The Evolving Role of the Digital Doctor in Healthcare Training

Like it or not, the digital doctor is here to stay. In this case, we mean in healthcare training simulations.

For years now, medical training and simulation has been evolving at a tremendous pace. From increasingly realistic hospital scenes to patients with emotional problems, healthcare trainees have the ability to interact in a virtual hospital setting complete with fully-functional versions of the latest medical equipment and digital co-workers ready to test at all levels of interactivity.

But Can the Digital Doctor Deliver ROI?

Yet, for many hospitals and clinics, this highly-flexible technology remains out of reach, often perceived as too expensive or complex to setup and maintain—and representing a time commitment that most staff cannot afford.