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NURSING SCHOOLS: We Can Support Your Transition to Online Classes

To protect students, faculty and staff and to maintain social distancing, many schools are choosing to move their instruction online.  American Sentinel has been building digital tools and delivering online education to nurses and healthcare professionals for many years, and we have developed several virtual clinical simulations and scenarios through our division, Healthcare Learning Innovations.

In the chance that COVID-19 is affecting the clinical hours available to your students, or if you need alternative online learning activities, we offer some affordable virtual clinical simulations and scenarios.

Additionally, we will donate 25% of virtual simulation purchases to The Center for Disaster Philanthropy – CDP COVID-19 Response Fund.

For ADN, BSN and RN-BSN nursing courses

Virtual Clinical Scenarios

Virtual Clinical Scenarios  (3.5 – 5 hours each; up to 25 hours total)

  • Commonly used in Med Surg, PEDs, Mental Health, Leadership, Quality / Outcomes & Capstone Courses 
  • Students use critical thinking and judgment with instant debriefing 
  • Students master acuity assessment, care prioritization, and patient management and delegation

View a demo of our Virtual Clinical Scenarios
(once you register, you can download it immediately) 

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For nursing courses that include community and population health 

Virtual Clinical Simulations

Virtual Clinical Simulations (from 3 to 30 or 40 hours each)

  • 40+ easily implemented available assignments aligned with AACN BSN Essentials with grading rubrics
  • Exposure to significant variety of ethnic and socioeconomical backgrounds
  • Lifelike practice experience

View a demo of our Virtual Clinical Simulations
(once you register, you can download it immediately) 

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Learn More About Our Virtual Clinical Simulations and Scenarios >>

During these challenging times, we want to offer help to other learning institutions that need guidance supporting students with online classes. If you have questions about transitioning to an online environment, or teaching in an online environment, please email our online learning expert, Dr. William Tammone.

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“What’s been really beneficial for me is that I know exactly what they are doing and seeing, and I’m able to understand if they are meeting that week’s learning objectives. The proof is in the work they turn in each week,” Reinisch says. The 23 assignments, range of skill categories, 17 different characters and requirement to provide rationale for responses add up to an effective learning experience.”

Danni Reinisch, Public Health Nursing Instructor, Minot State University

“The simulation prompts them to support their choices with evidence-based practice research, to bring their own perspective to the situations and use critical thinking skills to make decisions in developing the patient’s plan of care.”

Cynthia Carter, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Georgia Highlands College

RESOURCES

With so many schools transitioning to online learning, we have created some resources to help nurse educators make a transition from classroom-based teaching to online instruction.

Online Learning Resources: