Patient Safety Awareness Starts in the Classroom

Patients deserve safe care. This is the central and simple message at the heart of Patient Safety Awareness Week. Initiatives about patient safety exist in hospitals. Organizations that emphasize and mandate patient safety efforts make educational programs available. And still, errors and tragedies occur each day. Lives are lost, families are devastated, and overwhelming costs Read More

Patient Safety Solutions for Simulation and Education for (Almost) 25 Years

Nurse-owned-and-operated Pocket NurseĀ® has a successful history of providing solutions, equipment, products, and supplies to help provide realistic educational experiences for healthcare students in the classroom and simulation lab, ultimately resulting in better patient safety. When you think of Pocket Nurse, think about more than products. While we are the leading supplier of educational solutions Read More

Pocket Nurse Recognizes SSH Academy Fellows

Pocket Nurse® would like to take this opportunity to recognize the inaugural group of Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) Academy Fellows. These accomplished experts are being recognized for their contributions to the healthcare education and simulation community. These professionals have pioneered simulation education in healthcare and have inspired many by sharing their expertise and Read More

Raising Awareness for Breast Cancer through Simulation

By now, with the notorious pink explosion that October brings, most people are well aware of the prevalence of breast cancer. These pink attention grabbers are meant to serve as reminders to schedule doctor and mammogram appointments, perform self breast exams (SBEs), recognize survivors, and remember people who have lost their lives to this disease. Read More