Facilities and Equipment

Centre de Simulació HUB

Located on the 15th floor of the main tower of Bellvitge University Hospital, Centre for Advanced Medical-Surgical Simulation (SimHUB) has a surface area of 500m2, distributed in:

8 specific simulation rooms for critical, surgical, non-surgical endoscopy, traumatology and non-technical skills

3 multifunctional rooms

1 meeting/briefing room


1 Laerdal SimMan 3G simulator

2 Laerdal difficult intubation sets

1 Laerdal mid-fidelity simulator

6 Laerdal basic CPR simulators

4 WINCO (Medical Simulator) pelvitrainers

1 AirSim respiratory endoscopy simulator

Critical Care Area I. Advanced critical simulator room (Laerdal)

Real simulated environment recreating a critical patient box with the following equipment:

  • Critical care bed - Heart attack trolley
  • Monitor/defibrillator
  • Mechanical ventilator
  • SimMan 3G hi-fi simulator
  • Consumables
  • Recording and audio-visual system

Control room. Hi-fi simulator equipped with glass/spy mirror with computers and a Simulation Centre audio-visual system.

Critical Care Area II. Room with two difficult intubation sets and medium-fidelity simulator.

Critical care area III. Room with six basic CPR manikin sets.

Non-surgical endoscopic simulation area. Room with intubation and advanced respiratory endoscopic simulator on a table.

Surgical simulator area. Room with 4 Winco pelvitrainers specially equipped for advanced endoscopic surgery.

Orthopaedic surgery and traumatology area. Room with endoscopy tower, worktable and cupboard with specific equipment for orthopaedic surgery and traumatology.

Clinical simulation/multi-simulation area. To recreate doctor, nurse, physiotherapist, psychologist, dietician, chiropodist, occupational mutual consultation, as well as cadaveric dissections.

Clinical classroom. Capacity for 30 students with audio-visual connection to the different specific rooms and connection to the surgical block.

Multifunctional space

Locker area