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      • Moulage Magic – It’s not just for the Simulation Lab

        Published Sep 24 2018, 10:26 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        Moulage, the use of make-up to enhance clinical simulation can strike fear into the hearts of novice nurse educators. When we hear the word moulage, we conjure up images of simulation specialists working frantically to create the realistic wound or patient condition using different make up color wheels, latex, hair pieces, putty and much more. Sometimes the decision is made to forgo the use of moulage on the manikin or standardized patient because creating effective, realistic moulage is too daunting of a task.

      • So, What's An Infographic? Can I Use One In My Teaching?

        Published Sep 21 2018, 09:19 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        An infographic is a contemporary way of visually outlining information to convey a comprehensive message, using pictures with fewer words. In the last decade, the popularity of infographics has increased exponentially. Not only are infographics used to capture readers’ attention, they often make complicated information more understandable. Here's how to incorporate them into your teaching process.

      • Increasing Fidelity and Realism in Simulation

        Published Sep 19 2018, 11:13 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        Something magical happens when good simulation occurs! Watching students grow and learn using simulation-based learning to develop critical thinking skills, decision-making skills, and have those “light bulb moments” is one of the most rewarding parts of being a nurse educator.

      • Interprofessional Education for Nursing: Top 9 Ways to Implement IPE in Your Nursing Curriculum

        Published May 03 2018, 09:58 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Interprofessional Education

        Interprofessional education and collaboration has the ability transform nursing education and health care delivery in the U.S., but there aren’t many models to emulate. Here are the first steps nursing instructors can take to integrate IPE experiences into their curriculum.

      • The 411 on Debriefing in Clinical Simulation: How Nursing Simulations & Debriefing Create Better Nurses

        Published Apr 30 2018, 04:48 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        What you need to know about debriefing in clinical simulation, and how it’s an essential component of simulation-based learning for nursing students.

      • 11 Active Learning Strategies to Engage Active Learning

        Published Mar 28 2018, 02:12 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        Implementing these 11 active learning strategies in nursing education programs can help create an engaging classroom environment that promotes deeper learning and improved concept-retention for students.

      • Test Yourself: Then You’ll Really See What You Know

        Published Mar 22 2018, 11:49 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Nursing Education
        • Teaching Strategies

        The process of testing yourself and actively retrieving information helps increase your long-term retention of the concepts you have retrieved.

      • Bringing Sim to the Classroom: Making Up for Clinical Shortages

        Published Mar 20 2018, 02:33 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        With clinical site shortages plaguing nursing schools, educators are looking for a way to bring clinicals to their nursing students; nursing simulations can bring sim to the classroom.

      • How to Use an Educational EHR in Interprofessional Education

        Published Mar 12 2018, 01:47 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Nursing Education
        • Lippincott DocuCare

        Collaboration in healthcare

      • Here’s the Best NCLEX Test Prep for Your Nursing Students

        Published Mar 06 2018, 10:17 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        Lippincott PassPoint has a 97.18% NCLEX-RN pass rate - more than 12% higher than national averages of 84.50%.