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BPSim™ Featured in the Pocket Nurse® SimTalk Blog™

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is sometimes referred to as the “silent killer,” because it often has no symptoms, however it can lead to serious health conditions such as a stroke, heart failure, or sudden death. As hypertension is typically diagnosed as part of a doctor visit, it is crucial for blood pressure to

2019-08-05T16:26:30-04:00August 5th, 2019|Article, News, Uncategorized|

KbPort™ Welcomes Wallcur® Practi-Meds™

KbPort™ is pleased to announce the availability of Wallcur’s complete Practi-Meds™ formulary within our simulated electronic medical record (EMR/EHR) and medication administration applications. With this addition, SimEMR® and MedSkills™ will now feature the formularies of two industry-leading suppliers of training and simulation products (both SimEMR® and MedSkills™ have contained the Pocket Nurse® Demo Dose®

2019-07-26T16:11:55-04:00July 26th, 2019|Article, News, Software|

Fairfield University Achieves SSH Accreditation

Fairfield University's Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies has earned Society for Simulation in Healthcare Accreditation in the area of Teaching and Education. Fairfield University continually ranks among the top nursing programs in the United States and was recently one of only sixteen schools to be recognized as a National League

2019-06-20T13:55:35-04:00June 19th, 2019|Article, News|

Teaching Proper Blood Pressure Measurement with BPSim™

The current process of teaching blood pressure measurement has some uncertainty when attempting to ascertain the leaner level of comprehension. The standard teaching approach of paring up students to practice blood pressure measurement lacks the ability to assess several key competencies. Students are usually young and healthy so they are typically reporting measurements in

2019-06-17T09:31:43-04:00January 24th, 2019|Article|

BPSim™ for Simulation

BPSim™ has a unique design that eliminates the need for awkward, bulky simulator arms, or special stethoscopes. Since it is the same size as a standard BP cuff, it is easy to store, and multiple units can be managed without requiring much space. Setup is also much easier when compared to other, more expensive

2019-06-26T16:40:42-04:00November 25th, 2018|Article, Reviews|