I Speak, Therefore I Am.

ALEX doesn’t just bring new features to yesterday’s simulators, ALEX is a new type of patient simulator. He’s called a Patient Communication Simulator (PCS) because that’s exactly what he does. ALEX is the first patient simulator to speak in three different ways: Reliable ‘Voice of God’ for active facilitators from any location. Yes, any location –…

Anatomy Of A Screen

In our eyes, one is just as important as the other. So when our software developers set out to design the ALEX interface, the goal was to put themselves in the shoes of the end user – and create the perfect balance of sophistication and simplicity. Compare ALEX’s screens to the typical manikin software you’ve…

Simulators Never Sounded Like This

Buckle In, It’s Time to Geek Out! We set out to answer two questions. ‘Why are simulator sounds so crappy?’ and ‘How could we make the implementing of quality vital sounds more affordable?’ After doing a fair amount of research regarding the vital sounds of all patient simulators on the market, we discovered the following:…

Experience the Patient’s Perspective

“A family relative was hopitalized this week with a stroke at a hospital a few hours from me – and his experience left me demoralized about medicine.”   Dr. Harlan Krumholz, Yale University School of Medicine At one time or another, all of us – or family members – have had disappointing healthcare encounters. In…