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Behind the hospital curtains: MCC-Health Science Institute’s Virtual Hospital

100 Years, 100 Stories Simulation education was first introduced to the MCC-Penn Valley nursing program in 2006.  MCC-Penn Valley was awarded $800,000+ to purchase human patient simulators with the OneKC WIRED grant, quickly changing the design and instructional delivery of the nursing and EMS curriculum. Sandy McIlnay, Director of Health Sciences and Virtual Hospital visionary, …

MCC in the news: HSI featured on cover of KC Nursing News

The MCC-Penn Valley Health Science Institute was the subject of the cover story in a recent edition of The Kansas City Nursing News. The article highlights the Health Science Institute’s participation in the National Simulation Study, a study sponsored by the National Council State Boards of Nursing that is examining the effectiveness of clinical simulation. Click here …