Due to the risks inherent with learning on patients, medication administration is perfectly suited for use in nursing simulation scenarios. How else can learners engage with the practice of med administration without access to learning systems which simulate experiences outside the reach of their current clinical practice. Today, we take a closer look at some [...]
A common struggle encountered by undergraduate nursing education programs is how to sufficiently expose students to medication administration best practices prior to graduation given the limited opportunities to participate in the process during hospital clinical experiences. There are two major limitations encountered in regards to teaching best practices of medication administration outside of the clinical [...]
Editor’s Note: The team from Medical Shipment shared with us the compelling article below explaining why every nursing simulation program needs to consider the BD Pyxis MedStation ES. We tend to agree, as many nursing programs are located in regions with health systems using the Pyxis medication administration devices. Training healthcare students with simulated versions [...]
The use of simulation to enhance clinical skills for both undergraduate and new graduate nursing and medical students is well documented in the literature. However, in spite of current changes, students and new graduate Nursing students often find themselves unprepared and anxious when they begin their first professional assignments. According to the Nurse Journal, the [...]
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