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METS Center

In the province of Ultrecht, Netherlands, surrounded by lush, pine forests rests the quaint Dutch village of Bilthoven. Part of the municipality of De Bilt (famously the ancestral home of the Vanderbilt family), Bilthoven is also the home of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare’s first fully accredited simulation program in Europe. The Medical Training & Simulation (or METS) Center gained its accreditation from SSH in April of this year, and has been named the Program of the Quarter by the Accreditation Council.

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Bob Kerner sim room standing 2019

Bob Kerner

The story on the early years of Long Island’s renown simulation jewel now known as the Patient Safety Institute is relatively similar to that of many other simulation centers across the country. A former administrator for the Northwell Health System said “oh, we should do simulation, and then in late 2006 somebody found some money to buy a simulator,” recalls Dr. Robert Kerner.  “We borrowed a delivery room in one of our hospitals, and away we went doing simulation.” Since that time, Dr. Kerner has led the Institute in developing a 20-bed, interprofessional facility that houses high-fidelity simulation for a 23-hospital health system that is accredited in all areas by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.  And Dr. Kerner has seen and done it all in the decade and a half since then.

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SSH News

The Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) Board of Directors is pleased to announce Kevin Helm, MBA as the organization’s new Associate Executive Director. Mr. Helm is a seasoned association executive having served as the Executive Director for the Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors and Senior Manager with the American Academy of Family Physicians. His experience also includes financial management, marketing, and business operations. SSH Executive Director Jennifer Manos said, “Kevin is a proven leader and we are fortunate to have him join us here. I look forward to working with him”.

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JANUARY 5, 2015 – WASHINGTON, DC – New technologies, strategies, studies and devices that demonstrate how simulation-based education can improve the quality of healthcare will be on display January 10-14 in New Orleans at the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH).

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