SimGHOSTS is pleased to announce SG18USA Gold Sponsor EMS. This is the sixth year running that EMS have sponsored the SimGHOSTS USA event.

EMS is an industry pioneer in clinicals skills and simulation-based solutions for healthcare training environments. Their SIMULATIONiQTM  provides a single integrated platform with a full spectrum of options for mid to large size simulation centers, one room set-ups, and portable and mobile solutions. From audio-visual hardware and software to management, evaluation and mobile device access, SIMULATIONiQ enables institutions to leverage their full simulation efforts to drive tangible results. As the leader in simulation management technology since its founding in 1994, EMS offers complete turnkey solutions that include integrated software, hardware, design and planning, engineering, configuration, installation, training and support.  

Learn more about SIMULATIONiQ here

This year EMS brings SimGHOSTS a special guest speaker, world famous "Nerdy Nurse" Brittney Wilson BSN, RN who will be educating on us on "you are what you tweet!".

EMS Plenary Session "Healthcare Simulation Professional's Guide to Social Media"

Despite that fact that social media is has become a intertwined with our everyday lives, many healthcare professionals struggle with avoiding its pitfalls and maximizing its benefits. In this session, you'll gain confidence in using social media to enhance your personal brand or highlight your business service. The session's focus will be on teaching healthcare-specific best practices. You'll also learn about search engine rankings, why they matter to healthcare professionals, how they are impacted by social media, and receive clear guidance on how to impact them. Social media is a powerful tool that you can use to make a huge impact.

This session will:

  • Outline “Rules of Social Media”
  • Define search engine rankings, why they matter to healthcare professionals, how they are impacted by social media, and how to fix them
  • Provide healthcare-specific social media best practices


About "Nerdy Nurse" Brittney Wilson

Brittney Wilson, BSN, RN, The nurse behind The Nerdy Nurse, is an award-winning author and blogger, international keynote speaker, and an influential social media personality in the nursing, technology, and healthcare IT communities.

Brittney’s goal is to help others gain confidence in the digital world through her unique vision of technology empowerment. Her passion for informatics and innovation in healthcare is unmatched. She is a devoted patient, nurse, and technology advocate.

She is also the author of The Nerdy Nurse’s Guide to Technology and co-author of The Nurse’s Guide to Blogging. She blogs about nursing, technology, health IT, and other healthcare topics at



Join hundreds of Simulation Champions from around the world at our annual 

international hands-on training events! The “Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists” which will be operating its seventh year as a US-based non-profit 501(c)3 organization based out of Las Vegas, Nevada.

The 2018 SimGHOSTS events will provide a meeting place for you to exchange ideas and network with technical peers as well as receive specialized training in the design, selection and application of healthcare simulation technologies.

You will also have opportunities to meet with simulation-based vendors to engage with the latest in healthcare education technology. Learn more on the SimGHOSTS 2018 USA webpage, or the Australia event page today!