Creating Clinical/Simulated Learning Experiences

Choose one of the clinical learning situations below and suggest ways to create a successful learning experience. Also comment on how the topic could be applied in other settings (academic and online). Refer to Teaching in Nursing: A Guide for Faculty (Chapters 17 and 18), New Technologies in Nursing Education, and A Vision for the Changing Faculty Role: Preparing Students for the Technological World of Health Care to support your suggestions.

The clinical learning situations are as follows:

  • A high-fidelity simulation addressing care of a patient with congestive heart failure
  • A six-hour clinical rotation addressing patient care given on a telemetry unit
  • A low-fidelity simulation addressing the psychosocial care of a suicidal patient