Durham Addresses WellStar Simulation Summit

Professor and EISLE Director, Carol Durham, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, offered a keynote address on “Re-envisioning Patient Safety from a Team Perspective” at the inaugural WellStar Simulation Summit, held in Atlanta, GA on November 7.

WellStar is an Atlanta-based health system on the leading edge of using simulation to optimize human performance. It has implemented a cutting edge program called Safety First, which has provided human error prevention training to more than 11,000 WellStar team members and 1,800 medical staff members and allied health professionals. WellStar’s Advanced Patient Simulation Center is Georgia’s first such center in a non-academic health system.