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Optimize Your Simulation for Success With the Right Debriefing Setup

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Debriefing is a critical step in any healthcare simulation curriculum — make sure you know what you need for successful debriefings Research shows the majority of learning and critical analysis occurs during the debriefing session of healthcare simulation training. During debriefing, medical students have the chance to not only hear feedback from their instructors but…

Advance Your Sim Tech Career With In-Depth Simulation Training

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Level 3 Audiovisual hosts several trainings, simulation conferences and webinars for simulation professionals worldwide If you’re a new or current simulation technician, ongoing education is crucial to advance your career and operate a fully functioning healthcare simulation lab. Level 3 Audiovisual is here to help. As a worldwide leader in simulation lab design, installation, integration…

Exploring Remote Options for Simulation-Based Education: A Hybrid Solution

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A hybrid virtual solution offers a simulation experience with both in-person and remote components Our last blog about healthcare simulation discussed augmented patient simulation solutions, which offer medical students a 100% remote option to complete simulation-based education and training. In today’s blog, we’re going to explore another option for remote medical simulation. As we enter…

Virtual Medical Simulation: A Remote Solution for Simulation-Based Education

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Augmented patient simulation offers medical students a 100% remote simulation experience As we near the end of 2020, one fact has become clear: the coronavirus will follow us into the new year. It’s time for organizations to strategize long-term solutions to enable remote work and remote learning, especially in the healthcare field. We need our…

3 Areas Worth the Investment in Your Healthcare Simulation

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Keep your simulation lab operating efficiently by investing in quality AV, training and on-going support A medical simulation lab is a huge investment for your teaching hospital, medical school or training center. Healthcare simulations are invaluable teaching tools that offer medical students the chance to gain hands-on skills and interpersonal training in a safe, controlled…

Level 3 Audiovisual Wins Prestigious Commercial Integrator Award for a State-of-the-Art Medical Simulation Project

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Level 3 Audiovisual Overcomes Technical Challenges to Build the Largest Simulation Center within the University of Texas Health Organization Healthcare simulation recording and debriefing systems are critical components of education in nursing, medical, and vocational schools. Simulation lets healthcare students learn how to experience real-world conditions, learn procedures, react to unexpected consequences, and much more.…

6 Healthcare Simulation Trends to Watch for in 2020

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The Top 6 Healthcare Simulation Trends to Watch Emerging technologies are changing the way healthcare is delivered, and those same technologies will change the way healthcare simulation training is delivered, and what skills prospective healthcare professionals need to succeed in the healthcare market of the future. According to research by Deloitte, global healthcare expenditures are…

Get Your Sim Center AV off Life Support with Proper Training

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Everything You Need to Know about AV Standards for Healthcare Simulation Every part of healthcare training and delivery has its own tools of the trade. A doctor has to know their way around a stethoscope and blood pressure cuff. And as a simulation technician, you need to know how to operate all the tools in…

How to Choose the Best AV for Your Simulation Center

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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.…

Getting Ready to Choose New Sim Lab Equipment? Read This First.

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Overwhelmed by a Sim Lab Tech Upgrade? Here’s Everything You Need to Know Are you a simulation technician tasked with choosing new technology for your simulation lab? And are you feeling overwhelmed by the task? Don’t panic. Choosing the best equipment for your sim lab—and getting it for the best price—can be as simple as…

How to Improve Patient Outcomes by Improving Teamwork

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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…

How to Take the Chaos out of Your Sim Center Control Room

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Need to Reduce Distractions in Your Simulation Center? Healthcare simulations are designed to prepare students for high-stakes medical situations. That means that while simulation exercises take place in a safe and controlled environment, they also need to replicate the chaos and urgency of a true medical emergency. When a “patient” codes or a barrage of…

