware and software applications as well as MS Office. A bachelor’s degree is preferred as is clinical simulation experience. Candidates should have knowledge of medical terminology and be able to communicate with that terminology. It is important that the candidate be familiar with standard (hospital-based) medical equipment and proficient with audio-visual technology and equipment.

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Institution: Lehigh Valley Health Network

Location: Allentown PA 18013

Position: Manager or Simulation Center

The manager will oversee the simulation center of the Division of Education. Conduct and manage fiscal operations, including accounting, planning, and reporting expenditures. Direct, supervise, evaluate performance of staff and prepare reviews. Ensure compliance with regulatory agencies, staff competencies, and licensure. Act as a liaison between staff and the management team. Validate existing courses using simulation scenarios and initiatives; collaboration with content experts to ensure that the scenario is aligned and consistent with curriculum and user expectations. Develop and maintain strategies to enhance programs and services, utilizing available resources and acquiring additional tools to create a realistic clinical learning environment. Develop and maintain working relationships within the hospital network to achieve optimal utilization of the simulation center. Assist in mentoring and educating healthcare providers in the use of simulation education. The manager reports to the Director of Technology within the Division of Education.

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Institution: University of Miami

Position: Nursing Simulation Technician


Medical Simulation Job Links:

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Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH): General Industry Job Postings

ICF International: Global Job Offers

Laerdal: US Job Offers

Pocket Nurse: Job Application System

CAE Healthcare (Formerly METI): CAE Healthcare’s Career Listings Website

SimplyHired.com: Healthcare Simulation Job Offer Search

HigherEdJobs.com: Medical Simulation Job Offer Search


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