Simulation Canada’s new online micro-course series provides accessible, affordable, just-in-time learning for the new normal in healthcare simulation. They may be taken individually or as a complementary package, starting from now and going through September, covering topics from Scenario design, telesimulation, prebriefing and debriefing, and practical fundamentals.
With clinical placement opportunities limited by the pandemic, many [...]
Director of the Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation, Education and Research (WISER) & Medical Director for Patient Safety of the UPMC Health System, Dr. Paul Phrampus, recently shared about the latest courses and research from the UPMC’s simulation center & team. The WISER medical simulation courses are internationally renowned as some of the leading [...]
The National Health Education and Training in Simulation Program, aka NHET-Sim, is Australia’s nationwide training program for healthcare professionals and their educators aimed at improving clinical training capacity. NHET-Sim is designed for anyone who currently or intends to use simulation as an educational method to support the development of healthcare students and professionals. The program [...]
UPMC’s Medical Director of Patient Safety and Director of the WISER Simulation Center, Dr. Paul E. Phrampus MD, recently shared his AHRQ article “Building a Safety Program in a Vast Health Care Network”, which highlights the unique needs of patient safety, workforce training, and medical simulation utilization when considering vast institutional healthcare networks. Below we [...]