One way to ensure that Nursing students show up prepared and on time for simulation is to include a simulation policy in the student handbook. Include all the faculty expectations related to uniform, supplies and punctuality. Students should treat simulation as they would any other clinical day. Decide on the consequences for tardiness and lack [...]
The Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) is the national certifying body for medical laboratory technologists and medical laboratory assistants, and the national professional society for Canada’s medical laboratory professionals. They are a not-for-profit organization that is funded entirely by membership dues and revenues from goods and services. Their members practice in hospital laboratories, [...]
Over on JEMS (Journal of Emergency Medical Services), a recent article by By Jennifer McCarthy, MAS, NRP, MICP, Amar P. Patel, DHSc, MS, NRP, Andrew E. Spain, MA, NCEE, EMT-P, and Timothy Whitaker, BS, CHSE, CHSOS, EMT-P focused on how EMS faculty can utilize healthcare simulation to effectively teach communication.
EMS educators often think of simulation [...]
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10. How to Produce a Sim Lab Video Orientation – Learn how to produce sim lab orientation and sim lab promotional videos with this tutorial set. Be sure to read part 1 where I talk about [...]