Introduction to Health Care Simulation provides an overview of the fundamentals and exploration of health care simulation concepts. Innovative teaching strategies and technology are presented including opportunities to gain “hands-on” experience using multiple simulation methods such as task trainers, hi- and lo-fidelity mannequins, and standardized patients within active learning scenarios. It emphasizes basic understanding of entire continuum of planning, executing, and debriefing a successful simulation incorporating creation of cases, resource planning, event management, development of competency, checklists, and facilitation of reflective learning.
Who Should Attend: Health care practitioners, researchers and educators, as well as, computer science and systems professionals interested in entering the health care sector
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