Sanford Health Senior Emergency Medical Services Educator - Mobile Simulation in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Senior Emergency Medical Services Educator | Mobile Simulation | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota


Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other


Senior Emergency Medical Services Educator (Sr EMS Educator) will provide emergency medical services (EMS) education through Sanford to internal/external customers. This individual will be primarily responsible for the creation, implementation and evaluation of simulated-learning activities embedded within initial and ongoing professional development curriculums for health care professionals, students, community members, and external community members and within the mobile environment. The Sr EMS Educator should have knowledge of various media, communication, pass on techniques, methods, and be able to facilitate simulation/EMS learning and participate in debriefing as well as other learning methodologies. This includes alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual media. This individual will serve as a simulator operator or clinical expert running programmed scenarios with faculty instructors, assuring all equipment is set up for course programs, insure all equipment is in working order, participating in product-specific vendor training, and represent the simulation program at user group meetings, other relevant organizational meetings at the local, state, and national level. The Sr EMS Educator will also be responsible for active participation in the support of research activities related to simulation-based/EMS education efforts by assisting with collecting and analyzing data for research purposes. Individuals will assist with coordination of programs, courses, simulation based/EMS initiatives, future simulation-based/EMS initiatives, and class schedules within the mobile environment. Sr EMS Educators will participate in simulation/EMS training for educational programs serving as a mentor and educator for faculty and staff. The Sr EMS Educator will make recommendations for budget and equipment purchase. Individuals will serve as mentors and educators for faculty and staff while training in simulation programs and will oversee the mobile simulation program and team members assigned responsibilities.Physical activities include but not limited to will require considerable use of arms and legs and moving of whole body; such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping and handling materials. Ability to lift and/or move up to 100-125lbs. This position may require

standing 3-4 hours with breaks at a time while teaching or up to 8 hours at a



Participates in the development of system or process documentation/reports. Establishes and maintains productive working relationships within and outside of own area. Establishes and maintains effective working relationship with each team member. Develops live and media-based instructional programs using proper training methods. Adapts documents and presentations for the intended audience. Plans, estimates, staffs, organizes and monitors significant projects. Practices positive collaboration and converts difficult interactions into productive ones. Develops presentation objectives and organizes key topics, speaking points, materials, and flow. Demonstrates knowledge of development and delivery of medical educational for diverse audiences. Develops a team with the talents and skills needed to accomplish goals. Creates opportunities for individuals to exercise and grow new skills.



Nationally registered Paramedic is required, individuals will be required to obtain their licensure within 6 months of employment. Instructor/Coordinator course or equivalent required within 6 months of employment. Current provider/instructor cards in BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, PHTLS, TNCC and ENPC preferred. Depending upon location, a Federal DOT Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with air brake endorsement is preferred otherwise must be obtained within 3 months of employment. Depending upon location, a minimum of an associates is preferred or a minimum of 3 years of high volume EMS critical care field experience or high volume critical care as an EMS provider.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Community Services

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req21988