MinnesotaFutura Conference: Takeaways

MinnesotaFutura is a community of educators from HealthPartners, Hennepin County Medical Center and Mayo Clinic working together to develop a new architecture for the medical education of the future. On August 17, the community came together at Regions Hospital for the Digital Health Professions Education 2.0 Consume, Create and Curate Conference. The key objective Read more…

FOAMed Resources: How to Consume, Curate and Create

MedResources for learners and educators to engage in digital health professional education can include tools and strategies that maximize the power of FOAMed – Free Open Access Medical Education. Mike Paddock, MD shares some online resources that are easy to navigate in this video. How do you consume, curate and Read more…

Future of Medical Education: What is FOAMed?

The Office of Health Professional Education is working together with a community of clinical educators in Minnesota, who will join forces and develop a new architecture for the medical education of the future. The first Digital Health Professions Education 2.0 Consume, Create and Curate conference will be held on Aug. 17, at the Regions Read more…

Supporting HealthPartners’ Mission Through Innovative, Simulation-based Clinical Education

HealthPartners Clinical Simulation is a program within the HealthPartners Institute, dedicated to improving patient care, safety, processes and systems through innovative, simulation-based clinical education.  The Clinical Simulation and Learning Center is located within Regions Hospital and is open to clinicians and students who want to learn or practice a skill using simulation techniques. Gail Read more…

Resilient #MedEd #Leaders: Identifying and Communicating Clear Values (Part 1)

“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are”   -Roy Disney By Felix Ankel, MD and Michelle Noltimier RN, MBA You are a #meded leader charged with integrati… Source: Resilient #MedEd #Leaders: Identifying and Communicating Clear Values (Part 1)

Using Twitter in Medical Education – 2016 ACR Program Directors’ Conference – Chicago, IL

Signing up for Twitter – Browser: twitter.com/signup – Mobile: twitter.com/download Resources for getting started with Twitter – RheumJC’s guide: rheumjc.com/getting-started – Mom This is How Twitter Works: www.momthisishowtwitterworks.com Lists of rheumatologists on Twitter – My list – List by @ACRheum Why educators should be on Twitter – International Clinician Educators Read more…

The Search is Over! Librarians are your best partner for MedEd!

Pictured above from left to right: Mary Wittenbreer, Jennifer Feeken, Jacqueline Linn. (Missing is Carol Sylvester.) Tucked in the east part of Regions Hospital is a gem for health professionals across the HealthPartners enterprise: the medical library. Anyone who enters this library will be sure to leave having found what Read more…

TETNG: Trauma Education the Next Generation 2015

Trauma Education: The Next Generation (TE :TNG) is an inter-professional program for trauma care providers including emergency medicine, surgery, nursing, and prehospital care. It focuses on treatment strategies that are needed in the initial hours after injury. Presentations are fast-paced, with focused, content-rich talks interspersed with brief how-to videos and Read more…

FOAMed is Overwhelming! Where do I start?!

Joseph Walter (@joewalter9999) has done the brave work of stepping into spiderweb of FOAMed and has walked out not only alive, but with an excellent quick start guide for those unsure where to start. 1. RSS Feeds Find a site you would like to follow (such as EMCRIT). Many sites Read more…