Our Mission

The Centers’ mission is to provide high-quality simulation for current and future healthcare professionals.  The Centers for Simulation Education allow UAMS to expand existing programs, launch new instructional techniques, and promote quality instruction with the goal of training competent and compassionate professionals.

Our Vision

To improve patient safety by promoting clinical competence. We will strive to promote clinical competence through enhancement of:

  • Skills that inspires the trust of patients. These skills include communication,
    physical examination, and procedural skills.
  • Clinical reasoning, including critical thinking, situational awareness, and
    clinical decisions.
  • Interprofessional collaboration, including values and ethics, roles and responsibilities,
    communication, and team-based practice.
  • Reflection on thinking and actions and application to practice.
  • Patient- and family-centered care, including establishing a partnership with patients and
    empowering them to make informed decisions.
  • Assessing competence of undergraduate healthcare learners.