3B Scientific Acquires Simulated Medications Company Wallcur
Continuing to invest in healthcare simulation, 3B Scientific announced last week the acquisition of simulated medications company Wallcur LLC. The acquisition of Wallcur follows a string of other 3B Scientific acquisitions in the clinical simulation space, which include iSimulate, Cardionics, and more recently, LifeCast Body Simulation and iNNOGING Medical. Here we share the press release regarding the Wallcur acquisition by 3B Scientific, with congratulations to both teams on their expanded portfolio of medical simulation products!
3B Scientific, a leading manufacturer and marketer of medical simulation products and anatomical models for healthcare education, announces its acquisition of Wallcur LLC, a prominent provider of healthcare simulation products. This acquisition broadens 3B Scientific’s product offering and further demonstrates our ongoing commitment to advancing medical training.
Wallcur, a respected name in healthcare simulation for over 40 years, has earned a reputation for its innovative and high-quality simulated medicine products that enhance medical education across the globe. Wallcur’s mission is to provide ideas and products that both stimulate and simulate clinical learning in a safe non-clinical environment to help graduate the most competent, confident, and ready practitioner for today’s healthcare system. By joining forces with Wallcur, 3B Scientific aims to further empower healthcare professionals and educators with cutting-edge training solutions.
The synergies between 3B Scientific and Wallcur are evident in their shared dedication to improving patient outcomes through effective training. This strategic alliance will combine the strengths of both companies, enabling them to provide an even broader range of simulation solutions that cater to the evolving needs of medical educators and practitioners.
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“This acquisition is a reflection of our unwavering commitment to enhancing healthcare education worldwide,” said Todd A. Murray, CEO of 3B Scientific. “Wallcur’s expertise and track record in healthcare simulation perfectly align with our mission. Together, we will continue to deliver world-class training solutions that have a lasting impact on medical education.”
Wallcur’s Managing Member, Brett Lanuti , expressed enthusiasm about the merger, sharing, “Joining forces with 3B Scientific is an exciting opportunity to take our simulation offerings to new heights. We are confident that this partnership will benefit the healthcare community by raising the bar for medical education.” Concurrent with the transaction Mr. Lanuti will transition out of the business and Wendy LaGrange currently Vice President of Sales and Business Development will assume a leadership role for Wallcur as Vice President and Managing Director for the Wallcur business.
As part of the acquisition, Wallcur will continue to operate under its brand name, and its headquarters will remain in San Diego, CA. Customers can expect the same level of excellence and commitment to quality that Wallcur has consistently delivered over the years.
About the 3B Scientific Group
3B Scientific, established in 1948 in Hamburg, Germany, is a global provider of state-of-the-art medical simulators, catering to medical education training across all levels. Building on an extensive range of top-quality educational and simulation products, the 3B Scientific Group of Companies has established a strong presence in over 120 countries worldwide. Using this wide-reaching platform, 3B Scientific continues to drive its mission forward: advancing the delivery of medical and healthcare education worldwide.
About Wallcur LLC
Wallcur is a trusted name in healthcare simulation, specializing in products that enhance medical education and training. With a history of excellence dating back to 40 years, Wallcur has been at the forefront of developing realistic and effective simulation solutions that benefit medical professionals and students worldwide.
Wallcur was born out of a desire to teach future nurses using an innovative approach to learning. Wallcur started with the world-renowned MATH FOR MEDS book, which became the highly successful standard for learning dosages and solutions throughout the US and Canada. Today, with continued educator feedback, collaborative research, and design, Wallcur has upheld its mission to provide the most up-to-date, realistic, and cost-effective simulated clinical practice available.
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 co-edited Book: “Comprehensive Healthcare Simulation: Operations, Technology, and Innovative Practice” is cited as a key source for professional certification in the industry. 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 and his wife Abigail Baily, PhD live in Las Vegas, Nevada with their two amazing daughters.