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Individual courses for purchase

Individuals may purchase Healthcare Academy courses for themselves using this course list. After selecting your courses and completing the payment process, you will be able to log in with an existing account (or create a new one) to access your new courses.

The BEST VALUE is our "Everything Included" model for Long Term Care where you get all of the content and software to manage quality in your facility. One flat fee for your facility no matter how many learners. For more information contact us at contact@healthcareacademy.com or call us at 507.248.3310 or 866.323.4169.

Facility administrators should assign courses using the learning management system. If you need to create an account for your organization, please return to our main website and select the appropriate product. If you are an administrator looking to assign regulatory, cardiology, or peripheral courses to your staff, please purchase course credits and assign courses using the learning management system.

Cardiovascular Anatomy & Physiology

This lesson describes the anatomical structures of the normal heart, the right and left coronary arteries, the differences between veins and arteries and blood components and their relationship to the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Cardiovascular Coronary Angiography

This lesson will introduce you to the Cardiac Catheterization Lab (Cath Lab), presents a review of the coronary artery system, describes lesion classifications, introduces coronary views and gives you some tips on coronary interpretation.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Diagnostic/Interventional

This lesson describes patient preparation, angiography procedure and tools, the basic Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) procedure, additional PCI procedures and special considerations for Saphenous Vein Grafts (SVG).

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Electrocardiograms (ECG)

This lesson will help you understand electrocardiograms (ECG) and the electrical system of the heart. It will help you identify arrhythmias and evaluate an ECG.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Hemodynamic Monitoring

This lesson will introduce you to hemodynamic monitoring and acquaint you with the equipment, waveforms and troubleshooting techniques used in relation to hemodynamic monitoring.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Pathophysiology

This lesson presents some background information and then describes lesion development (atherosclerosis) and the progression of the disease process.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Healthcare Academy ICD-10-CM Course: Skilled Nursing

Healthcare Academy's ICD‑10‑CM Curriculum (26 lessons) will help you meet training needs relative to ICD‑10‑CM and prepare long term care staff for the transition from ICD‑9‑CM to ICD‑10‑CM. We can help you get ready with our:

  • 26 online lessons
  • 15 Contact Hours of continuing education
  • More than 60 case studies for practical application

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Licensed nurses will receive 15.0 hours (CE) and NHA will receive 4.25 hours (NAB) of continuing education upon completion of the ENTIRE certificate program.

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   Add to cart$150.00, courses accessible for 365 days

If you are interested in enrolling more students, HCA offers a discount. For 5-10 students, the cost is $100 and more than 10, $75. For discounts, please contact us at contact@healthcareacademy.com or call us at 507.248.3310 or 866.323.4169.

For the best deal, enroll your facility in Healthcare Academy where the ICD-10-CM is part of our Everything Included Model. Call for more information.

Healthcare Academy ICD-10-CM Course: Assisted Living

Healthcare Academy's ICD10CM Certificate Program (25 lessons w/assisted living specific case studies + 3 options) was developed to help meet the training needs and prepare Assisted Living staff for the transition from ICD9CM to ICD10CM.



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   Add to cart$150.00, courses accessible for 365 days

If you are interested in enrolling more students, HCA offers a discount. For 5-10 students, the cost is $100 and more than 10, $75. For discounts, please contact us at contact@healthcareacademy.com or call us at 507.248.3310 or 866.323.4169.

For the best deal, enroll your facility in Healthcare Academy where the ICD-10-CM is part of our Everything Included Model. Call for more information.

Healthcare Academy ICD-10-CM Course: Home Care

Healthcare Academy's ICD10CM Certificate Program (25 lessons w/home care specific case studies + 3 options) was developed to help meet the training needs and prepare Home Care staff for the transition from ICD9CM to ICD10CM.



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   Add to cart$150.00, courses accessible for 365 days

If you are interested in enrolling more students, HCA offers a discount. For 5-10 students, the cost is $100 and more than 10, $75. For discounts, please contact us at contact@healthcareacademy.com or call us at 507.248.3310 or 866.323.4169.

For the best deal, enroll your facility in Healthcare Academy where the ICD-10-CM is part of our Everything Included Model. Call for more information.

Healthcare Academy ICD-10-CM Course: Hospice

Healthcare Academy's ICD10CM Certificate Program (25 lessons w/hospice specific case studies + 3 options) was developed to help meet the training needs and prepare Hospice staff for the transition from ICD9CM to ICD10CM.

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   Add to cart$150.00, courses accessible for 365 days

If you are interested in enrolling more students, HCA offers a discount. For 5-10 students, the cost is $100 and more than 10, $75. For discounts, please contact us at contact@healthcareacademy.com or call us at 507.248.3310 or 866.323.4169.

For the best deal, enroll your facility in Healthcare Academy where the ICD-10-CM is part of our Everything Included Model. Call for more information.

