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Bonnie Bone Marrow

Bonnie Bone Marrow is unlike any other product on the market! Developed with the help of clinicians, this realistic simulator allows for: Palpation of the spinous process and iliac crest bones on both the anterior and posterior sides. Proper biopsy needle placement confirmed with simulated bone marrow sample. Simulation of realistic patient positioning with the included tilt base. 200+ accesses Learn more

Ultrasound Phantom—Foreign Bodies

Our Ultrasound Phantom – Foreign Bodies is an excellent model for learning how to localize foreign bodies in soft tissue, especially those that are radiolucent. The unique patient simulation material is flesh-colored with the tactile feel and puncture resistance of human tissue. Includes six different foreign bodies at varying depths BBs Glass shard Metal needle Metal shaving Wood sliver Metal staple Flesh toned and curved with a contour that mimics patients. Exceptional image quality. Available in both light and...

VATA’s Advanced Venipuncture Training Aid

Our Advanced Venipuncture Training Aid is ideal for education and mastering proper accessing technique. Perfect for perfecting accessing technique with four blue veins in three different sizes. A realistic “flashback” of blood confirms proper needle placement. This model is leak-resistant and can be accessed over 3,000 times. Quick set up—can be set up in under a minute. Don't just take our word for it! Hear what our customers have to say. "I believe all 35 of Omnicare Infusion Nurse Educates are...

Ostomy Products

Discover VATA's most popular ostomy products! Otto Ostomy Our Otto Ostomy model is the ideal model for training patients and healthcare professionals on basic anatomy as well as what changes might occur with a stoma. Molded from a patient’s CT scan, this model features 3D, removable, and color-coded urinary and digestive tracts. Helps healthcare providers better explain ostomies and patients understand their stomas. Ideal for demonstrating an end or loop ileostomy and colostomy, urostomy and gastrostomy tube placement. Learn More Ostomy Pouching Trainer The most realistic and complete pouching skills trainer offered...

Our Team Is The Best Team!

Our VATA team is pretty incredible! Meet a few of the amazing people behind the scenes below! Reid This year, Reid Hatch, our Production Manager, celebrated his 30th year of working for VATA! Reid met our Founder, Tom Call, in the early days of VATA (when Tom’s garage was HQ!) and jumped right in. He has worked closely in the production of almost all of VATA’s products over the past three decades. Reid has seen it all over his 30 years at VATA,...

VATA’s Wound Boards

Skin Graft Wound Board Designed for educating healthcare providers about skin grafts and their care, this model is ideal for training and competency testing. VATA’s Skin Graft Wound Board features a hand-painted stapled skin graft for the most true-to-life patient training scenario. Made of a life-like material, this model allows for the application and easy removal of dressings, without leaving an adhesive residue. This model is excellent for explaining proper skin graft cleansing and care for patients. Routine cleansing and dressing...

Freddie Fistula: Complex Wound Care

Master complex wound care challenges with Freddie Fistula. Open abdominal wounds with actively draining fistulas present a complex wound care challenge. Freddie Fistula™ Wound Care Skills Trainer incorporates an innovative design with a realistic open abdominal wound with exposed intestines and three actively draining fistulas. This educational model allows for medical professionals to learn multiple wound care modalities to control fistula effluent and allow for optimal wound healing.

The Vascular Access Ultrasound Phantom

With the highest quality imaging, our Vascular Access Ultrasound Phantom provides unmatched training opportunities for successful ultrasound-guided vascular accessing. It’s so realistic that the movement of the soft tissue can be observed as the needle tip enters the vessel. This tool is excellent for beginners and more advanced clinicians as it confirms successful access with visualization of the needle entering the vein and blood return. Vascular Access Ultrasound Phantom (0705) Tactile feel and puncture resistance of real human tissue. Extremely durable—it can be accessed...

Infusion Models

VATA’s Port Body in a Box and Advanced Venipuncture Training Aid are some of our most popular infusion models. Port Body in a Box VATA’s Port Body in a Box is a low cost, compact, and quick to set up training model for the teaching and practice of palpating and accessing IVADs. Supplied with a real port, this simulation lab model allows students to: Simulate accessing “tipping”, “wandering” or deeply placed IVADs. Confirm successful access with a “blood” return. Improve hand-eye coordination and gain confidence. Advanced...

Create Your Own Custom Models

From wound boards to injection pads, Vata’s custom creations are tailor-made to meet your needs. Regardless of whether you decide to customize an existing model or create a totally new product, there are no limits to your desires and our creativity. VATA can create models to help easily demonstrate how a product works at tradeshows and sales visits, or for a prospective customer to try out the product for themselves. Our most recent custom products provide a sense of our...