Serious games can provide opportunities for high-frequency practice using “low-dose” simulation congruent with the principles of deliberate practice and enable us to measure individual competence in a highly granular way while enabling cognitive skills development anytime, anywhere. Today’s article was guest authored by James Kimo Takayesu MD MS FACEP, Co-Founder of Minerva Medical Simulation, who [...]
Orthopedic surgery is no game. Get it right, and a patient’s life can be transformed for the better. Get it wrong, and they could end up worse off than before you started. So how are two former game developers and an orthopedic surgeon working together to more effectively train practitioners? Today we share some interesting [...]
The 2019 International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL) Conference opened yesterday in Phoenix Arizona with the Hayden Vanguard Lectureship by Brad Chesham. HealthySimulation.com writers are at the event this week and will be covering the latest in Nursing Simulation news, resources, and ideas through this article here!
The INACSL meeting is a leading [...]
Oxford Medical Simulation (OMS) develops true to life virtual reality healthcare simulation scenarios, with full feedback and debrief capabilities, to allow VR to do the work, so sim labs can be more efficient and effective in their educational and training process. OMS has designed their VR simulation system to be seamlessly embedded into any university [...]