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Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center

Cottage Health Nursing - Simulation Lab

Nursing Careers

For more information about career opportunities at Cottage Health, please contact Cottage Health Human Resources at (805) 879-8799. Follow this link to search jobs at Cottage Health.

The Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center’s mission is to enhance healthcare delivery within Cottage Health by providing leadership in the use of simulation technologies to facilitate interprofessional collaborative practice, provide quality education and apply evidence based practice in order to improve patient safety and outcomes.

Our vision is to empower all members of the interprofessional healthcare team to provide safe patient centered, quality care using simulation technology.

  • Cottage Health - Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center
  • Cottage Health - Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center
  • Cottage Health - Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center
  • Cottage Health - Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center
  • Cottage Health - Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center

The Gary M. Hock Family Patient Care Simulation Center provides clinical and discussion based simulation to physicians, nurses and other clinical healthcare professionals. State of the art mannequins and audiovisual equipment allow patient scenarios to be recreated, providing clinicians with a realistic experience.

Standardized Participants, volunteers, also participate in the role of patients and their families in order to provide more realism to a simulation when needed. The Simulation Center currently has 18 specialized simulation programs that are offered to Cottage Health employees.

Nursing Careers at Cottage

For more information about career opportunities at Cottage Health, please contact Cottage Health Human Resources at (805) 879-8799. Follow this link to search jobs at Cottage Health.

Nursing Excellence 2015

Cottage Health Nursing ExcellenceNursing lies at the heart of care at Cottage, and the professionalism and compassion of our nurses are appreciated every day. We look back at some of the notable accomplishments of our nursing staff in the Nursing Excellence publication.