Are you new to online training? Maybe not you, personally, but maybe your organization is one of the hundreds that are moving from traditional inservice training (you know the style: offer food to get them there, try to keep their attention for an hour, reward them with a paycheck at the end) to an online… Read more »
March 21, 2014 – ePath Learning, Inc., a leader in cloud-based learning services, proudly announces a new learning content partner, the Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed). IPCed provides engaging online training content for the Senior Care industry that meets state and federal compliance requirements. IPCed offers a wide range of training topics from basic… Read more »
Today I’m sending a shout-out to Julie DelCour, a journalist for the Tulsa World who wrote an article published March 16, 2014 titled “An army of caregivers with no basic training.” DelCour points out that Oklahoma has over 600,000 family caregivers, which is more than the entire active-duty US army.
What an exciting opportunity to get a glimpse into trends, innovations and an overall sense of “what’s next” in senior care!
If you are familiar with our online training system aQuire, you will be amazed by our improved LMS. It provides the same great online courses, but with expanded management features. Now you will easily be able to add new employees, update their information, load and credit your own training materials, and run over 40 reports… Read more »
IPCed Enters Into Exclusive Partnership with HealthStream to Deliver Courseware to Post-Acute Healthcare Industry On February 11, 2014, the Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) announced that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with HealthStream to deliver IPCed’s online certifications and continuing education (CE) courseware to the post-acute healthcare industry. The market leader for… Read more »
Does it surprise you to know that caregiving jobs, especially those for home caregivers like personal care aides and home health aides are projected to be the top career growth fields in the next few years? With an aging society, the demand for caregivers is expected to grow nearly 50%. With an aging workforce, the… Read more »
The New York Times ran a great article this week featuring an interview with Salman Khan, the young MIT grad who founded the Khan Academy which offers free online courses in the core sciences. Khan started the online education approach as a way to help his young cousin who was struggling with math. He… Read more »
Welcome! I’m looking forward to sharing the inside scoop on IPCed here with you, including training updates, new courses, and tips about making the most of your training. To start off, I’m going to give a quick overview of what captivates me about working for such a creative, dynamic company, where we are constantly seeking out new training solutions… Read more »
Story originally provided through Portland Caregiver Examiner Written By Sharon Brothers Getting older is scary enough without worrying about the qualifications of the caregiver coming to help with chores around the home. Perhaps it’s your aging parent who simply wants to age at home, but needs someone to come and help with a shower or just… Read more »