Rural SimCenter Upcoming Events
RN Refresher Course
Jump Start Your Move Back to Nursing! This program allows licensed registered nurses to update and enhance their knowledge and skills, resulting in increased competence and confidence in the role of professional nurse. The course is designed to be flexible, with most learning taking place on-line.
Simulation Educator Course
The Rural SimCenter offers a variety of instructor courses throughout the year. These courses provide beginning to advanced instruction in the use of simulation technology. Our courses help prepare you to become a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE).
CLASSES FOR SUMMER 2020 ARE CANCELLED
The Rural SimCenter offers American Heart Association classes using Heartcode. Courses are are a combination of eLearning, in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner online, followed by a hands-on session. It combines the flexibility of online training with skills practice and testing for CPR and other psychomotor skills.
Watch for news on how the Rural SimCenter is working to "increase patient safety through improved clinical proficiency and teamwork!"
"Training practitioners with better skills in teamwork and communication is thought to be essential for preventing medical errors, and it may help reduce health inequities and reverse rising costs by providing patients with the amount and type of expertise they need." Dow, A. and Theibault, G. (2017). N Engl J Med 2017;377:803-805