Developing clinical judgement in nursing students requires more than the randomness of clinical practice. In other words, the only way to guarantee nursing students will experience the specific patient cases necessary to develop clinical judgement is through clinical simulation scenarios. Finding affordable ways of augmenting time beyond expensive-to-use simulation labs is a challenge in itself [...]
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 [...]
When teaching urban community health programs or rural community health students, Healthcare Simulation provides many benefits that should be considered. For example, In urban settings, there are increased risks for students new to community visits. In rural settings, great distances reduce the ability to tackle assignments in an effective manner. In both cases, providing access [...]
Kaplan Test Prep recently launched the addition of Undergraduate Nursing Cases for their virtual patient platform: i-Human Patients, The Case Player is a next-generation, cloud-based, virtual patient simulator that helps your students think like nurses and improve clinical judgment with virtual client encounters. i-Human Patients by Kaplan is an online solution designed to offer students [...]
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