The COVID-19 pandemic, among other factors, has reduced many hands-on learning opportunities for aspiring healthcare professionals as clinical simulation programs were forced to limit in-person education. Many clinical simulation sites were forced to restrict access all together. Seeking to provide a solution to these unprecedented challenges, healthcare simulation company Avkin developed the Avwound, a realistic [...]
Helping future nursing professionals master vital skills of observation, diagnosis and treatment has never been more important. Specifically, as clinical placements become more competitive and the overall nursing sector becomes evermore complex and demanding, mixed reality is becoming a critical component of nursing simulation.
GIGXR, a global immersive learning provider, created the HoloPatient app to meet [...]
A leading manufacturer and distributor of medical supplies, clinical simulation equipment and healthcare education, Pocket Nurse believes that promoting infection control and healthcare simulation education are the keys to a full commitment to patient safety. These factors ultimately contribute to better patient outcomes, while protecting healthcare learners and professionals, because infection control stems from standard [...]
Healthcare simulation is about to change the world. While societies are just beginning to turn a corner on COVID-19, the devastation caused by the most recent pandemic will continue to affect us for years to come. With over 142 million cases and 3 million deaths, the estimated covid costs of $28 trillion dollars will no [...]