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The Rural Northern California Clinical Simulation Center

560 Cohasset Road
Chico, CA 95926

Phone: (530) 332-5091
Fax: 530-332-5093


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SimCenter Staff

Becky Damazo, RN, CPNP,
SimCenter Director

Betsy Voelker, CHSE, ARRT, MBA--Simulation Technology & Operations Specialist

Brent Kruger
Simulation Technologist

Sherry Fox, RN, CHSE, PhD
Research Advisor & CFO


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Special Thanks to:

The Sence Foundation for their generous donation. The Sense Foundation has been a consistent supporter of patient safety at the Rural SimCenter.

The Verizon Company for the gift of tablet computers and keyboards to use in simulation scenarios..

Volunteers for donating their time and energy to help create a world class Simulation Center.



"The Rural SimCenter"

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CSU Chico Nursing students participate in purposefull practice at the Rural SimCenter.

The Rural Northern California Clinical Simulation Center Partnership is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art education using dynamic teaching tools.

Through the use of the Rural Simulation Center students experience risk-free, hands-on educational programs designed for teams of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals.

Want to learn more about how simulation education can improve patient outcomes?


Contact us and let us help you get started.

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The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Patient Safety Network Reports:

"Simulation training is a viable alternative to improve health professional's technical, cognitive and teamwork skills"!


Our Mission:

"Increasing patient safety through improved clinical proficiency and teamwork"

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