Simulated Patient Actor Assessments in the Time of COVID-19 (1090-003685)
CE Hours: 0.25 Session Type: Prerecorded Educational Courses
Learning Objective 1:
Recognize the challenges of social distancing with regard to providing simulated experiences to the learner
Learning Objective 2:
Explore the opportunities that are available to educators and students as a result of telehealth technology
Learning Objective 3:
Evaluate the benefits of new technology and their role in simulation activities
This course is an example of a specific scenario, course, or curriculum.
COVID-19 rapidly and radically changed the way educators and simulation experts approached their craft. During this session, we present our program modifications for our spring SPA practicum that took place during on-campus restrictions. Our learners shifted from an in-person SPA health assessment to a virtual telehealth practicum.