RadiologyBusiness.com recently shared a new study published by Journal of the American College of Radiology, where a team of researchers from the University of Colorado and Philips Healthcare Analytics and Radiology Solutions evaluated the effectiveness of implementing a vendor-specific picture archiving and communication system (PACS) application into simulation-based curriculum in undergraduate medical education. These types of collaborative research projects provide the evidence necessary to continue to push simulation [...]
Happy Thanksgiving to Sim Champs in the United States today, with a reminder from the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) about the dangers of using turkey fryers with this simulated session.
Using a simulated environment, the NFPA joined CPSC to demonstrate the fire dangers of turkey fryers in this live burn. NFPA strongly discourages the [...]
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, [...]