Based on prior instruction, accurately portrays specific emotions, behaviors and disease symptoms while interacting with nursing students during simulated patient encounters. Objective is to enable experiential learning and/or assessment of students' skills.
This posting will be used to hire 3-4 Standardized Patient Models.
Memorizes a case script detailing specific emotions, behaviors, and disease signs/symptoms for presentation during simulated learning situations.
Presents case information in a standardized manner during simulated interactive patient history and/or medical examinations.
Remains in a specific patient/family/healthcare provider character as trained when responding to student questions.
Maintains confidentiality of information related to cases, student behaviors and feedback evaluations.
Provides constructive verbal feedback within a structured format, as appropriate to the position.
Participates in group training and/or mentorship of newly hired standardized patients.
Ability to accurately maintain a specified character as trained.
Ability to work flexible hours on a scheduled on-call basis.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Ability to recall case information, as cued by students in a role-play situation.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of case and student information.
Ability to understand and follow directions and incorporate trainer feedback.
Work is performed in a campus based simulation or clinical skills suite.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS & EQUIPMENT USAGE:
Limited physical effort required but must be able to: move all extremities without difficulty and step up and down from an exam table. No invasive assessments/procedures will be performed but students will conduct limited physical assessments that include taking basic vital signs.
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