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Jestin N Carlson, MD, MS

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Jestin N. Carlson, MD, MS (2.0, ’17) is an emergency physician. Jestin currently holds a position as National Director of Clinical Education at US Acute Care Solutions, Vice Chair for Research for the Allegheny Health Network and Director of Resident Research at St Vincent Hospital. Jestin’s areas of professional interest include airway management, cardiac arrest and simulation in education. Jestin can be followed on Twitter @JestinCarlson.

Procedural Competency and Procedural Proficiency

Practice doesn’t make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.

  • Vince Lombardi

Teaching procedural skills to novice providers can be challenging. Maintaining procedural skill and advancing from competent to proficient can be even more difficult. Simple practice and the ‘See One, Do One, Teach One’ model may not be sufficient. This blog covers how to practice a more perfect procedure.

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Gregg Wells

Like pilots, periodic currency...

Excellent commentary! Procedural skills atrophy with disuse. Procedural certifications need renewing, similar to renewing a pilot... Read More
Tuesday, 24 July 2018 5:05 PM
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Producural Competency/Proficie...

Mentored training using simulation is an effective way to train and evaluate pocedural skills.
Friday, 27 July 2018 2:02 PM
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