Health Simulation Labs

Be on the cutting edge of simulated learning! Develop solid clinical and critical thinking skills for your healthcare team whether in a hospital, nursing home, emergency service setting or another organization. Learn how pre-programmed and customized training scenarios in our Health Simulation Labs can benefit your team.

Health Simulation Lab Benefits

  • Refine clinical skills and decision-making abilities before working with patients.
  • Practice collaborating in realistic healthcare scenarios to improve patient safety.
  • Use digital recording and performance assessment software for review, critique, evaluation and reporting on clinical and critical thinking skills.
  • Provide opportunities for continuing education through simulation for community healthcare providers.

Available Pre-Programmed Scenarios

Pre-programmed scenarios are approved by the National League of Nursing (NLN) and American Heart Association (AHA). More scenarios are available upon request.

Cardiac

  • ST-elevation infarction followed by ventricular fibrillation
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Acute myocardia infarction
  • Angina - coronary artery disease
  • Bradycardia treated with Atropine, Pacing, Dopamine or Epinephrine

Respiratory

  • Foreign body airway obstruction
  • Spontaneous pneumothorax
  • Impaired airway protection due to severe ischemic stroke
  • Acute asthma
  • Respiratory arrest
  • Obstruction secondary to seizures

Obstetrics

  • Dystocia
  • Breech
  • Pre-eclampsia
  • Cord prolapse
  • Preterm labor and hemorrhage

Trauma

  • Stab wound to abdomen
  • Cervical spine injury
  • Spontaneous tension pneumothorax

 

See additional video of the NICC Simulation Lab during an infant scenario.