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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|

Critical Skin Cancer Research Funded by Cyclists

Lou Castello, a Sales Engineer at KbPort™, will be participating in the 2019 MSU Gran Fondo this coming weekend. Through this cycling movement, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine has raised more than $1M for skin cancer research. Due to donations and support, MSU College of Human Medicine researchers have discovered a promising

2019-06-21T14:04:51-04:00June 20th, 2019|Featured, News|

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|

KbPort™ Releases Virtual MedsManager™

KbPort™ Virtual MedsManager™ is a robust, fully functional application that allows for virtual medication stocking, dispensing, and administration, offering all the functionality of KbPort™ MedsManager™ without the need for a physical cart or cabinet. "With a fully virtual solution, learners have the ability to practice medication administration activities anywhere."

2019-06-17T09:44:05-04:00May 13th, 2019|Featured, News, Software|

A Life Saved Brings Renewed Attention to the Importance of CPR Training

PITTSBURGH, PA, April 9, 2019 A routine conference trip turned into a reminder that knowing how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation is extremely valuable skill to have. Last week, KbPort™ team members attended the National Nurse Educator Summit in Savannah, Georgia. While awaiting transportation outside Savannah International Airport (SAV), career nurse and KbPort™ education and

2019-06-21T09:29:11-04:00April 12th, 2019|News|

KbPort™ Releases BPSim™

KbPort™ BPSim™, the industry's most advanced, patented, analog sphygmomanometer simulator, can be used as a skills trainer or used to add realism to high-fidelity simulations or standardized patient scenarios. The high-sensitivity air valve teaches precise air release control; the audio propagation characteristics force proper placement and pressure of the stethoscope; and the programmable blood

2019-06-26T16:49:25-04:00October 11th, 2018|Featured, Hardware, News, Reviews|

Getting Started with BPSim™

Accurate blood pressure measurement is considered one of the most crucial of regular medical tests, yet studies indicate the most common method of blood pressure measurement is often inaccurate. These studies have found participant knowledge inadequate in order to properly perform blood pressure measurement, allowing room for an imperative issue: medical error. Errors in

2019-06-26T16:46:32-04:00October 11th, 2018|News, Reviews, Tutorials|

2018 OLN Summit

KbPort™ education consultant, Wendeline Grbach, MSN, RN, CLNC, attended the Ohio League for Nursing Education Summit (OLN) on April 5-6, 2018, at Dublin Embassy Suites, in Columbus, Ohio. OLN brought together 170 attendees and 24 vendors to discuss up-and-coming nursing education and practice in a digital world. Wendy focused on KbPort™ PharmTech and Medication

2019-01-24T12:45:14-04:00April 13th, 2018|News, Reviews|