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9 2016

B-Line Medical Partners with CHoP

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 7, 2016 - B-Line Medical® today announced a collaborative research agreement with The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) focused on establishing a Circle of Safety model for healthcare that promotes video recording and analysis of simulated, in situ and in vivo events to create a continuous quality improvement and patient safety feedback loop.

8 2016

Sidra Medical Selects B-Line Medical

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 3, 2016 - B-Line Medical® is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Sidra Medical and Research Center as their simulation center management provider. B-Line Medical will outfit Sidra’s healthcare training facility in Qatar with the latest in medical education technology that includes integrated high definition video capture, debriefing, assessment, participant tracking, and center management tools.

7 2016

B-Line Medical Featured on Bloomberg Radio

NEW YORK, N.Y. – July 28, 2016 - B-Line Medical's President, Hartley Thompson, was Bloomberg Radio's featured guest during Thursday's small business segment. With a reach of over 1.2 million listeners, B-Line Medical was excited to discuss its innovative approach to improving the quality of care through video-driven solutions in both educational and clinical care environments. Click the button below to listen to the full interview.

6 2016

B-Line Medical Symposium - October 5th-7th

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 29, 2016 - B-Line Medical is excited to announce its 2nd annual client symposium. The symposium will cover a broad range of topics such us B-Line Medical's vision for the future, center planning, simulator integration, our Circle of Safety™ initiative, reporting, scheduling, section management and more. There will also be guest speakers, fun challenges, social hours and a client dinner provided by B-Line Medical on Thursday evening (10/6/16).

5 2016

SimCapture 5.7 with Center Sign-in Released

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 9, 2016 - B-Line Medical is excited to expand our Simulation Center Management capabilities in SimCapture with the release of version 5.7. 5.7 includes Center Sign-in, a free addition to the SimCapture platform that efficiently captures learner entry and exit to the Simulation Center, including learner contact hour reporting that aligns with SSH Accreditation.

2 2016

B-Line Medical Supports Global FRS Research

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 31, 2016 - B-Line Medical is excited to support Fundamentals of Robotic Surgery (FRS) by providing cloud-based video capture, assessment, and reporting for a global research project. B-Line Medical partnered with the Institute of Surgical Excellence to assist in the development curriculum to teach robotic surgery skills in multiple specialties.



2 2016

B-Line Medical Offers Turnkey Audiovisual Services

WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 9, 2016 - B-Line Medical will now offer turnkey audiovisual services. These services are in addition to current audiovisual consulting and design offerings. B-Line Medical will build, maintain and support the entire project ensuring that an institution’s needs are met from the beginning of the center design until the center is ready to open.



1 2016

B-Line Medical Launches Two New Products

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 29, 2016 - B-Line Medical®, an industry leader in video-driven healthcare education and outcome improvement, is excited to announce the launch of two new products, DebriefCast™ and SimCapture Node™. DebriefCast is a user-friendly debriefing tool for educators. SimCapture Node is a compact, comprehensive and scalable in-room solution that includes all the software functionality and versatility of a centralized, rack-mounted installation.



1 2016

B-Line Medical's President, Hartley Thompson, Featured in Washington Post

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 17th, 2016 – B-Line Medical was pleased to see their President, Hartley Thompson, featured in a recent Washington Post article regarding patient safety. The article, written by Reporter Thomas Heath, details B-Line Medical's industry leading efforts to reduce medical errors and improve patient safety through their Circle of Safety initative involving SimCapture and LiveCapture.



11 2015

B-Line Medical Launches New Website

WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 3, 2015 - B-Line Medical is excited to announce the launch of a new website and online brand presence. Focused around B-Line Medical’s Circle of Safety Vision, the new website targets market-segmented categories so industry professionals from various backgrounds can gain a better understanding of how B-Line Medical’s platforms, SimCapture® and LiveCapture®, can enhance healthcare education and improve patient safety at users’ respective institutions.



10 2015

B-Line Medical Integrates with Laerdal's LLEAP

WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 15th, 2015 – B-Line Medical has collaborated with Laerdal Medical and completed integration between SimCapture and Laerdal’s LLEAP software. The SimCapture LLEAP plugin allows users to start and stop their SimCapture sessions directly from within the LLEAP Instructor Application. The integration saves time for operators who now only need to have one interface open to control and record the simulation, and adds the potential for greater data exchange between Laerdal simulators and SimCapture.



10 2015

B-Line Medical Wins $51MM Bid Opportunity

WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 1, 2015 - B-Line Medical, an industry leader in video-driven healthcare education and outcome improvement, is pleased to announce that it has won the opportunity to bid on Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences' (USUHS) $51 million medical simulation education IDIQ contract (indefinite delivery / indefinite quantity) in conjunction with Bridges System Integration LLC. The team of Bridges System Integration and B-Line Medical is one of only 17 vendors deemed qualified to bid.



7 2015

B-Line Medical Celebrates 10th Anniversary

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 1, 2015 - B-Line Medical, an industry leader in video-driven healthcare training and outcome improvement, celebrates its tenth anniversary today. Founded July 1st, 2005, B-Line Medical began as a small start-up with a client list of four U.S. medical schools. Today, B-Line Medical helps hundreds of hospitals, nursing programs, allied health programs and medical schools operate and manage their simulation-based healthcare training and clinical care quality improvement programs more effectively.



2 2015

Simulation Effective for up to Half of Nurse Training

WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 24, 2015 - B-Line Medical announced today that it has partnered with the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing to provide nursing education and hospital simulation programs access to robust and proven healthcare curriculum. The recent NCSBN National Simulation Study, published by the Journal of Nursing Regulation, found substantial evidence that up to 50% simulation training can be effectively substituted for traditional clinical experience in all prelicensure core nursing courses.



1 2015

A New Point of View for Healthcare Simulation

WASHINGTON, D.C. - January 12, 2015 - B-Line Medical is the first to bring first-person point-of-view video recording to healthcare simulation with the introduction of Google Glass, the newest supported device on the SimCapture® platform. Technology is rapidly advancing how we educate, train and deliver services across the healthcare continuum and Google Glass provides wide-ranging possibilities for enhancing healthcare simulation. This unique perspective allows educators to see exactly what learners are seeing.



10 2014

B-Line Medical Launches Cloud Video Platform

WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 24th, 2014 - B-Line Medical today introduced a Cloud Video Platform for SimCapture and LiveCapture. The new platform enables clients to backup their videos directly to the cloud in real-time and to have immediate access to stream their videos for debriefing from anywhere they have network access. To maximize the debriefing experience, the Cloud Video Platform automatically identifies whether local or cloud storage is the optimal video location to utilize for playback.



7 2014

B-Line Medical Launches SimCapture IP

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 18th, 2014 - Today, B-Line Medical introduced an IP-based version of its best-in-class SimCapture product. SimCapture IP designed to support network-based IP cameras. In an ongoing effort to meet the needs of simulation programs with a variety of budgets, this latest addition to B-Line Medical's stable allows for both more variety in infrastructure for clients who are building or have existing facilities, and more options for clients who have already committed to an IP/network-based infrastructure.