University Health Network Simulation Technologist - Emergency Medicine in Toronto, Ontario
Simulation Technologist - Emergency Medicine - Toronto, Ontario
JOB POSTING # 794299
Positon: Simulation technologist
Department: Emergency Medicine
Location: Toronto General Hospital
Reports To: Director, Emergency Medicine
Status: Permanent, Part Tim (4 Hours per week)
The Simulation Technologist will provide operational support for all simulations, including preparation, maintenance and repair of computerized manikins (software and hardware), task trainers, and related multimedia. In accordance with sound educational practices, this position will be involved in needs assessments, evaluation, data collections, database development and management. The Senior Simulation Specialist provides mentorship to the Simulation Committee with respect to the development of skills and knowledge related to the use of simulation equipment, promoting equipment related departmental standards and policies and procedures and develop and implement a comprehensive Simulation Program.
Run mock codes for clinical clerks, residents and departmental staff.
Train staff to use manikin/computers/debrief.
Develop and program scenarios into adult and pediatric manikins
Create new code scenarios
Assist with development and expansion of simulation center
Maintain current equipment and assist with purchasing of new equipment.
Help implement intermittent simulation events, such as conferences, or staff educational sessions.
Completion of high school plus minimum 1 year program in Medical Simulation, Comprehensive workshops or recognized equivalent required
Minimum 4 years related experience in simulation technology
Hospital/healthcare environment experience preferred
If you are interested in making your contribution at UHN, please apply on-line. You will be asked to copy and paste as well as attach your resume and covering letter. You will also be required to complete some initial screening questions.
POSTED DATE: November 23, 2016 CLOSING DATE: Posted Until Filled
Posting # 794299
For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.