Virtual Paramedic Training Saves Real Lives

Stgeorges-paramedic-500px For the nearly 3 million people who call Chicago home, speeding ambulances and quick-thinking paramedics are nothing new.

But the next paramedic that receives an emergency call may be one of a special group: those that received crisis response training through Second Life.

Pixels and Policy takes a look at how one Chicago hospital is turning to cost-effective virtual environments to keep first responders at the peak of their skills.

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