HealthStream recently interviewed Dr. Yosaitis, the Medical Director at the MedStar Simulation Training and Education Lab (SiTEL), which is part of the MedStar Institute for Innovation. Discussing SiTEL’s unique approach to training and development, Dr. Yosaitis shares his insights and focuses on six things to know about educating adults when taking a workforce from competency to expertise. Dr. Yosaitis explains that this is a crucial journey for healthcare providers in particular. He adds, “Education done correctly can have a huge impact on patient outcomes.” Here are six important concepts to keep in mind when creating healthcare educational experiences for adult learners:
We interviewed Dr. Yosaitis for HealthStream’s Second Opinions Podcast Series. You can listen to the full Second Opinions Podcast here.
About John Yosaitis, M.D.:
Medical Director, MedStar Simulation Training & Education Lab
Medical Director, Integrated Learning Center, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Georgetown University Medical School
John Yosaitis, M.D., is medical director of MedStar Simulation Training & Education Lab (SiTEL), the education and technology group developing learning solutions for associates at MedStar Health. He brings more than 25 years of clinical and leadership experience to this role, in which he directs the interdisciplinary team responsible for creating learning that elevates associate performance and advances patient care at MedStar.
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