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vSim® for Nursing Gerontology

Designed to simulate real nursing scenarios, vSim® for Nursing, co-developed by Laerdal Medical and Wolters Kluwer, allows students to interact with patients in a safe, realistic online environment.

Real-World, Evidence-Based Scenarios

Adaptive, interactive virtual simulations with integrated curriculum resources and personalized feedback provide a full simulation learning experience for every student to promote confidence and competence in patient-centered care. The vSim for Nursing | Gerontology solution features the following virtual patient simulation scenarios, authored by the National League for Nursing:

  • Henry Williams – Part 1, COPD Exacerbation
  • Henry Williams – Part 2, Discharge to Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Henry Williams – Part 3, Transition to Assisted Living Apartment
  • Sherman Red Yoder – Part 1, Open Foot Wound
  • Sherman Red Yoder – Part 2, Possible Sepsis
  • Sherman Red Yoder – Part 3, Assessment of Functional Decline and Family Conflict
  • Millie Larsen – Part 1, Urinary Tract Infection with Confusion
  • Millie Larsen – Part 2, Fall Risk and Functional Assessment
  • Millie Larsen – Part 3, Caregiver Strain and Maintenance of Independence
  • Julia Morales and Lucy Grey – Part 1, Terminal Lung Cancer
  • Julia Morales and Lucy Grey – Part 2, End-of-Life Care and Family Support
  • Julia Morales and Lucy Grey – Part 3, Coping After Loss of Partner

Free vSim for Nursing Resources

Curriculum Integration Guides

Are you considering implementing vSim for Nursing into your existing curricula? Download these free nursing education guides for best practices on integrating virtual simulations into your nursing program.

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