Today, during Healthcare Simulation Week, is World Patient Safety Day! To celebrate this important day CAE Healthcare has partnered with the Ottawa Art Gallery, the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI), Patients for Patient Safety Canada, and Health Standards Organization (HSO), to host an important, global livestream and in-person event to showcase the imperative of making [...]
Today, Dr. Kim Baily shares Part 2 of her expose on Medical Tubes in Healthcare Simulation following her recent post “Know Your Medical Tubes! A 2-Part Practical Guide for Healthcare Simulation” which covered Intravenous (IV) Therapy Tubing and Intravenous Tubing. Here she covers Intrathecal or epidural device tubing, nerve block tubing, endotracheal tubes, tracheostomy tubing, [...]
Serious Games in Healthcare Education doesn’t just come in the video game format — but board games too! Today we take a look at the educational game platform “RETAIN” (Resuscitation TrAINing for Healthcare Professionals) provides a new approach to healthcare simulation based education which has both digital and board game components. The current resuscitation guidelines [...]
Neurosurgery simulation just saw a revolution in realism and application, with a real-time brain simulator which can help neurosurgeons train for and perform better during clinical practice. Out of the Igarashi Laboratory in the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology at The University of Tokyo, Dr. Seo and team have developed a cutting edge [...]
Previously we wrote on 9 Key Considerations When Designing a Sim Lab, where we shared the importance of identifying stakeholders, planning for storage space, gases, manikins and more. Today, guest author Dr. Kim Baily PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, covers the next 11 of 20 key considerations that might prove useful for planning a nursing or [...]
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