Simulation-based learning (SBL) has become a mainstay of undergraduate nursing programs across the nation. Many schools are utilizing healthcare simulation to replace clinical hours, augment didactic course content, and increase student engagement across the curriculum. SBL activities provide a valuable opportunity to control and manipulate the environment to ensure learners have the opportunity to achieve [...]
Helping future nursing professionals master vital skills of observation, diagnosis and treatment has never been more important. Specifically, as clinical placements become more competitive and the overall nursing sector becomes evermore complex and demanding, mixed reality is becoming a critical component of nursing simulation.
GIGXR, a global immersive learning provider, created the HoloPatient app to meet [...]
CAE Healthcare has presented a smorgasbord of indispensable clinical simulation training solutions to the 2021 International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) during the 11-week virtual conference thus far. These forward-looking innovations undeniably demonstrate CAE’s mission to transform healthcare simulation through reliable education technology. To fulfill this mission, the company has worked to expand upon [...]
The need to rapidly adapt traditional healthcare simulation-based training curricula into distance learning modalities through virtual simulation technology has never been greater. Mandated shutdowns and campus closures driven by COVID-19 have left higher education institutions struggling to pivot their clinical simulation programs between in-person and remote-learning environments. For these medical simulation education programs, this means [...]