Supervisor, Sim Tech

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 170472-1A
Date Posted: Sep 23, 2021
Category: Clinical Technician

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary: The Simulation Technology Supervisor is responsible for the day to day operations in the sim lab and execution of courses including delegating to Simulation Support Technician and Simulation Technology Specialist.

Responsible for organizing and facilitating the execution of realistic highly complex clinical scenarios using sophisticated high and low fidelity simulation equipment and software. Assist faculty from all clinical areas in running a simulation session by operating equipment necessary to produce the scenario or educational session if needed. Serves as faculty for educational programs that are within the scope of professional practice for this position. Oversees the technical competencies of the Simulation Technology Specialists and provides guidance and instruction where necessary.

The Simulation Technology Supervisor is also responsible for the administrative tasks in the department such as meeting organization and minutes, data base management and entry,

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to

:

  1. Supervises the operation of the learning management video recording equipment and human patient simulator (HPS) for simulation scenarios, educational sessions and demonstrations.
  2. Supervises the preparation of simulators and organization (or obtains) necessary supplies and props for simulation scenarios.
  3. Provide orientation for faculty on new equipment or equipment that is unfamiliar to them.
  4. Serves as faculty for professional development programs within the scope of practice
  5. Attend department meetings and provide minutes after the meeting
  6. Perform data entry and compilation for simulation course evaluations, utilization reports and database entry for research projects.
  7. Coordinate and organizes small projects within the department
  8. Supervises the Simulation department staff’s daily work activities. Has the direct responsibility to undertake the following employment actions: hiring, termination, corrective action and performance reviews. Tracks staff work, projects, deliverables, and makes sure that the work is delivered on time, and accurate.

 

Organizational Requirements:

  1. Maintain strict adherence to the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Confidentiality policy.
  2. Incorporate Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Standards of Behavior and Guiding Principles into daily activities
  3. Comply with all Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Policies.
  4. Comply with behavioral expectations of the department and Lahey Hospital and Medical Center.
  5. Maintain courteous and effective interactions with colleagues and patients.
  6. Demonstrate an understanding of the job description, performance expectations, and competency assessment.
  7. Demonstrate a commitment toward meeting and exceeding the needs of our customers and consistently adheres to Customer Service standards.
  8. Participate in departmental and/or interdepartmental quality improvement activities. 
  9. Participate in and successfully completes Mandatory Education.
  10. Perform all other duties as needed or directed to meet the needs of the department.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

Education:

BS or higher in a healthcare profession

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

BLS & ACLS Instructor

Experience:

Two years in a healthcare. Leadership experience preferred.

 

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

Clinical knowledge of disease states and medical terminology.

Understanding of basic audio-visual technology including recording

Competent in the use of Microsoft Word & Excel

Good teamwork and communication skills

Scheduled Hours

40 Hours

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.