For over 23 years, Simulab has manufactured realistic human anatomy trainers for high-fidelity realistic healthcare simulated training. Today we take a look at some of Simulab’s key products to demonstrate their dedication to realistic procedure learning with affordable trainers for a dynamic range of learners. With continued efforts towards improving patient safety and healthcare education, Seattle-based [...]
Careers in Healthcare, a new Healthcare Careers website supports those beginning or advancing their professional pathway. Recently the website shared a new interview with Cedars-Sinai Women’s Guild Simulation Center Director Russell D. Metcalfe-Smith FHEA, MSc, NRP, CHSE-A, on what it takes to become and develop a professional administrative career in medical simulation. Careers in Healthcare [...]
Bruce Hood, Chair of Developmental Psychology in Society, University of Bristol writes that there is no evidence to back the claim that matching educational methods to learning styles improves learning outcomes. According to a recent studies there is no coherent framework of preferred learning styles. Individuals are categorized into one of three preferred styles of auditory, [...]
TraumaSim has been providing medically accurate products and services designed to simulate traumatic injury and medical conditions for the training and assessment of medics and healthcare professionals since 2008. Supporting moulage courses at both SimGHOSTS USA and Australia this year, TraumaSim continues to support the international medical simulation community with the latest training and support [...]
Recently on the University of Delaware’s website Amy Cowperthwait, Founder & CEO of Avkin was interviewed to share more about the successful partnerships that have developed through the University to bring innovation into our field of healthcare simulation. Beth Miller, Science Writer from UD’s Office of Communications, fills us in!
Amy Cowperthwait has a good recipe for blood [...]
This article is the third in a three part series from HealthySim staff writer Kim Baily PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, Simulation Coordinator for Los Angeles Harbor College, on Starting a Community College Healthcare Simulation Program. Over the past 15 years Kim has developed and implemented several college simulation programs and currently chairs the Southern California Simulation [...]