In this article, Laerdal Medical shares why peer-to-peer learning sticks and how it can be used as a valuable teaching method to supplement traditional classroom learning.
In a typical lecture class, only 40% of learners are actively paying attention. In nursing schools, the common burden to do more with less has the potential to negatively affect [...]
Furthering innovation in Healthcare Simulation, B-Line Medical recently launched an iOS (iPhone / iPad) app for their SimCapture Pro and Enterprise Cloud systems. By integrating their audiovisual recording and debriefing systems with Apple’s ubiquitous hand-held product lines, the company is empowering simulation educators to have even greater flexibility with how they engage learners. On the [...]
Medical Simulation can help your learners to address health disparities experienced by patients of a racial and ethnic minority. April is National Minority Health Month, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health. In the United States, 36% of the population belongs to a racial or ethnic minority group. [...]
In this article, our colleagues at Laerdal Medical share how healthcare organizations are using medical simulation to build high performance teams. Organizations who are leaders in delivering safe, patient-centered care have something in common –they all emphasize the importance of creating great teams. In healthcare, these teams are comprised of thousands of doctors, nurses, anesthesiologists, [...]