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IPCed Celebrates National Family Caregiver Month

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  The Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) announced plans to celebrate November 2016 as National Family Caregiver Month. Marked by President Barack Obama’s proclamation, National Family Caregiver Month reaffirms “support for those who give of themselves to be there for their family, friends, and neighbors in challenging times.” It is also a time to… Read more »

IPCed Awards 2016 Commitment to Learning to Home Instead Clearwater, at HCAOA Conference

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  The Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) a training and certification company focusing exclusively on the senior care population, announced today that Home Instead Senior Care of Clearwater, Florida was selected as a 2016 recipient of the Commitment to Learning Award. Home Instead of Clearwater, Florida was selected to receive this award as a… Read more »

ComForCare Announces FREE Dementia Workshop

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DementiaWise’s Director of Special Populations, Deborah Bier, PhD, will present: “Game-Changing Approaches to Dementia Care for Helping Professionals,” on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 — 3 Contact Hours for RNs and 3 CEUs available for Social Workers. This informative workshop is designed specifically for health care professionals who are working with individuals with dementia and will… Read more »

Home health care agencies struggle to find workers

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  By Laura Layden of the Naples Daily News A retired engineer from Ohio, Hal Hume never imagined he’d become a home health aide. But for nine years, he’s worked as a caregiver for Home Instead Senior Care in the Naples area. “My wife applied for the job and when she talked to them, they asked if… Read more »

Senior helpers PCA training with IPCed

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Senior Helpers offers free Personal Care Aide (PCA) training to the Camp Hill, Pennsylvania community using IPCed training tools. If you are interested in this class and would also like to make a difference please don’t hesitate to fill out our Demo Request.

IPCed goes to China!

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  One of IPCed’s Nurse Instructors, Kari McDaniel, recently conducted a caregiver training session in Linya, China, as part of a pilot program to determine and develop a training program for the millions of caregivers throughout China who work in the field of senior care. Kari used the Chinese language version of our textbook, The… Read more »