‘The Little Couple’ Star Dr. Jen Arnold Accepts New Position as Medical Director of FL Sim Center
Fox23 recently reported about Healthcare Simulation‘s most famous celebrity, Dr. Jen Arnold, who is moving back to Florida to help direct the John Hopkins All Chidren’s Hospital Sim Center! Dr. Arnold’s powerful story has helped to share healthcare simulation with the world, probably more than any other media persona!
Dr. Jen Arnold and Bill Klein of ‘The Little Couple’ appeared on ‘Good Morning America’ in 2014. After nine years in Houston, the couple is moving back to the St. Petersburg, Florida area, where Arnold grew up. Fred Lee/Getty Images Dr. Jen Arnold of “ The Little Couple ” fame is moving back home to Florida with her husband, Bill Klein, and two children. The reality TV star accepted a position at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg as medical director of the hospital’s expanding Simulation Center.
Coincidentally, Dr. Arnold was cared for as an infant at the very same hospital and married Klein at St. Petersburg’s St. Mary Our Lady of Grace Church, which is located very close to her new hospital. The family, along with their two children, Will, 6, and Zoey, 5, have already made the move from Houston to Florida.
Arnold shared a family photo on Instagram, showing her with her kids over the weekend, writing, “I don’t want summer to end! This has been a summer of wonderful Florida memories!” Arnold previously worked for nine years as the medical director of simulation at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, but was excited about the new opportunity. “I’m thrilled to return home to Florida,” she said in a statement that the hospital released. “The opportunity at Johns Hopkins All Children’s is a perfect fit personally for me, my husband and two kids and professionally with the growing education and research resources at the hospital.”
Lance Baily, BA, EMT-B, is the Founder & CEO of HealthySimulation.com, which he started while serving as the Director of the Nevada System of Higher Education’s Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas back in 2010. Lance is also the Founder and acting Advisor to the Board of SimGHOSTS.org, the world’s only non-profit organization dedicated to supporting professionals operating healthcare simulation technologies. His new co-edited Book: “Comprehensive Healthcare Simulation: Operations, Technology, and Innovative Practice” is available now. Lance’s background also includes serving as a Simulation Technology Specialist for the LA Community College District, EMS fire fighting, Hollywood movie production, rescue diving, and global travel. He lives with his wife Abigail in Las Vegas, Nevada.