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.
When I was a child I had rheumatic fever, and I had to follow up frequently with a pediatrician who happened to be female. She was very thorough. She had a family, and she set the example that it was possible to be a very caring doctor and have a family.
I think my patients think I’m very caring, and I think they would say that I’ll give them all the time they need, answer all their questions.