HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Division Clinical Simulation Specialist in Brentwood, Tennessee

_TriStar Health_

HCA’s TriStar Division is a leading healthcare provider supporting over 911,000 patients and over 730,000 emergency room visits annually in Middle Tennessee, Southern Kentucky, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Northwest Georgia and Northeast Atlanta. The division operates 19 hospitals with 3,320 licensed beds and related care areas. HCA TriStar Division affiliated facilities offer residents and businesses the clinical excellence, innovation, convenience, comprehensive care and support services they deserve. Community-based locations offer comprehensive healthcare services including emergency and trauma, behavioral health, cardiology, neuroscience, orthopedic, pediatric, rehabilitation, spine, imaging and diagnostics, urgent care, primary care and specialty care. Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute, HCA’s global network of cancer experts, offers a full range of services for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, as well as comprehensive rehabilitation. Healthcare services are provided by approximately 2,200 physicians and over 16,000 employees – including over 6,100 nurses - who, above all else, are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Learn more about HCA and TriStar Division at HCAHealthcare.com.

TriStar Health *is seeking a *Division Clinical Simulation Specialist.

Find out more about the TriStar Simulation Learning Center: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eb8mvPKsJQY

_Position Summary_

The Clinical Simulation Specialist is an essential role in facilitating medical simulation. This position is responsible for integrating, maintaining and operating the computer and audio-video (AV) technology including manikin and surrounding simulation lab equipment.

_Specific Duties_ _ _ * Monitors and ensures simulation and education based technologies are maintained to ensure minimal downtime * Ability to assess equipment failures and remedy such failures in a timely fashion * Contributes to the development of curriculum and educational materials for different levels and types of training related to simulation * Interface with the equipment manufacturers regarding trouble-shooting equipment and systems problems and implementing hardware and software updates in a timely basis * Fosters a Service Excellence culture. * Evaluates simulation and education based technology to identify opportunities for improvement and communicates the opportunities to immediate supervisor. * Operate or assist with the operation of the simulators and task trainers for all training sessions as needed or requested by their supervisor or clinical educators that are leading the simulation training session. * Responsible for the use of the Simulation Lab and equipment; provides consultation and orientation to instructors regarding simulation laboratory procedures, location and use of materials, and the operation of equipment. * Ability to work under pressure and reliably meet deadlines is essential. * Ability to work independently and reliably within parameters designated by immediate supervisor * Assist with scheduling and coordination of the medical simulators * Responsible for the maintenance of all equipment and timely ordering and availability of supplies. * Identifies performance opportunities or training needs as it relates to simulation and provides coaching, development and training to improve performance in the use of clinical simulation * Assist clinical educators with orientation to principles of simulation training technology and configurations.

  • Associate's degree or certified Emergency Medical Technician Required
  • Bachelor's degree with emphasis in healthcare and healthcare technology Preferred
  • 1 year(s) of experience in a simulation lab with simulation software and mannequins
  • Familiarity with operation of personal computers is essential.
  • Familiarity with medical terminology and audio visual equipment is desirable
  • Healthcare Operations Simulation Certification Preferred

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Division Clinical Simulation Specialist

Location: Tennessee-Brentwood-Nashville FSC

Requisition ID: 08452-66813