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901103 Simulation Educator

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Penn Medicine is looking for a Simulation Educator located at Rittenhouse Square! Working under limited supervision, the Simulation Educator will work with instructors, faculty, and leadership to improve patient safety and outcomes through education, assessment, research, and process improvement using simulation-based methodologies. He/she ensures all simulation-based training is aligned with a Penn Medicine benchmark and supports the underlying mission of the institution. ¢\tServe as subject matter expert in the application of simulation-based techniques, consulting with health system and Perelman School of Medicine faculty, instructors, educators and other stakeholders¢\tServe as consultant upon initiation of diverse simulation-based projects, contracting with requesters to develop a scope of work including objectives, timelines, deliverables, and resources¢\tIn concert with content experts, develop simulation-based curriculum leveraging the most appropriate simulation-based methodology, in response to institutional education, assessment, research and process improvement needs¢\tCollaborate with content experts to create and test scenarios with clear, measurable objectives based on a validated need, engage the appropriate interprofessional stakeholders, ensure that the facility, equipment and supplies are available prior to training and facilitate a session pre and post briefing¢\tEvaluate the outcomes of simulation activity for gaps in learners knowledge, technical skills, team performance and latent safety issues and communicate these effectively in writing to course instructor/faculty and other sponsors¢\tPartner with the Simulation Operations Team to strategize simulation center scheduling in order to maximize ability to accommodate requests¢\tProvide mentorship to aspiring simulation educators, faculty, instructors, ambassadors, and others seeking to use simulation for educational, assessment, research and process improvement purposes. ¢\tCollaborate with internal, local, regional, national, and international colleagues to advance the use of simulation in healthcare education through research, teaching and education¢\tPerforms duties in accordance with Penn Medicine and entity values, policies, and procedures¢\tOther duties as assigned to support the unit, department, entity, and health system organization

Education and Experience: \n•\tBachelor's Degree required, Health-related field preferred. Masters degree preferred.\n•\tAt least 1 year of simulation lab or center experience required. \n•\tPrevious experience in education preferred. \n\nRequired Skills and Abilities: \n•\tKnowledge of current human patient simulators, tasks trainer, low fidelity trainers and the role/relevance of simulation in medical education required.\n•\tAbility to develop and oversee scenarios, establish educational objectives for each and lead the pre and post session briefing process required.\n•\tAbility to assess gaps in learner’s knowledge, team performance or latent safety issues required.\n•\tAbility to work well under pressure, set priorities and make critical decisions required.\n•\tAbility to maintain confidentiality regarding job assignments and sensitive issues required.\n•\tSelf-motivated and requires little to no supervision with the ability to work as a team member required.\n•\tFlexibility and adaptability in dynamic environment; able to work occasional evening/weekends required.\n•\tAbility to navigate a political landscape with internal and external stakeholders required. \n•\tDemonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills required.\n•\tAbility to communicate effectively with all levels of staff required.

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Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-30

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901103 Simulation Educator

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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