Healthcare Course Catalog

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  Age Specific Competency Library 3 Age Specific Competency Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)   Purchase Lessons
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  Age Specific Competency - Adult Years
Varying age groups within the adult population will have different physical needs, priorities, life goals, and approaches to life and the future. These differences can have an impact on their needs and desires when it comes to healthcare. In this lesson you will learn key physical changes, psychosocial development, safety/wellness issues, and potential interventions related to early adulthood, middle adulthood, and older adulthood.    
  Age Specific Competency - Infant - Toddler Years
While children’s abilities, cognitive, and emotional skills at various ages differ, all children go through similar stages and patterns of growth and development. By understanding these patterns of growth and development, healthcare workers can better provide appropriate and quality care to children and adolescents. In this lesson you will learn key physical changes, psychosocial development, safety/wellness issues, and potential interventions related to preschoolers, school age children, and adolescents.    
  Age Specific Competency - School Age Years
A sick infant or toddler can create high levels of stress for parents and caregivers. Understanding the unique physical characteristics, psychosocial needs, and safety and wellness issues of infants and toddlers will help you to provide appropriate care for your young patients and their families. In this lesson you will learn the key physical changes, psychosocial development, safety/wellness issues, and possible interventions related to infants and toddlers.    
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  Breavement Library 3 Bereavement Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)   Purchase Lessons
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  Bereavement - Caring for the Family Experiencing Perinatal Loss
Hopes and dreams are part of every pregnancy, but for some, their dreams don’t come true. Each year, over half a million dreams are shattered by early pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or newborn death. In this lesson you will learn the definitions, statistics, and unique aspects of pregnancy loss, stillbirth, and newborn death; common myths and misconceptions related to perinatal loss; and a Standard of Care for perinatal loss. In addition, you will learn what bereaved parents find helpful in coping with their loss.   Purchase Lesson
  Bereavement - Communicating with the Bereaved
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to identify the key components of sensitive communication, (i.e., nonverbal and verbal), describe three common types of responses or categories of communication with the bereaved, demonstrate awareness of what to say and not say when conversing with the bereaved, and apply cultural sensitivity into communication with the bereaved.   Purchase Lesson
  Bereavement - Theoretical Framework of Grief
This course covers the definitions of grief, mourning, and bereavement as well as myths associated with grief. Students will learn to identify the phases of bereavement and dimensions of grief, develop self-awareness regarding their values and beliefs about death, and will learn to identify risk factors for complicated grief. Finally, students will learn about the cardinal rules of grief support.   Purchase Lesson
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  HIPAA General Library 4 HIPAA General Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)   Purchase Lessons
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  HIPAA - Basic Health Information Security Training : Security
This course introduces you to the standards for electronic health information security under the; Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). It covers:

1. Why the federal government wants to protect the security of electronic health information.
2. The approach to health information security taken by the proposed standards.
3. Physical safeguards.
4. Technical security.
5. Administrative procedures.
6. Implementing the standards.

   
  HIPAA - Basic Privacy of Health Information Training I: Confidentiality : Privacy1
This is the first of two courses on the privacy regulations under the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). It covers:

1. Who is covered by HIPAA
2. What information is protected
3. The general rules on use and disclosure of protected health Information

The second part of the course covers:

1. Special rules on use and disclosure of health information
2. Complex organizations under HIPAA
3. Individuals' rights to health information.
4. Privacy administration and implementation.

   
  HIPAA - Basic Privacy of Health Information Training II: Patient Rights : Privacy2
This is the second of two courses on the privacy regulations under the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). The first course covered:

1. Who is covered by HIPAA
2. What information is protected
3. The general rules on use and disclosure of protected health Information

This part of the course covers:

1. Special rules on use and disclosure of health information
2. Complex organizations under HIPAA
3. Individuals' rights to health information
4. Privacy administration and implementation.

   
  HIPAA - The Basics of Health Care Privacy, Data Security and HIPAA
This course provides an overview of the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). You will learn about:

1. The need for administrative simplification.
2. The standards for electronic transactions.
3. Health information privacy and security.
4. Individual rights over health information.

