Mission-Vision-Values

 

Mission Statement:

To embed simulation-based techniques and tools in education and training  for the UAB community to improve patient care outcomes, education, research and health system efficiency.

Vision:

Dramatically improve learning, patient outcomes and efficiency at UAB and become an international leader in applying simulation to education, training, patient care delivery and research.

Values:

*Creativity and Innovation are essential in developing new ways to use simulation effectively.

*Experiential and active learning are essential to achieve skill acquisition and high level critical thinking/problem solving skills.

*Interprofessional educational experiences are essential for students and healthcare professionals to achieve core competencies in ethics, teamwork, communication and roles/responsibilities.  

*Effective interprofessional experiences occur through true-to-life simulated encounters that encourage collaboration and patient-centered care.