Featured Job: Senior Simulation Specialist at MedStar Health Washington, DC
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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.
- 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.
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.