A Sim Lab is a healthcare simulation space designed to provide immersive learning experiences for learners and industry professionals. To provide these experiences, Simulation labs often contain manikins, task trainers, simulated learning systems, simulated medications, video recording systems, debriefing software and other simulation equipment.
One goal of a simulation laboratory is to allow learners to practice [...]
SimGHOSTS, aka The Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists, launched its 2020 event this morning in a live-streamed online conference supporting medical simulation champions from around the world. Sim Techs, administrators, clinical educators and simulation coordinators from countries as far away as Hong Kong, Qatar and Australia joined the live stream this morning for the [...]
At the 2019 International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare we took a first-hand look at the Virtual Patient Simulator: Body Interact. Body Interact, by Take the Wind, is a state-of- the-art 3D medical simulator, ideal for accelerating learners” critical thinking and clinical decision making skills for improved acute and chronic care. Body Interact is ideally [...]
Parents dealing with new clinical care of their child requires a relaxed and safe learning environment. Nemour Children’s Hospital is brilliantly utilizing the power of simulation to safely train parents on clinical procedures for such child care. Using manikins provides stressed out parents with a calm way to practice new skills without [...]