The immersive population health nursing simulation by Healthcare Learning Innovations, Sentinel City®, recently won an APEX Grand Award, a WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) Award and was a finalist for two SIIA CODiE Awards.

“We are most proud of the nursing schools, educators and nursing students benefitting from using Sentinel City® in their courses. Additionally, receiving recognition from the influential organizations in the healthcare education and technology space is a wonderful bonus. As we continue adding interactive elements to our simulation and create new digital assignments, we look forward to expanding our value to the nursing education community,” says Jeffrey Caplan, President of Healthcare Learning Innovations.

Sentinel City® has won the following awards and recognition:

  • APEX Grand Award in Electronic Media – The annual APEX Awards recognize excellence in publishing and communications, presenting Healthcare Learning Innovations as a grand award winner out of 1,400 submissions.
  • WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) Award – These awards are presented to organizations who implement exceptionally creative, technology-based solutions to contemporary challenges in higher education. Healthcare Learning Innovations was one of four winners in 2017.
  • SIIA CODiE Awards – These are the premier awards for the education, software and information industries, showcasing business and education technology’s finest products and services. Healthcare Learning Innovations’ Sentinel City® was honored as a finalist in two education technology categories—Best Virtual Learning Solution, and Best Emerging Education Technology Solution.

Healthcare Learning Innovations will continue developing innovative and immersive learning tools for healthcare and nursing education. Recently released Sentinel Town, a rural community simulation inspired by the award-winning Sentinel City®, supports these efforts. Faculty can now choose the simulated environment that best suits the specific geographic needs of their course, and their students, all while improving student outcomes and satisfaction.

Watch the Sentinel Town video or contact us to learn more.

Healthcare Learning Innovations provides simulation technologies, digital learning tools and interactive courses for healthcare professionals and educators. In partnership with American Sentinel University, it has over 10 years of experience in online, healthcare-focused education.