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The Simulation Learning, Education and Research Network (SimLEARN) is the VHA's program for simulation in health care training. Serving the largest integrated health care system in the world, VHA's SimLEARN provides an ever-growing body of curricula and best practices that improve health care for our nation's Veterans. The use of innovative technologies in a safe learning environment enhances diagnostic, procedural and communication skills to support quality care and the best possible outcomes.

SimLEARN Training Courses at National Simulation Center Cancelled for April, May

By Gerald Sonnenberg
EES Marketing and Communication

ORLANDO, Fla. – 
Courses offered at the VHA SimLEARN National Simulation Center in Orlando, Florida have been cancelled for April and May due to ongoing efforts to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus. A limited number of courses are currently offered for June during the third quarter of fiscal year 2020. However, check back often on the course catalog for updates to the class schedule, check availability, or to enroll in courses.

The following courses are scheduled to take place in June 2020:

  • Fundamentals of Critical Care Support (FCCS) June 16
  • Introduction to Clinical Simulation (ICS) June 2
  • Maintenance of Certification of Anesthesia (MOCA) June 12 and June 26
  • Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) June 16
  • Simulations for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Services (SCENS) June 8 and June 22

If you have questions, please contact EES SimLEARN NSC Support

For more information about the SimLEARN program, please visit the SimLEARN website.

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ORLANDO, Fla. – The Simulation Learning, Education and Research Network’s (SimLEARN) vision is to improve Veteran health care outcomes by establishing VHA as a global leader in health care simulation-based training and research. To accomplish this, SimLEARN offers a variety of courses to health care professionals at the VHA SimLEARN National Simulation Center (NSC) that offer opportunities for VA staff to improve their skills and, more importantly, improve the care provided to our Veterans.

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