Child Nursing Sim Summaries

VCC Acute Child 1 Acute Child Appendicitis - Semina

Semina Akhta is an 8 year old girl, admitted to the ward with abdominal pain via A&E. She has a pyrexia and has a suspected perforated appendix. Semina is currently nil by mouth and has an IVI running. Surgeons have requested a NG tube is passed. You are required to conduct a prioritised nursing assessment and prepare Semina for theatre.

VCC Acute Child 2 Acute Child Asthma - Robert

The learning in this simulation is focussed around Robert Powell a 5 year old boy who has been admitted with exacerbation of his asthma. Here learners can practice their approach to a structured assessment of Robert, explore his history and learn more about asthma management.

Paediatric Intensive Care: Post cardiac surgery

You will be working alongside your mentor looking after DaisyOSIME PICU Lewis. When you get to her bed space, you may want to take a few moments to familiarise yourself with where everything is. This ward is busy and can be intensive, but I am sure you will learn a lot from the experience.