   
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  HIPAA General Library 10 HIPAA General Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)   Purchase Lessons
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  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Ancillary Staff : Anciallary Staff
This course informs ancillary service providers about the use and disclosure of health information. It is intended for personnel who provide clinical testing, diagnostic imaging and similar ancillary services. Hospital-based physicians who provide these services and who have practices outside the hospital should also take the general course for Members of the hospital medical staff. This course covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Uses and disclosures of protected health information.
4. Safeguarding health information.
5. Reporting problems and violations.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Clinical Support Staff : Clinical Support
This course informs clinical support personnel about the use and disclosure of health information. It is focused on the needs of staff who are not direct care providers, but who have access to health information to support clinical functions for quality assurance, utilization review, peer review and similar activities. The course covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Safeguarding health information.
4. Using Health Information.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Contracting Staff : Contracting Staff
This course informs contracting personnel about the use and disclosure of health information. The course covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Safeguarding health information.
4. Using health information.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Human Resources Staff : HR Staff
This course informs human resources personnel about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Safeguarding health information.
4. Using health information.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Medical Record Staff : Medical Records
This course informs medical records personnel about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. What information is protected?
2. Permitted uses and disclosures of protected health information.
3. Individuals' rights concerning their health information.
4. Safeguarding health information.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Patient Accounting Staff : Patient Accounting
This course informs patient accounting personnel about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Safeguarding health information.
4. Using health information.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Registration and Admitting Staff : Registration
This course informs registration and admitting personnel about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Safeguarding health information.
4. The patient registration process.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for the Hospital Medical Staff : Med Staff
This course informs medical staff members about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected Health Information.
3. Uses and disclosures of protected health information.
4. Safeguarding health information.
5. Reporting problems and violations.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for the Patient-Care Workforce : Clinical Staff
This course informs members of the clinical workforce about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Uses and disclosures of protected health information.
4. Safeguarding health information.
5. Reporting problems and violations.

   
  HIPAA - Privacy and Security Training for Volunteer Staff : Volunteer Staff
This course informs hospital volunteers about the use and disclosure of health information. It covers:

1. Privacy administration.
2. Protected health information.
3. Safeguarding health information.
4. The patient registration process.

   
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  HIPAA for Covered Entities

2 HIPAA for Covered Entities Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)

These courses provide the foundation for understanding the privacy and security regulations. They are the perfect courses for healthcare provider who needs to provide HIPAA training to their staffs. These include physician groups, practices, hospitals, ASC's, any other covered entities whose employees have access to protected health information and need to learn how to comply with the HIPAA Privacy & Security regulations.

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  HIPAA Privacy and Confidentiality for Covered Entities
The course learning objectives are to:

• Provide a broad overview of the regulation of healthcare privacy and data security Outline HIPAA's standards for electronic health care transactions and data code sets
• Describe the HIPAA privacy regulation and the obligation of covered entities to adopt institution-specific privacy policies and procedures
• List the requirements of the HIPAA security rule and suggest standard health care security measures
• Special rules on use and disclosure of health information
• Individuals' rights to health information

   
  HIPAA Security of Electronic Protected Health Information for Covered Entities
This course introduces you to the standards for electronic health information security under the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). It covers:

• Why the federal government wants to protect the security of electronic health information.
• The approach to health information security taken by the proposed standards.
• Physical safeguards.
• Technical security.
• Administrative procedures.
• Implementing the standards.

   
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  HIPAA for Business Associates

2 HIPAA for Business Associates Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)

These courses provide the foundation for understanding the privacy and security regulations for Business Associates who are now covered by the HIPAA privacy and security rules. Each learner is licensed for both courses for one low fee. They are the perfect courses for business associates who need to provide HIPAA training to their staffs. These include billing companies, consulting companies, labs, or any other employer that has a business associate agreement with a covered entity.

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  HIPAA Privacy and Confidentiality for Business Associates
The course learning objectives are to:

• Provide a broad overview of the regulation of healthcare privacy and data security
• Describe Business Associate's requirements under the HITECH Act of the ARRA
• Outline HIPAA's standards for electronic health care transactions and data code sets
• Describe the HIPAA privacy regulation and the obligation of covered entities to adopt institution-specific privacy policies and procedures

   
  HIPAA Security of Electronic Protected Health Information for Business Associates
This course introduces you to the standards for electronic health information security under the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). It covers:

• Why the federal government wants to protect the security of electronic health information.
• Good security practices
• Physical safeguards.
• Technical security.
• Administrative procedures.

