CE Webinar:

Is VR the Future of Nurse Education and Training?
A Panel Review

Presented by: Sarah Friend, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C
Write your awesome label here.
This CE webinar provices a panel discussion of research being conducted on Virtual Reality Simulation in nursing simulation education and training, and how SimX VR is impacting nurse training.
  • Recorded: Jan 11th, 2023
  • Access: 60 Days, Anytime Anywhere
  • Certificate: 1 Contact Hour of RN CE
  • Guarantee: 30-Day Money Back
  • Method: Lecture with Slides
  • Duration: 1 Hour
  • Level: Intermediate

Presentation Abstract:

This panel presentation offers perspectives on Virtual Reality simulation research and its impacts on new and continuing nursing education and training. Panelists include nurses and nursing educators from top institutions in the U.S. The intention of this panel is to help participants gain a better understanding of Virtual Reality simulation as it compares to traditional simulation methods in the context of improving the efficacy of nursing training. As more research is conducted on VR medical simulations, educators and learners can begin to see the true impact of growing technologies on the future of nursing training and continued education.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Gain a better understanding of the results of Virtual Reality Simulation vs Traditional Simulation Methods.
  2. Learn how Virtual Reality Simulation is improving the technical skills required for the practice of nursing.
  3. Learn how Virtual Reality is closing the knowledge and experience gap in clinical nursing education.

Meet the Presenter:

Sarah Friend, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C

Client Solutions Manager at SimX VR
Dr. Sarah Friend has over a decade of experience in healthcare. She started as a nurse tech in the float pool while in nursing school at Virginia Commonwealth University. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2012. After graduation, she worked in a Level-1 Burn Center at VCU Health System and completed her nurse residency program. In 2014, she moved to Seattle, Washington to attend the University of Washington's Doctorate of Nursing Practice program in the family track. For her doctoral project, she created an online evidence-based learning module for primary care providers in regards to affirming care for transgender and gender non-conforming patients for a large healthcare system. Upon graduating in 2017, she started working in a community retail clinic with Kaiser Permanente. In addition to her clinical work, she precepted nurse practitioner (NP) students and worked as adjunct clinical faculty at UW teaching a health assessment course for the DNP program from which she graduated. In 2020, Sarah was deployed to assist with the COVID-19 response by working at local drive-up sites and nursing homes for testing, doing telehealth visits, and later joining the research team at the Kaiser Permanente Research Facility where she worked on the Moderna Phase 3 clinical trial for the COVID-19 vaccine.Sarah started working in women's health and also joined as adjunct faculty at VCU in the fall of 2022, teaching a health assessment course for NP students.
Drag to resize
Disclosures: Dr Friend is employed by SimX.

Earn a CE Certificate of Completion

HealthySimulation.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs License #CEP17566.

 State of California Nursing CE Provider

Get Nursing Continuing Education Contact Hour Credits to continue your professional development!
  • Instantly download following CE completion criteria below. 
  • Number of contact hours provided listed above in "Presentation Information".

 CE Completion Criteria

  1. Attend the entire activity.
  2. Submit a completed evaluation tool.
  3. Electronically download your certificate.
    (Transcripts are only available via electronic download).

Webinar Reviews:

Meet the Webinar Host:

Lance Baily, BA, EMT-B

Founder / CEO - HealthySimulation.com
Lance W. Baily, BA, EMT-B is the Founder / CEO of HealthySimulation.com, the world’s leading medical simulation resource website which supports thousands healthcare professionals a month. As an experienced entrepreneur, digital media producer and administrative professional, Lance has the background and the experience necessary to help guide the healthcare simulation industry to greater levels of adoption.

Lance is also the Founder of SimGHOSTS.org, the leading 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to supporting healthcare professionals operating clinical simulation technologies which has organized over twenty hands-on training conferences around the globe since 2011. His new co-edited Book: “Comprehensive Healthcare Simulation: Operations, Technology, and Innovative Practice” provides 400 pages of in-depth articles supporting the technical integration of healthcare simulation in any sized program.

Formerly he served as Director of the Nevada System of Higher Education’s Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas, Simulation Technician for the LA Community College District, and volunteer Fire-Fighter, after receiving his BA in Film and Digital Media Production and working on Hollywood production sets. He currently lives with his wife in Las Vegas with their two young daughters and two crazy dachshunds.
Drag to resize
Disclosures: Founder/CEO/Owner of HealthySimulation.com, Founder of SimGHOSTS.org

Satisfaction Guaranteed!

30-Day Money Back Guarantee:
HealthySimulation.com believes strongly in providing you with a meaningful and impactful resource. If you are not satisfied with this webinar for any reason, simply email us requesting a refund within your first 30 days and we’ll refund your money -- no questions asked!
Write your awesome label here.

Access This 1 Webinar or
Subscribe & Get Them All!

Write your awesome label here.

All for one, or one for all?

Purchase this single webinar to meet your exact professional development needs OR.....

Subscribe to HealthySimulation.com's webinar program and get this presentation and so many more! Start your subscription today and receive immediate access to this webinar along with our entire library of recorded presentations, as well as all the upcoming live events scheduled to come!
Guaranteed Security using one of the most advanced encrypted systems on the market.
The information in this page is being processed and encrypted securely using industry-leading encryption and fraud prevention tools.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I share access to this webinar with others from my institution?
Each enrollment is limited to the person who created it, and any downloadable certificates will only be available in the name of the person who purchased access. However, the buyer is welcome to invite others within their immediate team to join them in watching the webinar presentation together at the same time.
Does this webinar provide Continuing Education contact hours?
This particular HealthySimulation.com webinar DOES provide Contact Hour credit from the California Board of Registered Nurses Continuing Education Provider License #17566, after you complete the video presentation and the required feedback survey. Upon completion you will be able to download the certificate of completion for Contact Hour credit.
What technology do I need to watch webinars?
Usually just an up-to-date web browser such as Google Chrome and a strong internet connection is all that is required. However, some users may need an up-to-date Zoom client to watch live presentations. Presenters will need the latest Zoom Client and their presentation display software.
What if the webinar does not meet my expectations?
All HealthySimulation.com LMS content has a 30-Day Money Back Guarantee. If any product does not meet your expectations, simply email us at support@healthysimulation.com and we will provide a full refund without exception! 
What is your refund policy?
Our refund policy for our various services and offerings are as follows:
30-Day Money Back Guarantee: If for any reason you’re not satisfied with your purchased product, simply e-mail support@healthysimulation.com during your first 30 days and we will refund your money, no questions asked.
Monthly & Annual Subscriptions: Following the first 30 days, subscriptions may be canceled at any time, and customers will have access to their account until the subscription period concludes. No refunds will be provided following the first 30 days.
Where can I read more about your official legal notices and requirements?
Can I submit a presentation, is there a cost?
You sure can! There is NO cost to submit a presentation abstract without purchasing a subscription, just simply submit your presentation materials today through our webinar submission form!
I still need help, how can I contact your support team?
Sure thing, you can email us at support@healthysimulation.com and we will get back to you right away!