This partnership will make receiving that education easier for the staff in our facilities.
Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) August 4, 2009
Statewide Insurance Services, Inc. (SIS), a subsidiary of the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities (KAHCF), has chosen Silverchair Learning Systems as the preferred online training provider for KAHCF, bringing its members effective training solutions that will help improve operations and reduce costs.
"We are pleased that Statewide Insurance Services, Inc., and Silverchair Learning Systems have joined forces to provide KAHCF members this excellent opportunity for employees to receive up-to-date training in their facilities," said Ruby Jo Lubarsky, President of SIS/KAHCF. "This is part of our mission to provide high-quality care for our residents with a highly trained staff."
This SIS-sponsored program will give KAHCF members access to a highly effective and affordable turn-key learning program that delivers, tracks and reports on educational programs for their entire organization. Silverchair's training program provides a complete curriculum of in-service and regulatory courses required by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), as well as important resident care topics that specifically address the needs of senior care providers and their employees. The program can also be customized to include material specific to an organization.
"We are pleased to partner with Statewide Insurance Services, Inc.," said Mike Mutka, President and COO of Silverchair Learning Systems. "KAHCF constantly works toward providing excellent senior care in the state of Kentucky, and we look forward to helping them further their goals."
"KAHCF has an outstanding reputation throughout the state and country of providing high-quality training to ensure our workforce has the knowledge and tools available to provide the high standard of care our residents and their families expect and deserve," said Greg Wells, Chair of the KAHCF board. "This partnership will make receiving that education easier for the staff in our facilities."
SIS has negotiated very favorable pricing with Silverchair, making the learning management and online training system available to KAHCF members at a substantial discount.
Established in 1954, the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities (KAHCF) is the trade association that represents propriety and nonproprietary nursing facilities and personal care homes across the Commonwealth. One of the state affiliates of the American Health Care Association, KAHCF provides a wide variety of services to member facilities including legislative and regulatory activities, professional development, statewide recognition programs, publications, media relations, research and advocacy relations. http://www.kahcf.org
About Silverchair Learning Systems
Silverchair Learning Systems works with senior care leaders who want to improve the training process in their organizations. Silverchair offers a user-friendly online training solution that improves compliance and eliminates record keeping headaches, while saving time and money. We make online training successful with easy set-up, ease of use, simple tracking, and educationally-rich yet fun courses. Using this system provides peace of mind and confidence. http://www.silverchairlearning.com