November 15th 2017
People enter healthcare systems with an expectation of receiving care that will help and not harm them. Yet, present studies show evidence of large numbers of people receiving injury, often unintentional but preventable, during the administration of healthcare. Completion of the medical errors reduction course provides the learner with the ability to gain knowledge about… read more.
November 9th 2017
Oral hygiene has long been associated with the overall health of residents. The relationship of oral health to quality of care and quality of life is recognized and discussed in the Requirements of Participation (RoP) across multiple sections. Oral health of residents will be examined through not only the observation of oral health and dentition,… read more.
October 19th 2017
Healthcare professionals in the long-term care setting inevitably interact with a resident in need of Hospice care during their professional careers. The HCA Clinical Hospice Orientation Curriculum has been designed to help learners understand the goals of hospice care. In addition, learners will better understand their role in the hospice process to best serve the… read more.
October 11th 2017
Recently, we have received wonderful feedback from our customers on our MDS 3.0 Certificate Program. We have updated the program to help create a competency-based program that supports critical thinking. This content is now available. Healthcare Academy has updated their comprehensive curriculum that educates staff on the MDS 3.0 Assessment. This curriculum has been designed… read more.