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Professional Development
Thursday, July 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Simple Solution for Writing Healthcare Simulation Job Descriptions »
by Kirrian Steer, Executive Director, SimGHOSTS A source of endless debate and frustration, the challenge of nami...
Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interprofessional Simulation-Based Education - The Operations Side »
Blog post by SimGHOSTS President Scott Crawford Interprofessional Simulation-Based Education - The Operations Side...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Customize Your Learning Experience »
Sim Techs excel at customizing just about anything to meet their needs. They also excel at teaching themselves new skills...
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Taking a Leap: Making a "Later in Life" Career Change »
by Matt Stieber, Simulation Operations Specialist, Mirro Center for Research and Innovation, Parkview Health  ...
Monday, February 17, 2020
SimGHOSTS Capability Framework - Healthcare Simulation Technology and Operations Roles Defined »
by Kirrian Steer, SimGHOSTS Executive Director   The Capability Framework for Healthcare Simulation Techno...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The Right Tool for the Job »
An important part of the simulation technologist role is to be able to recommend appropriate simulators to meet the learni...
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Words Matter: Improving Communication in Healthcare Simulation »
by SimGHOSTS Board member,  Lori Lioce , DNP, FNP-BC, CHSE-A, CHSOS, FAANP There's something cathartic about havi...
Friday, October 11, 2019
8 Tips for Contributing to the Simulation Community »
by SimGHOSTS Board member Matt Charnetski    SG19USA attendees at FIU, Miami FL. I’ve said it...
Friday, September 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Wise Nurse's Journey Through the Looking Glass... »
How I found myself on the wrong side of the glass and my journey back to simulation  by Amy Wise, RN Like a l...
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
A Perfect Match »
By SimGHOSTS Mentorship Program Coordinator, Billie Paschal  As SimGHOSTS has opened registrations f...
Friday, June 7, 2019
Jack of All Trades, Master of Whatever You Want to Be »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Matthew Charnetski “We are the sum total of our experiences.  Those experiences - be...
Thursday, May 30, 2019
SimGHOSTS: Our Role in Keeping Patients Safe »
by guest author Sharmila Shankarkumar       When what's meant to save you might kill you Th...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Must-See Video Tutorials for Simulation Technology Specialists »
By SimGHOSTS President Ferooz Sekandarpoor We all know that the content of YouTube is increasing by the second on a...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Confessions of a recovering procrastinator »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Billie Paschal       Hello, my name is Billie, and I am a...
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
How to Get the Most Benefit from Simulation Community Memberships »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Matthew Charnetski Full disclosure before we get started, I’m a joiner…  I am current...
Monday, March 25, 2019
SG19USA Level 3 Healthcare Keynote "Accelerate Opportunity by Patenting Your Simulation Inventions" »
   SimGHOSTS USA 2019 Florida International University Simulation Teaching and Research (STAR) Center...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Why every simulationist needs a basic clinical expertise, and how I got mine (almost) for free »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Billie Paschal     Why every simulationist needs a basic cli...
Monday, February 18, 2019
Maximizing Mentoring Relationships »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Lori Lioce Maximizing Mentoring Relationships Do you have a mentor? Want to kn...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Collaboration is Key »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Matthew Charnetski Collaboration is Key Lately I’ve been working through...
Monday, February 4, 2019
IMSH2019: Make it Your Own »
by SimGHOSTS Board Member, Billie Paschal   IMSH 2019, Redefining and Redesigning was the theme se...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Ten Must-Read 2018 Journal Articles for Simulation Technology Specialists »
Blog post by SimGHOSTS Executive Director Kirrian Steer   Why are these considered must-read articles?...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
5 Things You Need to Know About Electronic Health Records in Medical Education - Part 1 »
by SimGHOSTS Board member, Dr. Scott Crawford  Graphical representation of electronic health record implemen...
Thursday, November 15, 2018
The surprising benefits of being a mentor to others »
by SimGHOSTS Vice President NIck Brauer   Those who have been a medical simulation op...
Monday, November 12, 2018
The secret to simulation success - having a mentor! »
by SimGHOSTS Mentorship Program Coordinator and Board member, Billie Paschal   When I joined simulation i...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
University at Buffalo escapes the mundane by injecting gamification into their simulation program »
    Students (from left) Noah Bourne, Samantha Manahan, Allyson Raditic and Ebne Rafi le...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
The Do's & Don'ts of Social Media by Nerdy Nurse, SimGHOSTS USA EMS SimulationIQ Gold Sponsored Plen »
This morning at SimGHOSTS 2018 USA, Nerdy Nurse Brittney Wilson provided the EMS SimulationIQ plenary address covering the...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Leading The Way: How Technology is Changing Health Professional Education »
Technology is recognised for its ability to increase engagement and enhance understanding. Acknowledging this, Education a...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Oh, Simulation How I Have Missed Thee! »
By SimGHOSTS Board member Billie Paschal Back in September 2017, I resigned from my simulation position to focus...
Thursday, February 1, 2018
A Future for Simulation Professionals »
By SimGHOSTS Global Board member Matt Charnetski   As we traverse through IMSH, I find myself reflec...
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
How has SimGHOSTS made your work easier, better or more efficient in 2017? »
By SimGHOSTS Board Member Billie Paschal The SimGHOSTS Mission Statement reads: "SimGHOSTS, aka The Gatheri...
Monday, October 23, 2017
The Future of Technology in Nursing Education »
By Billie Paschal    Have you stopped to think about how far simulation has advanced since yo...
Thursday, September 7, 2017
CAE Healthcare Supports SimGHOSTS President's Call at USA Event "We Are the State of the Art" in Hea »
SG17USA CAE Healthcare Gold Plenary "Simulation Technology and Operations: We are State of the Art" Scott C...
Monday, July 24, 2017
SimGHOSTS USA 2017, A Date Night With the Job »
Blog post by SimGHOSTS board member Rachel Bailey SimGHOSTS is a community of hard working technicians that adapt to a...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
How to Advance Your Career in Simulation »
Blog post by SimGHOSTS Training Director Kirrian Steer How to Advance Your Career in Simulation Recently I have...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Setting the Standard: The Benefits of Simulator Programming »
Blog post by SimGHOSTS board member Rachel Bailey Standards are provided in healthcare simulation for participants to...

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