Developing Successful Health Care Education Simulation Centers: The Consortium Model

Publication Year: 2011

Edition: 1

Authors/Editor: Jeffries, Pamela R.; Battin, Jim

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-612954-3

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Over two thirds of magnet hospitals in the United States use simulation in staff education programs, and many educators have introduced simulation into their nursing and healthcare curricula. This highly practical volume meets a growing need for guidelines on planning, organizing, and implementing a health care education simulation center, using the collaborative and cost effective consortium model.

The book takes the reader step-by-step through the process of building a coalition of key stakeholders, gathering and analyzing data, assigning leadership roles within the consortium, developing a strategic plan, and implementing and sustaining it. Case studies in each chapter provide real-life insight from a successful existing consortium by examining how it operates and highlighting successes, mistakes, and lessons learned.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Jeffries, Pamela R.; Battin, Jim
ISBN: 978-0-82-612954-3
Health Administration
Management & Administration
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 176
Year: 2011