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CHIPS Tour Information

CHIPS is dedicated to improving the quality of healthcare delivery through education, research, assessment and enhanced clinical skills with standardized patients, high-fidelity patient simulators, and virtual reality settings.

The Center for Healthcare Improvement and Patient Simulation (CHIPS) is a 45,000 square foot stand-alone building for healthcare simulation and interprofessional education. Using the high-tech manikins, standardized patients, and simulated settings, CHIPS offers state-of-the-art training under the safest conditions possible.  Each floor of the three-story building is dedicated to a different aspect of simulation training, including skills labs, simulated home and hospital environments, and 24 exam rooms where learners interact with standardized patients. Get to know our facility by following along on our virtual tour!


CHIPS Tour Request

Tours of the Center of Healthcare Improvement and Patient Simulation are possible, by request, Monday - Friday between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. Special accommodations outside of these days or times require administrative approval and are made on a case-by-case basis.
The education of our students is our first priority, availability of space, equipment, and other resources for tours will not be guaranteed. Tour duration and content is based on the availability of resources at the time of the tour and will be at the discretion of the available staff or faculty member guiding the tour.
To request a tour, please complete our Tour Request Form.
May 26, 2022