SLA - Health Care Assistants (HCA)

The HCA Simulation Lab Assessment allows you to show your knowledge and skills through a series of simulated patient encounters.​​

  • You will move through five stations of unfolding case scenarios.
  • Three stations will involve a face-to-face encounter with a standardized patient (trained actor).
  • Two stations involve a high-fidelity mannequin.
  • It will take 12 minutes to complete each station.
  • It will take two hours to complete the assessment.

What to expect

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