2021 Standardized Patient User Guide

                                                                                                                                      View the full 2020 SP User Guide
 For reference we have kept the 2020 SP User Guide. Once all the 2021 modules are completed, we will delete the 2020 SP User Guide.

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                                                                                                    New and Revised - 2021 SP User Guide

The Standardized Patient Program has revised the 2020 SP User Guide. The 2021 SP User Guide is available in 5 easy to read modules. The objective for creating 5 modules is to provide is easy to access to SP practices, information, and work.

                                                                                                                                             Module 1: About the SPP

Module 1 includes information on the Standardized Patient Program, University of Toronto Diversity Statement, Information on What is a Standardized Patient? and, The SPP Services, Reporting Structure, and SP Expectations.

                                                                                                                               Module 2: SP Selection and Recruitment

Module 2 includes information on SPs in Medical Education, Selection and Recruitment, SP Training, Rotations, Use of SP Alternates, Support Staff, OSCE and Assessments, and Teaching and Exam Recruitment Templates

                                                                                                                             Module 3: SP Compensation and Shift Cancellation

Module 3 includes information on how are SPs compensated, Shift Cancellation, Bi-weekly Payroll Schedule as well as information on the SP Newsletter, Bulletin Board, Collection of Personal Information, and FAQs

                                                                                                                                        Module 4: SP Health and Safety - To be added

Module 4 will include information on Basic Health and Safety training, SPP Safe Work Practices and Guidelines for Breast Exams, Genito-Urinary Exams, and Trans-vaginal Ultrasound sessions.

                                                                                                                             Module 5: Online Training, Simulation, and Assessments - To be added

Module 5 will include information onEquipment needed and  Best Practices in Online Training, Simulation, and Assessments