UnityPoint Health – Trinity Regional Medical Center – Fort Dodge

Award / $50,000

Priority / Healthcare Workforce Development

Location / Fort Dodge, IA Buena Vista, Calhoun, Hamilton, Humboldt, Pocahontas, Sac, Webster, Wright Counties of focus

Grant Summary:

UnityPoint – Trinity Health Systems – Fort Dodge and Iowa Central Community College have formed a collaboration to build a state-of-the-art health simulation laboratory. The sim lab will provide valuable hands on educational experiences for nursing and emergency medical service (EMS) students, as well as continued education for health professionals throughout an eight county region. Although the majority of funding for the project has already been secured, additional audio visual (AV) equipment is needed to provide functionality in the Simulation Laboratory.