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Simulation Adjunct Instructor


At PCOM, we espouse to grow a culturally competent workforce to advance healthcare that touches the lives of underserved communities. Diversity and inclusion is the core component of our institutional identity and a key pillar of PCOM’s strategic vision. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine affirms that diversity and inclusion are crucial to the intellectual vitality of the campus community. It is through freedom of exchange over different ideas and viewpoints in supportive environments that our graduates develop the critical thinking and citizenship skills that will benefit them throughout their lives.

Since 1899, PCOM has trained highly competent, caring physicians, health practitioners, and behavioral scientists who practice a “whole person” approach to care - treating people, not just symptoms. As the field of medicine has changed, we've changed with it - adapting our program offerings to better meet the needs of healthcare providers and the communities they serve. At the main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PCOM), the branch campus in Suwanee, Georgia (PCOM Georgia), and our newest location in Moultrie, Georgia (PCOM South Georgia), PCOM students learn to approach problem-solving in a more professional, more team-oriented manner, which prepares them to work successfully in integrated healthcare settings with other health professionals. At Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine you will be part of a caring, professional, and committed community focused on making the PCOM experience the best possible for our students.

We are currently seeking to fill our Simulation Adjunct Instructor position at the Georgia campus with a highly qualified and passionate individual.

JOB TITLE: Simulation Adjunct Instructor

SUMMARY:
The Simulation Adjunct Instructor reports to the Manager of Clinical Simulation. The Simulation Adjunct instructor will work per diem at the discretion of the Site Managers. Work will consist of the instruction of clinical skills, AHA courses, debriefing, running of simulations, and other duties as assigned.

This position is based on any of our three campuses. However, if needed, travel to other campuses could be offered.

The goal of PCOM Simulation Centers is to use state-of-the-art simulation technologies to leverage the most comprehensive educational modalities. Our purpose is to enhance the quality of education and verification of skills through an integrated and proficiency-based curriculum.

The PCOM Simulation Center consists of an Operating Room, Emergency Room, Intensive Care Unit, Obstetrics/Gynecology suite, OSCE Suites, interchangeable high-fidelity rooms, laparoscopic training space, classrooms, task training skills labs, and several virtual reality trainers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Teaching and Instruction Role
*Provide lab instruction of clinical skills such as intubation, IV access, central lines, suturing, etc. (must be within scope of practice)
*Serve as mannequin operator running pre-programmed scenarios with faculty instructors, assuring all equipment is set up for course programs
*Assist or conduct debriefing of simulation using PCOM approved debriefing models.
*Provide lab instruction in various AHA courses
*Other Duties
*As assigned

Education
*High school diploma or GED.
*Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Field (Preferred)
*Master’s Degree in Medical Simulation (Preferred)
Experience
*A minimum of 1 year of experience in medical simulation required
*Computer experience required.
*A minimum of 3 years of field experience as a Healthcare provider (paramedic, nurse, or higher)

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations
*Professional Certification or License in healthcare related field (Required)
*Licensed Healthcare provider in the state of Pennsylvania or Georgia (Required)
*AHA - ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support – Provider (Preferred), Instructor (Preferred)
*AHA - BLS – Basic Life Support – Provider (Required), Instructor (Preferred)
*AHA - PALS – Pediatric Advanced Life Support (Preferred)
*CHSE – Certification as a Healthcare Simulation Educator (Preferred

PCOM is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration. We adhere to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.


Company

PCOM

Since 1899, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) has trained healthcare professionals to see the whole person—not just the symptoms. We focus on preventative health—developing attitudes and lifestyles that help prevent disease—as part of our comprehensive approach to providing high quality, holistic care.

At PCOM, we continue to strengthen the worlds of health and science by providing our students with unique opportunities to work in teams across disciplines in a dynamic medical school environment at our Philadelphia, PA; Suwanee, GA and Moultrie, GA locations.

At Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, you will be part of a community of caring, professional and committed individuals who focus on making the PCOM experience the best possible for our students.

Why Work at PCOM?

Our dedication to academic and institutional excellence drives everything we do. As a PCOM employee at our Philadelphia, PA Suwanee, GA or Moultrie, GA locations, you can make a meaningful contribution to the continued success and improvement of the College.

At PCOM, you can become part of our rich heritage, enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package, and take advantage of opportunities for professional and personal growth. Our professional development programs include leadership training and mentoring as well as diversity, equity and inclusion certificates.

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