The Office of Interprofessional Simulation for Innovative Clinical Practice is a joint venture between UAB health schools and the UAB Health System. The primary role of the Office is to support and track Interprofessional and other UAB health system simulation experiences. Support services include facilitator development courses and simulation administrative, educational, and technical expertise.

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Simulation News

Gardendale Freestanding Emergency Department Space Simulations

IMG 0692On Friday, December 14, the Office of Interprofessional Simulation partnered with leadership from the new Gardendale Freestanding Emergency Department to test patient flow processes through a “Day in the Life” simulation. Approximately 115 participants attended the simulation in various staff, patient, or observer roles designed to collect feedback and uncover any potential latent safety threats that may exist in the new space. Read more ...

Tennessee Simulation Alliance 2019 Simulation Conference

Tennessee Simulation AllianceRegistration is now open for the 2019 Tennessee Simulation Alliance Simulation Conference. The 2019 conference will be hosted in Knoxville, TN on March 28 and 29. Submit your abstracts here from January 1 - February 1. Click here to register for the conference.

Chest Compression Challege

Chest Compression ChallengeTo highlight the importance and the difficulty of high-quality chest compressions, OIPS partnered with UAB Quality and Patient Safety to host the Chest Compression Challenge.
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Regional Simulation Conference in Kansas City features UAB Simulationists

JCCC group 09 21 2018 2This year, eight members from OIPS traveled to Kansas to deliver breakout sessions and workshops for the conference marking the first time the conference has featured a simulation team instead of an individual.

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