Healthcare Simulation Technology Program Features
The Healthcare Simulation Technology program prepares the student for a career as a Simulation Technology Specialist. Upon completion of the curriculum, the student can apply to take the Certified Healthcare Simulation Operations Specialist (CHSOS) exam through the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. The curriculum includes practical and theoretical coursework that prepares the student for employment in various areas of healthcare, IT, and related simulation including hospitals, colleges, research facilities, and military bases. The instruction in this program consists of skills and concepts related to: simulation history, patient management, patient care, clinical procedures, medical equipment and supplies, computer hardware, computer software, computer networking, web-based applications and information systems, communication with healthcare providers/team dynamics, simulator maintenance/troubleshooting, simulator operation, audio/video equipment operation/troubleshooting, moulage application and preparation, office administration skills, simulation center management, professional development, research, and applicable standards and regulations.
Degree and Certificate Options
|Associate of Applied Science, Simulation Technology||66 Credit Hours|
|Technical Certificate, Simulation Technology||26 Credit Hours|
WSU Tech is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500 • Chicago, IL 60604
www.ncahlc.org • 800.621.7440
Students interested in this program are eligible to apply for federal financial aid.
More accreditation information coming soon.
Program Integrity – Gainful Employment
In accordance with 34 CFR 668.6(b), that requires institutions to disclose certain information about the programs to prospective students, please see: Gainful Employment.