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October is National Physical Therapy Month!

Join EMS in celebrating National Physical Therapy Month 2018! Sponsored by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), National Physical Therapy Month is a chance to raise awareness and promote the PT profession. APTA represents more than 100,000 members: physical therapists, … Read More

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National Physician Assistants Week 2018

EMS is proud to commemorate National Physician Assistants Week 2018! Sponsored by the American Academy of Pas (AAPA), National PA Week recognizes the PA profession and its contributions to the nation’s health. AAPA represents more than 123,000 PAs across all … Read More

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Who Pays for Interprofessional Education? Get Started with These Five Grant Writing Tips

The World Health Organization has issued an important call to policy-makers, decision-makers, educators, health workers, community leaders, and global health advocates to take action and move towards embedding interprofessional education (IPE) and collaborative practice in all of the services they … Read More

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Celebrating National Osteopathic Medicine Week

EMS is proud to celebrate National Osteopathic Medicine (NOM) Week! Sponsored by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), NOM Week brings the osteopathic medical profession together to focus on one common goal: increasing awareness of osteopathic medicine and osteopathic physicians (DOs) … Read More

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Celebrating National Doctor’s Day 2018!

National Doctors’ Day is celebrated to recognize the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities. The idea came from Eudora Brown Almond, wife of Dr. Charles B. Almond, and the date chosen was the anniversary of the first use … Read More

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Meeting New Accreditation Requirements with Interprofessional Education

IPE (interprofessional education) enhances communication and collaboration across diverse healthcare teams, including representatives from medicine, nursing, pharmacy, social work, behavioral health, law enforcement, and more. More and more institutions are looking to IPE to collectively prepare their learners for real-life care delivery, … Read More

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Congratulations to Our Friends in Osteopathic Medicine!

2017 marks the 125th anniversary of the osteopathic medical field! ​You may be wondering, “What is a DO?” There are two types of fully licensed physicians in the U.S. – MDs and DOs. Their training and education are very similar … Read More

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8 Benefits of a Cloud-Based Learning Management System

According to a recent report, University boards are cutting back sharply on expenses, leaving administrators with the challenge of running their organizations more efficiently without sacrificing the quality of education. Budget cuts of more than 40% at some colleges during … Read More

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Seven Tips to Take Your Simulation Program to the Next Level

The healthcare simulation field is rapidly evolving, with new technologies and methodologies being developed every year. Read on for ideas on how you can improve, expand, and accelerate your simulation program—starting today. 1. Get tech-savvy From management software to mannequins, … Read More

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Nine Powerful Simulation Reports Your Med School Needs

Simulation-based training has evolved from an educational afterthought to a clinical learning necessity—and the amount of associated data and information has increased exponentially. In fact, a sim center’s data may double every two years! But with the help of a … Read More

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