Tag: healthcare

At Healthcare Educators’ Conference, “A Culture of Performance Improvement in Practice”

Culture of Performance Improvement in Practice

The new administration has introduced uncertainty into healthcare education. CME and other forms of continuing education in the health professions have been influenced by the Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”), and with expected changes to that legislation, educational practitioners naturally wonder about the effects on their field. Specifically, the ACA’s drive toward quality of care has […]

ACEHP: Demonstrating the Value of an LMS

Demonstrating the Value of an LMS

Last week, Dr. Andy Hicken attended the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions’ annual conference. This year’s conference focused on the value of continuing education for healthcare providers. The theme of workshops, discussions and presentations revolved around how continuing education leads to improvement in the work and patient care of health professionals; ultimately leading […]

My Robot Threw Up!

My Robot Threw Up

  Featuring Dr. Jon Aleckson and Ron Moen Dr. Jon Aleckson, Web Courseworks, and Ron Moen, CHEST, will come together to speak at ASAE Tech on December 14, 2016. The presentation will highlight a case study of CHEST utilizing xAPI, and will focus on how the Internet of Things has been incorporated with gamification, virtualization, […]

CME in the 21st Century – Webinar Digest

Last week, we held the last installment of our Fall Managing eLearning Thought Leaders Series: CME in the 21st Century. The webinar featured Valerie Smothers from MedBiquitous. MedBiquitous is a nonprofit organization sponsored by John’s Hopkins. They focus on innovation in education, technology healthcare, and develop technological standards for healthcare quality improvement and education. Valerie […]

The End of the PDF Certificate

PDF Certificate Goes Extinct

On November 29, Web Courseworks’ Thought Leaders webinar series will be joined by Valerie Smothers, Deputy Director at MedBiquitous. MedBiquitous is an international health organization and ANSI-accredited developer of information technology standards for healthcare education and quality improvement and a true community of practice for innovative technologists in health education. In the webinar, entitled “CME […]