MDS 3.0 Curriculum Certificate Program

This comprehensive curriculum that educates staff on the MDS 3.0 Assessment. This curriculum has been designed in conjunction with industry thought leaders as a tool for effective interdisciplinary team (which includes occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers, nurses) training. This curriculum contains 25 lessons with information about planning for care, coding tips, special populations and steps for assessments. Learners will practice their skills using a case study to code every element of the Resident Assessment Instrument, thus demonstrating (and documenting) MDS 3.0 competency.

This certificate program will provide 40.25 contact hours for licensed nurses. Continuing Education is pending for all other disciplines at this time.

   Add to cart$150.00, worth 40.25 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Advanced Pain Management in Long-Term Care (1.0 contact hour)

The Healthcare Academy’s Advanced Pain Management is now available! The purpose of this lesson is to enable the registered nurse, to assess patients for pain, create strategies for managing pain, and implement Stage 2 Critical Elements for Pain Recognition and Management.

At the end of this lesson the learner will be able to:

  • Define pain.
  • Identify common misconceptions about pain.
  • Identify the effects of unrelieved pain on the elderly.
  • Identity barriers to effective pain management.
  • Describe each component of an effective pain management program.

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours (1.0 hours of continuing education) and Certificate when they complete all coursework.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

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   Add to cart$50.00, worth 1.0 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Building Your Team (1.0 contact hour)

The Healthcare Academy’s Building Your Team is now available! The purpose of this lesson is for those employees on a leadership track.

At the end of this lesson the learner will be able to:

  • Define time.
  • Discuss the roles of the manager and/or supervisor.
  • Describe how to assess the type of team you manage.
  • List the steps of team development.
  • Describe how to expedite team development.

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours (1.0 hours of continuing education) and Certificate when they complete all coursework.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

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   Add to cart$50.00, worth 1.0 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Your Role as a Nursing Assistant (0.25 contact hour)

The Healthcare Academy’s Your Role as a Nursing Assistant CE Program is now available!

At the end of this lesson will help the Certified Nursing Assistant:

  • Discuss the role of the nursing assistant.
  • Define the responsibilities.
  • Describe the ethical issues associated with being a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).
  • List the attributes to present a positive profession image and the requirements for maintaining certification.

Learners will receive 0.25 contact hours and a Certificate of Participation upon completion of this course.

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   Add to cart$50.00, worth 0.25 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Client Behaviors: Assessment and Intervention in the Resident with Dementia

The Healthcare Academy’s Client Behaviors CE Program is now available! The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to identify and manage common behaviors seen in patients with dementia.

At the end of this lesson the learner will be able to:

  • Identify the cause of dementia.
  • Identify cognitive and psychiatric consequences of dementia.
  • Identify reasons for the development of combative or aggressive behaviors in the client with dementia.
  • Discuss important information used to assess the client with dementia.
  • Describe interventions used to help manage behaviors.
  • List the medications used in the treatment of dementia type behaviors.

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours (1.0 hours of continuing education) and Certificate when they complete all coursework.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

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   Add to cart$50.00, worth 1.0 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Care Coordinator Certificate Program (Unnecessary Hospitalizations)

Healthcare Academy's comprehensive Care Coordinator Certificate Program will prepare a nurse to better monitor residents at risk of discharge to the hospital and market your organization to local hospitals. This program includes instruction in the following topics:

  • Introduction
  • Role of the Hospital Readmission Specialist/Care Coordinator
  • Cardiac Nursing
  • Cardiac Recovery
  • Nursing Assessment and Care of the Cardiac Patient
  • Nursing Assessment and Care of the Resident with CHF
  • Central Venous Therapy
  • IV Therapy
  • Interpreting Clinical Studies
  • Incontinence and Fecal Urinary Overview
  • Urinary Incontinence Assessment
  • Pulmonary Assessment
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours when they complete each section listed above. Learners must complete all sections list above (17.75 hours of continuing education) to receive the Care Coordinator Certificate.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).



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   Add to cart$150.00, worth 17.75 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Reform of Requirements for Long Term Care Facilities Certificate Program

Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities Certificate Program is now available. Healthcare Academy has designed a Certificate Program based on the Proposed Requirements that were distributed by CMS on July 15, 2015. 

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours (8.0 hours of continuing education) and Certificate when they complete all coursework.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).



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   Add to cart$150.00, worth 8.0 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Leadership Academy Certificate Program

The Healthcare Academy Leadership Academy Certificate Program is now available! This activity will enable the learner to acquire knowledge that will help them in his/her leadership role. Topics in this program include:

  • Building your Team
  • Change Management
  • Leadership Curriculum
    • Basic Problem Solving
    • Communication Basics
    • The Fundamentals of Delegation
    • The Roles and Responsibilities of Supervision
  • Managing Conflict Effectively
  • Performance Management

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours (7.5 hours of continuing education) and Certificate when they complete all coursework.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).



