Sim Center Video of the Week: Gannon University
The 5,800 square foot Patient Simulation Center at Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania allows students of the health professions to gain essential life-like training at the largest comprehensive patient simulation center in the region.
- Equipped with 14 medium- and high-fi delity patient simulators, phlebotomy training stations, a computer lab, classroom seating for 40 students and a lobby with sign-in laptops and plasma television.
- Emulates an emergency/trauma bay, operating room, seven-bed critical care or post-anesthesia recovery unity, a pediatric room, an adult examination room, and a labor-and-delivery suite.
- Features fully integrated audio/visual recording and real-time access capabilities.
- Two Debriefing Rooms provide a unique learning experience for students to view digital video recordings of their case scenarios and critique performances in a structure, supportive environment.
Learn more about the Gannon University Simulation Center.
Lance Baily, BA, EMT-B, is the Founder & CEO of HealthySimulation.com, which he started while serving as the Director of the Nevada System of Higher Education’s Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas back in 2010. Lance is also the Founder and acting Advisor to the Board of SimGHOSTS.org, the world’s only non-profit organization dedicated to supporting professionals operating healthcare simulation technologies. His new co-edited Book: “Comprehensive Healthcare Simulation: Operations, Technology, and Innovative Practice” is available now. Lance’s background also includes serving as a Simulation Technology Specialist for the LA Community College District, EMS fire fighting, Hollywood movie production, rescue diving, and global travel. He lives with his wife Abigail in Las Vegas, Nevada.