Recognition Earned Across Healthcare Simulation Industry


Patient Safety Advocate 2018-2019
by Medical Training Magazine


We’re pleased and proud to share ReaLifeSim was 1 of 12 companies worldwide recognized, as a Patient Safety Advocate 2018-2019 by Medical Training Magazine in their Patient Safety Advocacy issue. The magazine made their selection from solicited subscriber nominations.

The staff at Medical Training Magazine reported one of nominations for ReaLifeSim included: “They (ReaLifeSim) developed a unique and effective training product that helps to aid in training while working on live patients. Their product is beneficial to many fields, including training nurses, doctors, vets, vet techs, firemen and many more.”

It’s an honor to be recognized for our unique wearable training products, work with live people, and focus on the influence of human factors. Improved patient safety, by way of better more realistic clinical training, has always been and will continue to be our ultimate goal.

Top 10 Healthcare Simulation Solution Providers of 2018
by Healthcare Simulation Top 10


ReaLifeSim, LLC (RLS), the leading wearable vascular access trainer provider, has been named one of the “Top 10 Healthcare Simulation Solution Providers of 2018.” Our small, nurse-owned business was recognized for innovative clinical simulation products used to “train the way you treat” by the experts at HealthcareTech Outlook, a respected resource for decision-makers regarding the dynamic changes technology is having on the healthcare industry.

“Their (ReaLifeSim) unique products provide safe, repeated skills practice on a live person, allowing the learner to interact as they would in a real-life situation, creating a “train the way you treat” learning experience. They also promote a heightened sense of “presence” and emotional connection by engaging learners’ senses and emotions in a “real-life” simulation,” cited HealthcareTech Outlook in their December issue.

We are honored to be included in this select group of fellow businesses and organizations working to bring ever greater realism to clinical simulation education.

Mixed Reality Teaching Tools
in Showcase IMSH 2019


We pushed the boundaries of traditional clinical simulation education, again, with our new, unique Mixed Reality IV Training system, which was selected for inclusion in the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) 9th Annual Serious Games & Virtual Environments Arcade & Showcase 2019 that took place January 26-29 in San Antonio, TX.

The Augmented Reality ReaLifeSim IV Training system (AR-RLS) is the third component in a series of mixed reality tools. It combines the wearable ReaLifeSim hybrid simulation IV Trainer, real-time digital information integrated into the individual’s visual environment, and a tablet or smart phone.

James Benson, Chief Communications Officer

James Benson is a career public relations executive with over 38 years’ experience communicating with diverse audiences in a wide variety of venues. A retired Air Force officer, he spent the latter half of his Air Force career as a public affairs officer enjoying a series of one-of-a-kind positions with equally unique communication challenges. From arranging press conferences, to producing news and training videos, to explaining research, development and contracting issues to the media, he enjoyed tuning in to each audience to ensure the message was received and understood. As the marketing director of a mid-sized hospital, Mr. Benson directed the advertising and promotion of membership and referral programs and community health fairs, conducted outreach efforts to rural health care clinics and community education programs, created a trade show display and produced and hosted a radio health program. At the Department of Veterans Affairs, Mr. Benson served as a senior public affairs executive responding to media requests, preparing senior officials and subject matter experts for media interviews, hosting a magazine-style television program with benefit information for Veterans and providing emcee support for numerous department and public ceremonies and special events. As an adjunct professor, Mr. Benson has taught classes in communications for the past 10 years. Currently, Mr. Benson is providing strategic communications, media relations and marketing support to B & G Educational Innovations, LLC, makers of ReaLifeSim clinical simulation training products