Technology being used to train next generation of nurses

Posted at 1:09 PM, Dec 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-28 16:10:00-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Technology is helping train the next generation of nurses.

The simulation training, which uses virtual patients, is a program that gaining in popularity because of the need for social distancing.

Lorrie Rilko of George Washington University School of Nursing says the program is pretty remarkables.

It allows students to learn, practice and fail on computers versus live patients.