SIMnext and SimCore Partner to Revolutionize Education in Healthcare

CHICAGO, June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SIMnext LLC and SimCore have combined their products and technologies to create a revolutionary cloud-based platform for hospital performance improvement and simulation-based clinical education. SIMnext will be the exclusive distributor of this new platform which will host its Health Scholars, SIMnext Academy, and serious gaming products. This new offering seamlessly links performance improvement, medical simulation and learning management for clinical education in one enterprise platform intended to increase patient safety and reduce the cost of care.

"Our partnership with SimCore has produced a platform that spans SIM Centers, Health System Performance Improvement programs, and Nursing Education," said Gary Durack, SIMnext CEO. "This unique combination of products, technologies, and services will help clinicians to continuously increase their effectiveness, thus improving patient experiences and outcomes."

This new platform manages all activities for a medical simulation center such as scheduling, course design, management of learners, allocation of resources and execution of scenarios. The platform provides data collection and analytical tools for clinical performance improvement such as clinical debriefs, analytics for identification of healthcare performance vulnerabilities, work flow management and patient safety organization (PSO) services. It also serves as an advanced enterprise-level learning management system with special emphasis on nursing education and training.

"SimCore's partnership with SimNEXT will allow us to improve healthcare performance and reduce medical errors with a next generation training and education platform," said Brian Gillett, SimCore CEO. "With our courses, innovative vulnerability analytics and near miss detection, our platform enables institutions to track the impact of simulation and training to maximize ROI."


SIMnext engineers and healthcare experts work side-by-side with clinicians and administrators to develop mobile applications, virtual reality environments, anatomically correct simulations, and patient-centered games for clinical education, performance improvement, and patient safety. SIMnext has a robust library of evidence-based educational courses that include procedural based simulations and critical thinking scenarios. For more information please visit


SimCore was developed by experts in healthcare safety and immersive education to advance clinical simulation by providing the next generation of simulation center and learning management tools. Intuitively designed, the SimCore platform affords highly efficient scenario design and deployment; powerful learner and center management tools; and robust reporting capabilities. SimCore organically disseminates best practices, enables cross-disciplinary collaboration and fosters synergies within the simulation community at a granular level. To learn more please visit

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