The ASA Committee on Simulation Education in conjunction with the ABA has established core curricular components for all simulation courses that are taken to satisfy ABA requirements. These include:
- A minimum of six hours of total course instruction
- Active participation in realistic simulation scenarios
- Post-scenario peer debriefing
- Management of difficult patient-care scenarios
- An emphasis on teamwork and communication
Practicing Anesthesiologists requiring simulation course for maintenance of certfication at endorsed simulation center
- Practice clinical skills and effective utilization of resources in a sage learning environment
- Reflect on individual and team effectiveness relating to the management of critical events involving hemodynamic and respiratory instability
- Identify teamwork, leadership and communication skills necessary to successfully manage a crisis.
- Recognize areas of improvement and develop a practice improvement plan at their home institution.
Jutta Novalija, MD, PhD
Associate Professor Anesthesiology, The Medical College of Wisconsin
Director of Anesthesia Simulation Program
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