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The Human-Patient Simulation Program at the University of South Alabama provides multidisciplinary simulation learning opportunities at its 6 locations in the Mobile and Baldwin County area. Its extensive inventory of partial task trainers and high fidelity human patient simulators create an optimal learning environment designed to improve technical skills, clinical judgment, decision making, communication, and teamwork. Its staff is committed to excellence in healthcare education, practice, and research through the use of human patient simulation.



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Lucina is the only wireless childbirth simulator with validated, integrated maternal-fetal physiology and interchangeable static cervices to train on all the stages of delivery and the rare emergency scenario. Lucina brings an impressive blend of features to the market including a more realistic and controllable birthing process, better articulation for labor and delivery maneuvers, and predicted APGAR scores based on the integrated maternal-fetal physiology. From normal delivery and breech birth to shoulder dystocia and eclampsia, Lucina does it all.

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With advanced physiological modeling, wireless technology and the capacity to create an unlimited array of patient scenarios, iStan delivers the ultimate in mobility and functionality for advanced training in patient care. Engineered for training purposes, iStan is certified for inflight use aboard major military aircraft. CAE's iStan is one of the most versatile, high-fidelity wireless patient simulators available.

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Nursing Anne/Kelly  manikins are full bodied adult manikins designed for scenario-based training for a wide variety of basic to advanced patient care and management skills.