What kind of training takes place at the Center?

Patient simulators at the Center help recreate real-life medical situations, allowing health care professionals and students the opportunity to practice and master the latest techniques for patient care with zero chance of patient injury.

Every simulation room at the Center for Educational Development is equipped with cameras and microphones to record activity in real time. Instructors review the recordings and debrief participants, providing feedback on their performance.

Examples of the scenarios re-created at the Center include:

  • Cardiac emergency
  • Stroke
  • Childbirth (natural and cesarean)
  • Neonatal emergencies
  • Advanced cardiac life support
  • Multi-system failure
  • Seizures
  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Trauma
  • Wound management
  • Pediatric life support

Classes on customer service and communication skills are also offered.