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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.

Clinician Credits Simulation Training for Helping Diagnose Serious Condition

By Gerald Sonnenberg
EES Marketing and Communication

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The VHA SimLEARN National Simulation Center (NSC) provides VA clinicians with a wide variety of courses designed to improve their skills, as well as provide our Veterans with an even higher level of care. Oftentimes, the public benefits from the care of a VA physician trained in an NSC course. That was the case recently when Dr. Ryan Reed, chief resident of quality and patient safety at the Syracuse VA Medical Center (VAMC) in New York was moonlighting at a local, private hospital.

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Follow These Helpful Steps for Simulation Course Sign Up

By Diana Sarmiento
SimLEARN Lead Education Technician

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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