A recent JEMS publication by Aaron Dix, NRP, MBA, CHSE, NCEE, CP-C , Jennifer McCarthy, MAS, NRP, MICP, CHSE , and Andrew E. Spain, MA, NCEE, EMT-P entitled “Standardization of EMS Simulation Activities Improves the Learning Experience” concluded that “Standardization is an essential consideration for any simulation activity” and that “the level of standardization must [...]
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YSN’s Simulation Learning Lab prepares nursing students for the real world – In 2014, Virginia “Ginger” Sherrick, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, RN-BC, CHSE was appointed the director of the Simulation Learning Lab. Under her energetic leadership, the use of simulation has grown significantly, especially in the Graduate [...]
Over on JEMS (Journal of Emergency Medical Services), a recent article by By Jennifer McCarthy, MAS, NRP, MICP, Amar P. Patel, DHSc, MS, NRP, Andrew E. Spain, MA, NCEE, EMT-P, and Timothy Whitaker, BS, CHSE, CHSOS, EMT-P focused on how EMS faculty can utilize healthcare simulation to effectively teach communication.
EMS educators often think of simulation [...]
Last week Jeremy T. Cushman, MD, MS, EMT-P, was awarded the 2017 John P. Pryor, MD/Street Medicine Society Award at the EMS Today conference in Salt Lake City, UT which was sponsored by iSimulate. ohn P. Pryor, MD, FACS, an EMS physician, was killed on Dec. 25, 2008, while serving in Iraq. Dr. Pryor posthumously received the [...]