Category Archives - Medical Simulation

Last Updated October 27, 2016

COPD Level 1 First SIM

Taking a Breath: Level 1 Nursing Students take on their First Simulation Scenario

October 27, 2016 - No Comments

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a serious disease that affects the airway and makes it difficult to breathe. Unfortunately, according to the Centers for

RN Injections

Mastering the Art of Injections

October 25, 2016 - No Comments

On Monday, Level 1 students in Big Bend Community College’s Registered Nursing program learned how to administer injections.
Learning how to safely administer injections

Moulage Arm Burn

Increasing the realism in simulation: Crafting authentic looking wounds to aid in healthcare training (Moulage)

October 23, 2016 - No Comments

By engaging in the artful practice of using moulage (crafting realistic looking wounds), training environments for first responders has never been more real!

Med Sim Prof Tech Preview

BBCC Prof-Tech Preview Day: Medical Simulation

October 20, 2016 - No Comments


Juniors from Moses Lake High School visited the Big Bend Community College campus Wednesday to get an up close and personal look at

CB Tech Students program concussion

Concentrating on Concussions

October 14, 2016 - No Comments

In order to explore the growing body of research surrounding the occurrence of concussions, students from Columbia Basin Technical Skills Center had an opportunity

Cardiac Rhythm Med Sim

Taking it to Heart: Medical Simulation refines cardiac rhythm training for level II nursing students at Big Bend Community College

October 10, 2016 - No Comments

Using the high tech simulation lab at Big Bend Community College, level II nursing students work their way around a room filled only with

Big Bend Community College Medical Simulation Program Dummy Robot

Big Bend brings emerging technology to Medical Simulation Lab

September 21, 2016 - No Comments

Big Bend Community College’s Medical Simulation Lab has been hard at work since opening up in April, but it’s in need of students interested in

Medical Simulation Course Sequencing for the Medical Simulation Program at BBCC

Simulation Technician Course Sequencing

July 12, 2016 - No Comments

While some courses can be taken whenever you’d like, other courses are only available after meeting certain prerequisites.
So . . . what is

Medical Simulation Distance Course Offerings (eLearning)

Distance Course Offerings

July 12, 2016 - 4 Comments

Simulation Technician courses are offered online or hybrid with a preceptor option. (Hybrid courses with a preceptor option have content that is taught online and require

Simulation Technician Sample Pathway at Big Bend Community College

Simulation Technician Sample Pathway

July 12, 2016 - No Comments

This is an example course sequence for students interested in earning a Simulation Technician degree. This does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee