Learners should leave all unnecessary items in the lockers assigned by the university/institution, as appropriate.
Lockers within the STEPS facility are intended for use by learners not affiliated with the university/WVU Medicine, and are provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.
STEPS/WVU will not be held responsible for damage/theft of personal items.
No uncovered drinks are allowed in simulated clinical areas. Absolutely no food or drink is permitted in close proximity to simulators or simulation equipment.
No jacket, coats, school bags, or purses are to be placed on the beds or floor space. All personal items are to be left in the provided lockers or designated space.
Pencil only; No pens allowed around manikins or task trainers. Never write or draw on the simulators because it will permanently remain on the skin.
All equipment and supplies must be returned to the marked location.
Before leaving STEPS, all beds should be lowered and neatly made.
All medical sharps (needles, etc.) must be properly disposed of by the person using them.
Always treat and care for the simulators with respect, as you would a real patient. It is an expectation that all staff, faculty, instructors, and learners demonstrate professionalism when utilizing equipment and space within STEPS.