Advantages

The VP™ system offers an extensive list of practical, economical and technological advantages:

  Cost Effectiveness - The VP™ system is extremely cost effective in comparison to other available learning / assessment solutions, like the commonly used OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination) exam or Step 2 Clinical Skills (Step 2 CS) exam.

  Unique User Interface - The VP™ system is based on a completely unique and innovative user interface, which enables the communication between the user and the system to be conducted in a conversational mode (simulated dialog), which emulates human language.

  Objectivity & Reliability - The VP™ system is completely objective, as it doesn't include any human interaction with simulated patients. It is also highly reliable due to its modus operandi.

  Accessibility - The VP™ system is an internet application and as such is available 24 / 7 at any location with internet access. This enables students and faculty to access the system at their convenience in order to use the system for practice / maintenance.

  Immediate Results - The VP™ system provides immediate results (grades) upon the exam's conclusion, including standard statistical analysis and specific statistical exam evaluation, such as Cronbach's alpha and Point Biserial Correlation Coefficient.

  Flexibility - The VP™ system is fully multi-lingual, completely flexible and cross-discipline.