Announcement 8th Simendo Online Skills Competition
A thrillin event for competitive surgical trainees taking place in February, 2021
Every year we organize an online skills competition where all surgical trainees from any hospital that has a valid license for the Simendo laparoscopy simulator can join. In previous editions it has always been a great success where competitors spend many hours in training to get high into the ranking. Hopefully, this year it will even be more popular. To get an impression read this article where the winner of 2019 tells her story.
Best hospital award goes to the MUMC+
After a thrilling online skills competition between all hospitals that own a Simendo simulator, the Maastricht University Medical Center (MUMC) wins the award for best hospital. The MUMC+ had the most participants in the Top 25 ranking.Read more +
Training OR nurses to safely assist during robotic surgery
With the rise of robotic surgery, laparoscopic surgeons are no longer the only group to benefit from extensive training to safely perform laparoscopic surgery. OR nurses are increasingly asked to assist by using laparoscopic instruments to provide the surgeon with the tools needed during a procedure. For this reason OR nurses have embraced the Simendo as their most popular training tool. Featured below is an informative article about OR nurses using the Simendo.Read more +