Patient simulator serves as virtual tutor

Med City News
by Stephanie Baum
Jan. 9, 2013 - Nurses have been taking on more responsibility in recent years -- and a good thing too. If the shortage of primary care physicians continues coupled with millions of new patients expected to be added to healthcare systems when provisions of the Affordable Care Act are enacted, they will have to take on even more. At the same time, some nursing schools are struggling to employ enough professors. A health IT startup has developed a cloud-based patient simulator that is being designed to be progressively more challenging as nursing school students' skills develop. Read more.
~ Demo' video of digital patient

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