Patient Simulators Help Save LivesThe new Rush Clinical Skills and Simulation Center uses sophisticated dummies to simulate real-world patient care — from serious heart conditions to the flu — for students and health care workers from Rush University Medical Center.
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I saw my first kidney transplant with Dr. Jensik, who is one of my current partners, and it was life-changing — someone coming off dialysis and having their life back and not being attached to a machine three times a week. Then, after that, I started seeing liver transplants, and it really is life-changing. You take people who aren’t expected to live, and you give them a new liver. And, all of a sudden, they’re home, and their quality of life is back to the way it used to be. It’s really such a dramatic change that it’s hard to imagine doing anything else.