The Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas (or CSCLV) is a 31,000 sq ft facility that opened at the Shadow Lane Campus in August 2009 and is shared among the University of Nevada – Las Vegas School of Nursing, Nevada State College School of Nursing, and University of Nevada School of Medicine.

The Health Sciences System (HSS) of the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) is working to ensure Nevada has a highly trained health care workforce to meet the state’s current and future needs.

Our Mission

The Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas is committed to delivering the highest quality education for healthcare students and professionals by providing access to state-of-the-art instructional technology and curriculum design within a collaborative and interdisciplinary framework.

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CSCLV COVID Guidelines

Covid – 19 Daily Procedures

The Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas is screening all individuals for a temperature. In addition, staff will provide you this a surgical mask. A mask must be worn the entire time you are in the center.

Entry with your badge, proximity card, and in your uniform you are attesting that you are healthy without a sore throat, dry cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, body or muscle ache, and new loss of taste and smell.

The sim center staff are implementing social distancing with all areas in the center designed to keep individuals 6 feet apart and in groups of less than 10. We have marked off six feet in the debrief rooms and closed the study rooms.  Please maintain this distance while at the center.

You can bring in a closed water container but may not eat or gather in groups to eat at the center at this time.

CSCLV COVID Guidelines Document

New Video! - UNLV School of Nursing Program Overview

Watch the new video showcasing the UNLV School of Nursing Program with scenes from the Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas. Developed & Produced by Jennifer Pfannes, BSN, RN, CPN, Shona Rue, MSN, RN, CPNP, CNE, and Jonathan Sturak, MS, BS, BA

New Training Opportunities at the CSCLV

Several new training opportunities are available this fall at the CSCLV. Check out our training section to learn about how you can become a simulation expert at Facilitation, Debriefing, and Scenario Writing, all courtesy of the CSCLV's Director of Education, Dr. Jessica Doolen, PhD, RN, FNP-C, CNE.

Click here for more info!

CSCLV Awarded $350,000 Federal Grant

The CSCLV has been awarded a $350,000 grant from the federal Economic Development Administration (EDA) to purchase state-of-the-art equipment to train future nurses and doctors. Read the full press release HERE.

Grant June 2015