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Title Defining excellence in simulation programs [electronic resource] / edited by Janice C. Palaganas ... [et al.]
Imprint Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015
Edition 1st ed
Descript xxxvii, 670 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Simulation standards -- Types of simulation programs -- Simulators -- Funding -- Management -- Environmental design -- Educational development -- Faculty development -- Research
Defining Excellence in Simulation Programsis an official publication of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH), created to support the Society's mission to encourage excellence in healthcare education, practice and research through the use of simulation. With nearly 140 expert clinicians and educators contributing, this authoritative guide offers clear-cut definitions, recommendations and best practices for all types of simulation training programs. This is a must-read for healthcare managers, educators and researchers looking to create or manage successful, cost-effective, researched-based simulation programs. A wide range of topics -- essential to the development and management of successful and cost-effective simulation programs - include: Simulation Standards - best practices and program development; Types of Simulation Programs - infrastructure, framework; Simulators - types, selection and usage; Funding - fundraising, income sources; Management - asset management, policies and procedures; Environmental Design - building a simulation center; technical infrastructure; and Educational Development; Faculty Development; Research, and more, including:
Description based on print version record
Subject Simulated patients
Patient Simulation
Competency-Based Education -- methods
Education, Nursing -- methods
Evidence-Based Nursing -- methods
Alt Author Palaganas, Janice C
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