VR lab gives students 200+ reality healthcare scenarios

JOPLIN, Mo. – In the healthcare industry, finding realistic ways to train students is important.

Now, with the help of virtual reality, Missouri Southern’s Nursing Department students have a new way to learn.

The Department held a ribbon cutting today for its new Virtual Reality Simulation Lab.

It includes headsets, controllers, and access to a library of more than 200+ virtual reality scenarios designed to allow students to work on different skills.

An anonymous donation paid for the new lab. The donor’s intent was to supply students with innovative technology.