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   Add to cart$150.00, worth 7.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Healthcare Academy Dementia Training and Certificate Program

Healthcare Academy's comprehensive Dementia Curriculum contains 9.75 hours of education continuing education. The following courses are available under a certificate program.

  • A Comprehensive View of Alzheimer's Disease (1.0 contact hour(s), continuing education)
  • A Comprehensive View of Dementia (1.0 contact hour(s), continuing education)
  • Abuse Prevention in Persons with Dementia: The Basics (0.5 contact hour(s))
  • Alzheimer's Disease: The Facts (1.5 contact hour(s))
  • Care of the Cognitively Impaired Resident (1.0 contact hour(s), continuing education)
  • Caring for the Alzheimer's Client (1.0 contact hour(s), continuing education)
  • Challenging Behaviors: Care & Interventions for Residents Experiencing Dementia (0.5 contact hour(s))
  • Client Behaviors: Assessment and Interventions in the Resident with Dementia (1.0 contact hours(s), continuing education)
  • Nursing Care for the Resident with Advanced Alzheimer's Disease (1.0 contact hours(s), continuing education)
  • Understanding Dementia (0.75 contact hour(s))

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Licensed nurses will receive 9.75 hours of continuing education upon completion of lessons labeled Continuing Education in this curriculum.

   Add to cart$20.00, worth 9.75 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Fall and Restraint Reduction (1.0 contact hour)

The Healthcare Academy’s Fall and Restraint Reduction is now available! At the completion of this lesson, the learner will be able to identify and apply the new standards related to dining practices in the long term care environment

At the end of this lesson the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss the incidence of falls.
  • Identify patient environment risks (extrinsic risks).
  • Identify patient risks (intrinsic risks).
  • Discuss safe care of the fall risk patient.
  • List follow up measures in the care of the fall risk patient.

Learners will receive the accredited contact hours (1.0 hours of continuing education) and Certificate when they complete all coursework.

Healthcare Academy's continuing education activities are approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

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   Add to cart$50.00, worth 1.0 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Understanding QIS Curriculum

The survey department course for Nurses includes QIS General (4), Mandatory Tasks(8), Triggered Tasks(6), and Critical Element Pathways(20). All 38 courses must be completed in order to get the certificate.

   Add to cart$150.00, worth 11.25 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Peripheral Anatomy & Physiology

This lesson describes the anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system, blood vessels, the seven regions of the body and blood.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Peripheral Clinical Applications Lesson

This lesson introduces peripheral vascular disease (PVD) and describes its clinical applications, diagnostic techniques and treatment options.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

Peripheral Product Basics

This lesson gives you an overview of stenting basics, PTA balloons and guidewires. You are introduced to thrombus management and embolic protection.

   Add to cart$50.00, courses accessible for 365 days

AdvaMed Update: Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals

The purpose of this lesson is to present the new AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals. Upon completion of this lesson, learners will be able to define AdvaMed, discuss the purpose of the Code of Ethics, and more.

   Add to cart$50.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Environmental Safety (and Electrical Safety)

This lesson is appropriate for all learners in an organization. Environmental safety is defined and its purpose is explained. This lesson covers OSHA, HAZMAT, MSDS, electrical safety, severe weather and bomb threats.

   Add to cart$50.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Fire Safety

Fire Safety is appropriate for all employees in an organization. Learners will be able to list the causes of a fire and the elements of the fire triangle. Different types of fire extinguishers as well as the RACE and PASS procedures are covered. Basic recommendations of fire evacuations will be discussed.

   Add to cart$50.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

HIPAA/HITECH

This lesson provides information that everyone needs to know to protect and process PHI. The information provided in this lesson includes, the elements of PHI, protecting and accessing PHI, patient rights related to their PHI, the processes of disclosure and disposal of PHI, A list of PHI security rules for employees, Information on enforcement and the penalties for violation of the security rule.

   Add to cart$50.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

OR Protocol I - Aseptic Technique

Aseptic Technique is a lesson designed to tech learners how to conduct themselves during procedures performed under sterile conditions. Upon completion of this module, learners will be able to define surgical asepsis, identify the principles of aseptic technique and discuss five recommended practices addressing aseptic technique.

   Add to cart$25.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

OR Protocol II - Sterile Environment for RLD

A great addition to Healthcare Academy, Navigating the Sterile Environment has been designed to cover the basics of hospital operating and procedure rooms including navigating the clinical environment, identifying the important components of the sterile environment, identifying key personnel in the surgical area and proper etiquette in the surgical suite or procedure room.

   Add to cart$25.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days

Understanding Bloodborne Pathogens

This lesson lists the three most significant bloodborne pathogens that concern healthcare workers, describes how the Hepatitis B virus (HBV), Hepatitis C virus (HCV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are transmitted or spread from one person to another and lists ways that you can prevent the spread of each virus to you and those you care for.

   Add to cart$50.00, worth 0.5 contact hours, courses accessible for 365 days