Nursing Simulations

Ensure your students are practice-ready with our realistic, hands-on clinical simulation products that enhance skills competency, critical thinking, and clinical judgment.

Our simulation offerings address all stages of your students’ learning — from pre-clinical preparation to post-clinical debriefing.

Shadow Health®

With the addition of Shadow Health, a cutting-edge simulation provider, Elsevier can now more effectively support the needs of nursing educators who seek to improve learning outcomes and practice readiness for future nurses. The addition of Shadow Health’s virtual simulations to Elsevier’s learning and assessment solutions provides an even more comprehensive offering to support nursing program goals.

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Nursing Clinical Skills

Skills for Nursing gives your students a consistent, 360-degree look at the most important nursing skills, including communication, clinical practical skills, and clinical decision making in nursing. This allows students to become familiar with a standardized skills competency format they will encounter throughout their nursing education before they ever step foot in the clinical environment. Best of all, this remarkable training product includes competency checklists and interactive quizzes for each skill to help you easily keep tabs on your students’ progress.

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HESI for Nursing

HESI® Review & Testing Solutions

Elsevier’s complete review and testing solution offers reliable assessments and preparation products that enable you to analyze and improve student performance. By using HESI in your teaching, you can also strengthen your students’ clinical judgment and help your program achieve even greater levels of success.

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Simulation Learning System

Maximize the capabilities of human patient simulators and integrate simulation into your nursing curriculum with the Simulation Learning System (SLS). It’s the best way to give your students the hands-on practice they need to be successful in today’s healthcare environment.

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Simulation Learning System (SLS) with Virtual Reality (VR)

Enhance students’ clinical judgment with the first hands-on nursing virtual reality simulation of its kind. SLS with VR allows students to step into a completely immersive virtual reality environment and experience clinical nursing in a whole new way.

By partnering with SimX, an industry-leading virtual reality company, Elsevier’s new nursing solution will change the way students learn and ensure they are ready for practice.

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SimChart® for Nursing

Developed with nursing students in mind, SimChart provides a realistic, yet controlled way to help students master their documentation skills. The simulated electronic health record (EHR) helps students to perfect electronic charting, demonstrate clinical judgment in patient care, and thrive in today’s modern healthcare environment.

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