SimMan Nursing Skills Practice

Several years ago, SimMan was purchased, in partnership with Goshen Hospital, and has numerous uses and benefits:

  • provides highly realistic patient simulation, increasing educational effectiveness
  • facilitates the practice of teamwork, leadership and communication skills.
  • facilitates training for a wide range of health care activities
  • prepares the learners for infrequently occurring skills and scenarios, including the unusual or difficult cases nurses may face in real life.
  • is anatomically realistic – enabling a wide range of nursing skills and measures to be practiced

SimMan has been shown to improve patient safety and outcomes and helps build competence and confidence.