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One of the best in Europe Educational-innovative Centre for the Physicians Practical Training
- Posted by: Redaktor
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In previous years educational process at high medical schools had a lack of practical training aspect. This happens due to lots of obstacles – impossibility of some practical skills providing, absence of thematic patients, ethical and legislative limitations between students and patients. Thus, one of the most important goals of modern pre- and postgraduate education system is to create conditions for preparation of high-qualified medical care specialists – to train different practical skills without any patient related risk, improve decision making and implement knowledge into the practical work.
Therefore, simulation based medical education development is a new line in Ukrainian high medical school system.
Advantages of a simulation based medical training:
- Clinical experience in a virtual environment without patient’s risk;
- Objective assessment;
- Unlimited amounts of repeats;
- Training of rare and life-threatening pathological state algorithms;
- Virtual trainer as an instructor;
- Stress descending during first manipulations;
- Independence from hospital time schedule;
- Improvement both individual practical skills and a teamwork.
First medical simulation center in Ukraine was founded in January 2014, at the Odessa National Medical University (ONMedU), and calls “Educational-innovative centre for the physician practical training”. This center is equipped with modern facilities, that haven’t analogues in Ukraine. Such methods as various fidelity level simulation, hybrid simulation and standardized patient are used for the educational process. The Centre has collaborations with leading medical simulation centers worldwide. Educational process at the Centre has a interdisciplinary approach and has a goal to provide healthcare specialists from Ukraine with high-qualified medical education in according to modern healthcare requirements.