The Women's Guild Simulation Center for Advanced Clinical Skills is an immersive environment equipped with the latest in human patient simulators and medical devices. The center replicates the reality of professionals working together, performing different roles and navigating the latest technology within our system. Multiprofessional clinical skills development, teamwork, improvement of communication and, ultimately, patient safety are at the heart of the center’s ethos. This proactive approach—training in teams, communicating in teams and solving problems in teams—helps Cedars-Sinai provide the best possible care to patients and provides staff with the latest in educational technology.
The Women’s Guild Simulation Center comprises two fully equipped and functioning operating rooms, an ICU, an OB/GYN room and a trauma bay. In addition, it has a PICU/NICU and multiple rooms for skills training and development. The center also includes a fully equipped, computerized simulation room with simulators for practice in GI/bronchoscopy procedures; laparoscopic, hysteroscopic, urologic, and neurologic and cardiovascular procedures; ultrasound procedures; and robotic surgery.