Latest Posts In Virtual Simulation

UbiSim Makes Virtual Reality More Immersive and Attainable with Standalone Headsets

With UbiSim’s cutting edge release, nurse learners can now enjoy virtual reality simulation with wireless headsets that heighten the realism, fidelity, and immersion so theyRead More >

Funding Technology in Your Nursing Program

By Christy Vogel, MSN, RN, CHSE The need and use of emerging technologies such as immersive virtual reality simulation in nursing education is growing. TheRead More >

UbiSim: Bringing OB Simulation to Immersive Virtual Reality

UbiSim is bringing obstetric (OB) simulation to immersive virtual reality with our new patient Amy! We understand the critical need for immersive, high fidelity OBRead More >

UbiSim Makes Virtual Reality Simulation Practical for Nursing

Emerging technologies like immersive virtual reality are transforming nursing education during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. When deciding which immersive virtual reality platform is bestRead More >

Virtual Simulation versus Immersive Virtual Reality: What’s the Difference?

By: Maria D’Errico, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE, CHSE, CHSOS As we increasingly use novel technologies in simulation education it is important to differentiate between theRead More >

How Do Manikins and Immersive Virtual Reality Simulation Complement Each Other?

By Maria D’Errico, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE, CHSE, CHSOS Many nursing educational programs have invested a significant amount of time and resources in a manikin-basedRead More >

Top 5 Questions to Ask a Nursing Virtual Reality Simulation Vendor

Are you considering immersive virtual reality (VR) simulation for nursing education? If you answered “yes,” you are not alone! As technology advances, nurse educators areRead More >

Virtual Reality Simulation for Mental Health Nursing Education

Presentation at the Fourth Annual Tristate Regional Simulation Symposium: Virtual Reality Simulation for Mental Health Nursing Education By Maria D’Errico, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CHSE, CHSOS.Read More >

Beyond the Simulation Lab: Designing Immersive Virtual Reality (VR) Simulations

This workshop discusses how the operations specialist and educator can collaborate in designing immersive Virtual Reality (VR) simulations Speaker: Maria D’Errico, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CHSE,Read More >

Using Immersive VR Simulation to Provide A Structured Clinical Learning Experience

Author: Maria D’Errico, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CHSE, CHSOS. Immersive virtual reality (VR) simulation empowers nursing educators to provide quality learning experiences to students that areRead More >