The UT-IISC was developed to positively impact patient safety and improve the quality of care by training health care professionals using simulation models, simulated clinical settings, and 3D Virtual Immersive Environments.
Built on a tri-center concept, the UT-IISC is a highly sophisticated simulation center that incorporates a virtual immersive reality center, an advanced clinical skills center, and a progressive anatomy and surgical skills center.
The UT-IISC is a new model for the education of health care professionals. This model includes preparation for team training; electronic learning; competency assessment; and outcomes measurement as routine components of training for all health professionals.
In addition, the UT-IISC serves as a hub for innovation and the fostering of partnerships with industry to create and develop new products, processes and procedures that enhance patient care.