Simulation Education

How to Improve Patient Outcomes by Improving Teamwork

How to Improve Patient Outcomes by Improving Teamwork 1980 1321 Level 3 Healthcare

Good Patient Outcomes Depend on Effective Teamwork The goal of every healthcare professional, from doctors and nurses to EMTs to pharmacists is the same: to provide positive outcomes for their patients. That goal, however, is not always easy to achieve. According to statistics reported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), around 400,000 hospitalized patients…

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Are You CTS Certified? Here’s Why You Should Be.

Are You CTS Certified? Here’s Why You Should Be. 1912 1078 Level 3 Healthcare

This Certification Can Be a Career Boost for Sim Techs As a healthcare simulation professional, your focus is providing training opportunities for healthcare students and professionals that will ultimately help them improve patient outcomes, and that takes a lot of different types of equipment. There are healthcare technologies such as manikins and vital sign monitors.…

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Expert Advice for Mapping Your Healthcare Simulation Training

Expert Advice for Mapping Your Healthcare Simulation Training 1920 1280 Level 3 Healthcare

Expert Advice for Mapping Your Healthcare Simulation Training For many careers and professions there is a clear path to get from where you are to where you want to be. If you want to be an engineer, you get an engineering degree. If you want to be a doctor, you go to medical school. But…

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5 Tips for Managing a Successful Healthcare Simulation Lab

5 Tips for Managing a Successful Healthcare Simulation Lab 1920 1280 Level 3 Healthcare

Simulation labs are a growing part of healthcare training and education programs, but simulation lab managers still face some challenges when it comes to hiring the right staff, raising the necessary funding, and purchasing the right equipment, among other things. In the final recap of Level 3 Healthcare’s recent webinar, “15 Challenges in Healthcare Simulation…

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More Expert Advice to Solve Your Top Simulation Challenges

More Expert Advice to Solve Your Top Simulation Challenges 1920 1280 Level 3 Healthcare

No two healthcare simulation labs are exactly the same, but many sim techs face similar challenges. In the recent webinar, “15 Challenges in Healthcare Simulation and How to Conquer Them,” the simulation experts at Level 3 Healthcare discussed the most common challenges and offered solutions to address them. You can catch up on the first…

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5 Healthcare Simulation Challenges and How to Conquer Them

5 Healthcare Simulation Challenges and How to Conquer Them 1540 1000 Level 3 Healthcare

There are plenty of good things about getting bigger and stronger but—whether it’s a person, a company or an industry—it can come with growing pains, and healthcare simulation is no exception. As the industry expands and the technology gets more advanced, there are both opportunities to take advantage of and pitfalls to watch out for.…

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How to Choose the Best AV for Your Simulation Center

How to Choose the Best AV for Your Simulation Center 2048 1152 Level 3 Healthcare

How to Choose the Best AV for Your Simulation Center The fanciest manikin and most up-to-date medical equipment won’t make much difference in your simulation center if you don’t have audio and video tools that allow students and teachers to communicate clearly during scenarios, as well as review and debrief scenarios once they are over.…

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Missed the Simulation Operations Boot Camp? Here are the Highlights

Missed the Simulation Operations Boot Camp? Here are the Highlights 1920 1280 Level 3 Healthcare

As the healthcare simulation industry gets bigger, it also gets more competitive. Simulation programs are growing, simulation technology is evolving, and anyone interested in a career in healthcare simulation needs to stay ahead of it all. To give current and future simulation technicians and operations specialists a leg up on their competition, Level 3 Healthcare…

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How to Create Realistic Moulage and Why It Matters

How to Create Realistic Moulage and Why It Matters 1920 1280 Level 3 Healthcare

How to Create Realistic Moulage and Why It Matters Every prank-loving adolescent knows all it takes is a little corn syrup and food coloring to whip up a batch of fake blood that will scare the pants off an unsuspecting mom, sibling or neighborhood friend. But recreating realistic wounds and injuries isn’t just for April…

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Stressed about Your Sim Center Design? These 4 Tips Can Help  

Stressed about Your Sim Center Design? These 4 Tips Can Help   1213 853 Level 3 Healthcare

Stressed about Your Sim Center Design? These 4 Tips Can Help  So, you’re designing an academic simulation center. You probably have a pretty good idea of the kinds of spaces you need—somewhere to run simulations and somewhere to debrief them, for example—but what about the technology each of those spaces require to run smoothly and…

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