The Must-Have Credential for Any Simulation Center Integrator

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Why a Certified AV Integrator Should Install Your Simulation Tech When you think of simulation centers, audiovisual may not be your first thought. But AV is as integral to the success of simulation centers as the life-like manikins receiving CPR. Virtually every aspect of learning—from recording scenarios to sharing video from vital sign monitors to…

Quarterly Simulation Skills Camp Focuses on Advanced Debriefing

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Simulation Skills Camp Emphasizes the Importance of Debriefing The team of simulation experts at Level 3 Audiovisual come from different backgrounds but share a common goal: to provide the simulation industry with a standardized level of education and training. To achieve this goal, Level 3 hosts and sponsors various education and training events throughout the…

5 Tips for Managing a Successful Healthcare Simulation Lab

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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 Audiovisual’s recent webinar, “15 Challenges in Healthcare Simulation…

More Expert Advice to Solve Your Top Simulation Challenges

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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 Audiovisual discussed the most common challenges and offered solutions to address them. You can catch up on the first…

The Best Tricks for Realistic Moulage on a Budget

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The Best Tricks for Realistic Moulage on a Budget Just like cheesy special effects can ruin a superhero movie, unrealistic wounds and symptoms can ruin a healthcare simulation scenario. Healthcare simulation training is the gold standard for improving both clinical competence and patient outcomes, but it works best if the scenario seems real. Moulage—special effects…

4 Things Every Sim Tech Should Know

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4 Things Every Sim Tech Should Know Does your list of responsibilities seem to grow every day? Every organization’s simulation program is a little different and without an industry-wide standard for the role of simulation technician or operations manager, deciding what knowledge, skills, and abilities are most important can be a little daunting. The simulation…

What You’ll Learn at The Level 3 AV Simulation Boot Camp and Why You Need It

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Are You a Simulation Technician? This Training Is for You Your organization might be ready to shell out the money for a new or expanded healthcare simulation lab, but are you, the simulation technician, fully prepared to operate and manage it? Don’t fret if the answer is no, or maybe, or I don’t know. Level…

How Intelligent Device Monitoring Can Save Your Simulation System

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Ditch Simulation System Downtime with Non-Cloud Monitoring It used to be that the biggest threat to classroom training was a broken piece of chalk or a dead bulb in the overhead projector. As more and more medical training programs and healthcare facilities incorporate complex simulation systems and technologies, however, the number of things that can…

3 Ways Mobile Recording Improves Disaster Preparedness

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How Mobile Recording Can Improve Your Disaster Training If there’s a massive pileup on the freeway and 50 injured patients head to your emergency room, will you be ready to receive and treat them? If an earthquake damages your corporate offices, do you know how to evacuate everyone quickly and safely? If a military helicopter…

3 Steps You Should Take When Planning For Your Healthcare Simulation Facility

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3 Steps You Should Take When Planning For Your Healthcare Simulation Facility Building out a space for a healthcare simulation center involves much more than just finding a space and the technology to put into it. How will the technology work in the space to optimize workflows? How do you ensure the use of space…

3 Ways to Increase Faculty Buy-In for Simulation

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3 Ways to Increase Faculty Buy-In for Simulation Imagine someone sitting you down in the cockpit of an airplane and telling you to figure out how to fly it. Seems ridiculous, right? The technology is so daunting and complex, anyone who isn’t a trained pilot would need a lot of help to figure it out.…

6 Ways to Lessen Distractions in the Control Room

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Organized Control Rooms We invite you to read Lessening Distractions in the Control Room before you begin reading this section. It is an introduction to the challenge for the simulationist in regard to cognitive load. This article begins a discussion on the types of technologies that will help address these challenges.  Lessening Distractions in the…

Navigating AV Systems in Healthcare Simulation

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“How much training do I need to operate the AV system?” This is the first question I asked myself when starting at a healthcare simulation center. From working with patient simulator’s and skill trainers to programming vital signs and scenario’s, healthcare simulation can have a big learning curve for those just starting out in this…

 

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