   
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  The Joint Commission (Medical) Library 16 Joint Comission Lessons (See the lesson titles and descriptions below)    
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  Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation This lesson covers the definitions, signs, and symptoms of abuse, neglect, and exploitation, the behaviors and characteristics of the abused and of an abuser, and ways to protect patients and understand the obligation to report suspected abuse.   Purchase Lesson
  AIDS in the Workplace HIV and AIDS present serious risks for medical personnel. In this lesson you will learn the facts and myths about HIV, ways to manage the risk of infection, fair employment practices related to HIV-infected employees, and how to appropriately interact with patients and coworkers with HIV and AIDS.   Purchase Lesson
  Back Care / Ergonomics Back injuries, often from poor lifting techniques, are the most common type of occupational injury. In this lesson you will learn about muscle injury caused by repetitive stress, ways to minimize accidents and injuries (this sounds strange to me), and tips on how to arrange your work station to avoid ergonomic injuries.   Purchase Lesson
  BBP for Healthcare Supervisors Due to the nature of the work, healthcare industry workplaces have a high percentage of personnel who are considered "at risk" for exposure to bloodborne pathogens. Injuries with needles or other sharp devices are the most frequent cause of bloodborne infections in healthcare settings. . In this lesson, you will learn how to prevent and manage bloodborne pathogen exposure risks for healthcare personnel in your facility.   Purchase Lesson
  BBP for Healthcare Workers Healthcare workers are at high risk for exposure to bloodborne pathogens. This lesson covers the OSHA requirements for minimizing your exposure to bloodborne pathogens through the use of Standard Precautions such as protective clothing and equipment, the appropriate handling of sharps, and the disposal of potentially infectious waste.   Purchase Lesson
  Electrical Safety Electrical accidents can involve enough current to shock or even kill you. This lesson provides a basic understanding of electricity, how to identify electrical hazards in the workplace, safe work practices, safety tips to reduce your potential for electric shock, and how to respond to an emergency situation involving electricity.   Purchase Lesson
  Fire Safety / Patient Evacuation Fire in a healthcare facility places the lives of staff and patients in great danger. This lesson covers the precautions to take to prevent fires, how to protect yourself, other staff, and patients from fire and smoke, how to respond in a fire emergency, and how to use a portable fire extinguisher.   Purchase Lesson
  Hazard Communication Most chemicals used in healthcare facilities have some hazard potential. In this lesson you will learn the procedures for using chemicals safely, where to get the information you need, how to recognize and prevent exposure, and how to respond to a chemical accident.   Purchase Lesson
  Latex Allergy Many healthcare workers are at high risk for developing latex allergies because of their frequent use of latex gloves. This lesson explains the dangers posed by latex, the signs and symptoms of possible latex allergy, ways to manage the risk of exposure, and how to respond to a severe reaction to latex.   Purchase Lesson
  Lifting and Transferring Patients Healthcare workers face a high risk of occupational injuries due to frequent lifting and transferring of patients. By using correct methods for lifting and transferring patients, healthcare workers can ensure safety for themselves and for their patients. In this lesson you will learn about the risks involved in lifting and transferring patients, how to plan the movement of patients, and proper techniques for executing common lifts and transfers.   Purchase Lesson
  Patient Rights Patients in medical facilities have rights that are protected by state and federal laws. This lesson explains key elements of patient rights and prepares healthcare workers to meet accreditation standards set forth by the Joint Commission.   Purchase Lesson
  Personal Protective Equipment Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is not a luxury, nor an optional convenience.
PPE provides a barrier against physical, chemical, radiological, and biological hazards for healthcare staff. This lesson covers the types of PPE used in the healthcare industry, its requirements and limitations, and how to properly maintain and dispose of contaminated PPE.
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  Restraint and Seclusion This lesson describes the legal requirements for the use of restraints and seclusion and defines these terms. It covers the different types of restraints and standards for their use, including patients’ rights, orders, application of restraints, monitoring, and documentation. The lesson also covers the safe use of restraints as well as alternatives to using restraints and seclusion.   Purchase Lesson
  Security and Workplace Violence More assaults occur in the healthcare and social service industries than in any other!
In this lesson, you will learn why the healthcare environment is prone to workplace violence, how to recognize violent behavior, and the steps you can take to prevent it. You will also learn how to appropriately handle a violent event, and what to do after an incident takes place.
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  Sexual Harassment Sexual harassment can result in loss of productivity, disruptive work environments, and loss of good employees and managers. In this lesson you will learn the behaviors that might be considered sexual harassment, the proper actions to take if an employee experiences or witnesses sexual harassment, actions an employer can take to prevent sexual harassment, and the actions an employer should take if sexual harassment is reported.   Purchase Lesson
  TB Protection for Healthcare Workers Every effort should be made to protect healthcare workers against the hazards of tuberculosis, TB, infection. This lesson provides awareness training for controlling the spread of TB in healthcare settings.   Purchase Lesson



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