College of Health News

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Improving care through simulation

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Students in fall's EMT 130 — Emergency Medical Technician I burnished their clinical and decision-making skills in a trio of rapid-fire trauma simulations, thanks to a first-time partnership between the Fire and Emergency Services program and the Interprofessional Health Sciences Simulation Center.

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Youth explore health and social service careers at UAA Academic Preview Day

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Over 400 high school juniors and seniors from 11 high schools across Anchorage converged on the UAA Alaska Airline Center on Sept. 30, 2022 to explore their future career and academic options at UAA’s Academic Preview Day.

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UAA Celebrates Healthcare Simulation Week 2022

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The University of Alaska Anchorage Interprofessional Health Sciences Simulation Center (IHSSC) invites the UAA and broader Anchorage community to join the global celebration of Healthcare Simulation Week September 12-16, 2022.

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Simulation is raising the bar in healthcare education at UAA

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Students in the UAA Paramedic Program and Nursing Program participated in an interdisciplinary simulation involving an active shooter incident at a Women's Health Center on the Mat-Su College campus.

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Video: Behind the scenes of UAA's nursing simulation lab

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Get a behind the scenes look at what goes on at the UAA Simulation Lab