Five Benefits of System Automation for Your Sim Center—Besides Peace of Mind

Nursing educators understand that simulation-based training is a clinical learning necessity– but even a simple simulation scenario requires significant resources, from people and processes, to space, time, devices, and written course materials. But with the help of a simulation management … Read More

CEO Corner: Increasing use of technology to train future healthcare professionals

Anurag Singh, EMS President and CEO, shares valuable insights on the future of simulation technology In a recent interview, I was asked to speculate on the role of technology in training future healthcare professionals. A healthcare professional’s education doesn’t end … Read More

Share the gift of life with EMS!

EMS and the American Red Cross are hosting an upcoming blood drive. Please join our lifesaving mission and schedule an appointment today! Date: Fri Oct 13, 2017 Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00: PM Click here to make an appointment Hurricane … Read More

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

Celebrate Healthcare Simulation Week with EMS!

Have you heard that the inaugural Healthcare Simulation Week is taking place this week, September 11-15? Join the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) and EMS as we celebrate the professionals who improve the safety, effectiveness, and efficiency of healthcare … Read More

Counselors Lend Hope to Disaster Survivors

Gale-force winds, torrential rain, and a monster tidal surge: ingredients for catastrophe in even sparsely-populated areas. But what happens when a storm of this severity hits an urban environment like Houston, TX? Stressful doesn’t even begin to describe such an … Read More

Check Out EMS’ Newest Innovation: SimCheckIN

EMS is pleased to announce the release of its new SimCheckIN™ application. SimCheckIN is a tablet-based participant check-in system that enables fast and efficient session/event check-in and flexible data collection, reporting, and analysis. “As we celebrate over 20 years as an … Read More

Take Your Simulation-Based Training into the Real World

Medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the U.S.* Simulation-based training is a key to reversing this trend, especially for clinicians working in high-stakes hospital environments. But with ever-increasing patient workloads, electronic healthcare record documentation requirements, and … Read More

Improving Patient Care with Interprofessional Collaboration

The National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education has established that high-functioning teams can improve the outcomes, experience, and costs of healthcare. And a recent report by the Institute of Medicine also outlines the “positive impact that interprofessional collaboration and … Read More

Continuing Professional Development in Academic Medical Centers

Continuing Professional Development for Faculty: An Elephant in the House of Academic Medicine or the Key to Future Success? Excerpted from the abstract: “The scope of change required by academic medical centers (AMCs) to maintain their viability and achieve their … Read More