vSim for Nursing: Mental Health - Psychiatric Nursing Virtual Simulations
Designed to simulate real nursing scenarios, vSim® for Nursing, co-developed by Laerdal Medical and Wolters Kluwer, allows students to interact with patients in a safe, realistic online environment.
Adaptive, interactive virtual simulations with integrated curriculum resources and personalized feedback provide a full simulation learning experience for every student to promote confidence and competence in patient-centered care. The vSim for Nursing | Mental Health solution features the following virtual patient simulation scenarios, authored by the National League for Nursing:
Nursing students develop clinical reasoning skills by prioritizing and implementing actions within several dimensions, including:
vSim for Nursing allows each student to have a different experience with the patient. By recording interactions throughout the patient care scenario, the personalized feedback log is generated, customized to the user experience, Each time students repeat the scenario, they will receive a personal feedback log outlining their clinical reasoning choices.
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vSim® for Nursing | Mental Health
Despite resounding agreement among nurse educators about the importance of mental health education, there is often a question of just how to impact the right skills onto learners. Virtual simulation has increased in popularity because it can help to introduce mental health education in an interactive and realistic way.