WHERE IT CONNECTS
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Buses will depart from the Westwood Lobby
8:00 am - 12:00 (Morning Tour)
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm (Afternoon Tour)
Take a break from the myriad of activities at HIMSS17 and participate in a behind the scenes tour of Nemours Children Hospital and the VA SimLEARN Center. Both facilities are part of Lake Nona Medical City, a 650-acre health and life sciences park that includes some of the nation’s top hospitals, universities, research institutions and life sciences companies.
Registrants will tour Nemours Children’s Hospital, one of the nation’s leading pediatric health systems. Designed with the help of patient families and healthcare professionals, this facility offers a unique approach to patient care. In addition, registrants will also get to tour the brand new VA SimLEARN center that provides a high-fidelity training environment by replicating actual patient treatment areas including an outpatient clinic setting, as well as an inpatient/hospital setting. This center serves as the operational hub for the coordination of all national VHA clinical simulation activities. This event is not to be missed!