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Medcom offers a complete suite of online Home Health, Hospice and Home Care courses, designed to maintain a well-trained professional staff and ensure lower hospital readmissions and improved patient outcomes. Our award-winning online courses can be your affordable education solution to satisfying state and federal mandates, meeting in-service and continuing education needs and boosting employee retention.


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Over 250 online training courses are designed specifically to help you streamline your staff education, propelling your care delivery to new levels of excellence through the use of our robust Learning Management System. Our award winning content will help your staff enhance their patient care skills and encourage their professional development.

Current course topic categories include:

Home Health Nursing

Home Health Care

Effective Communication
Homecare Management of Surgical Drains
Hospice Care: Home Versus the Long Term Care Facility
Incontinence Management and Skin Care Related to Incontinence Management in Home Health Care
Nutrition Intervention Strategies for Alzheimer's Disease
Nutrition Intervention Strategies for Pressure Injuries
Ostomy Care for the Home Health Nurse
Preventing Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTIs) in the Homecare Environment
Safe Use of Electronic Communication in Healthcare
Using the Oasis C-2 Assessment in Home Health Care
Wound Care Management for the Home Health Nurse
Wound Care Management for the Home Health Nurse: Specific Home Care and Palliative Care Issues
Wound Care Management for the Home Health Nurse: Types of Chronic Wounds and Their Evaluation

Airway Management

Airway Care: Tracheostomy Care, Tube Change, and Artificial Airway Cuff Management (1 hour CE)
Weaning and Extubation (1 hour CE)

Bioterrorism

Getting Ready for Terrorism: Preparing the Healthcare Community for Biological, Chemical, and Radiological Weapons (2 hours CE)

Cardiac Monitoring in Nursing

Basic Cardiac Monitoring: Understanding Fundamentals (4 hours CE)

Dementia

Alzheimer's Care
Communicating with Persons with Dementia
Dementia Behavior Management
Dementia Care
Family Issues with Dementia
Promoting Independence for Persons with Dementia
The Nursing Assistant: Dementia Care, Part 1 (w/Video) (0.5 hours Non-CE)
The Nursing Assistant: Dementia Care, Part 2 (w/Video) (0.5 hours Non-CE)
The Nursing Assistant: Dementia Care, Part 3 (w/Video) (0.5 hours Non-CE)

Dietary/Nutrition

Critical Control: Nutrition and Care for Renal Failure Patients
Nutrition and Pulmonary Therapy
Nutrition Screening: Identifying the Hidden Signs of Nutritional Risk

Diseases of Critical Concern

Diabetes in Clinical Practice (1 hour CE)

Gastrointestinal Nursing Care

Common Feeding Tubes
Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 1: Tube Identification
Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 2: Administering Formula and Medication
Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 3: Daily Care and Troubleshooting
Nurses' Guide to Enteral Feeding Tubes

Legal Aspects of Nursing

Advance Directives: Guidelines for Healthcare Providers (1 hour CE)
Patient Rights (2 hours CE)

Medication Administration

Preventing Medication Errors

Pain Management

Acute Pain Management: Operative or Medical Procedures and Trauma

Pediatric Nursing

Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient: Anatomy, Physiology, and Breath Sounds
Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient: Assessment and Intervention

Safety-Related Issues

Fall Prevention Part 1: Risk Assessment

Wound Care

Closed Suction Wound Drainage, Wound Irrigation, and Specimen Collection
Wound Care Part 1: Physiology
Wound Care Part 2: Assessment and Documentation
Wound Care Part 3: Types of Wounds

Home Health Aide

Home Health Aide Training

Anatomy and Physiology: The Cardiovascular System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Digestive System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Endocrine System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Integumentary System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Nervous System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Respiratory System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Sensory System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Skeletal and Muscular Systems (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Anatomy and Physiology: The Urinary System (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Bathing the Client (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Bed Making and Comfort Measures (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Bladder and Bowel Care (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Communicating with Clients (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Culture and Religion (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Dealing with an Emergency (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Documentation (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Ethics and Clients Rights (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Family, Roles, and Socialization (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Home Health Services (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Incontinence: Measuring Intake and Output (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Infection Control in the Home (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Maintaining a Clean Environment (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Measuring Vital Signs (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Medidas de seguridad (Entrenamiento de Asistencia de Salud Domiciliaria)
Principles of Observation (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Safety (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
The Role of the Home Health Aide (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Understanding Behavior (Home Health Aide In-Service Training)
Using a Computer (Home Health Aide Training)

Caregiver Training Series

Caregiver Training: Assistive Devices and Transferring Clients
Caregiver Training: Bathing and Grooming
Caregiver Training: Bladder and Bowel Care/Incontinence
Caregiver Training: Caregiver Safety
Caregiver Training: Client Roles and Socialization
Caregiver Training: Client Safety
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Dementia
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Circulatory System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Digestive System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Endocrine System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Integumentary System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Neurologic System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Respiratory System
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Disorders of the Urinary and Renal Systems
Caregiver Training: Common Diagnoses - Sensory Disorders
Caregiver Training: Communication
Caregiver Training: Cultural Competence
Caregiver Training: Documentation
Caregiver Training: Effects of Aging
Caregiver Training: End-of-Life Care
Caregiver Training: Ethics
Caregiver Training: Household Tasks and Shopping
Caregiver Training: Infection Control
Caregiver Training: Introduction and Roles of the Caregiver
Caregiver Training: Medical Emergencies
Caregiver Training: Observation
Caregiver Training: Understanding Behavior of the Client

Health Care Aide Training - Washington

Alzheimer's Disease (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147820)
Assistive Devices (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147748)
Body Mechanics (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514719)
Bowel and Bladder Management (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147824)
Communicating with Clients, Residents & Their Families (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514720)
Death and Dying (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514727)
Dementia Care Part 1: Behavior Changes and Challenges (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514724)
Dementia Care Part 2: Dementia and Physical Decline (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514725)
Dementia Care Part 3: Managing Difficult Behavior (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514726)
Diabetes (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514717)
Fall Prevention (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1619310)
How the Body Ages, Part 1: Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Musculoskeletal Systems (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514721)
How the Body Ages, Part 2: Central Nervous System, The Senses, and Emotions (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514722)
How the Body Ages, Part 3: Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary and Integumentary Systems (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1514723)
Infection Control and Universal Precautions (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147822)
Managing Behavior (HCA Continuing Education - Washington DSHS Approval Code CO158944)
Nutritional Needs (HCA Continuing Education - Washington DSHS Approval Code CO147861)
Oral Hygiene (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147747)
Positioning and Moving (HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1511020)
Resident Assessment/Care Planning (HCA Continuing Education - Washington DSHS Approval Code CO147862)
Resident Rights: Privacy (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147823)
Residents with Special Problems (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO147821)
Skin Management: Preventing Pressure Ulcers (HCA Continuing Education - Washington DSHS Approval Code CO1510005)
Transfer and Ambulation Skills (1 hour HCA Continuing Education - Washington - DSHS Approval Code CO1619266)

Hospice

Hospice

Hospice Care: Home Versus the Long Term Care Facility
Palliative Pain Management in Home Health Care
Providing Hospice Service in the Home
The Role of the Hospice Nurse on the Healthcare Team
Transitioning the Resident to Hospice Care

Regulatory/Mandatory

Mandatory Updates

Acute Pain Management in Adults
Age-specific Care
Bloodborne Pathogens Safety
Body Mechanics
Chemical Hazards in the Healthcare Environment
Confidentiality
Controlling Violence in Healthcare
Culturally Competent Care: An Overview
Developing Alternatives to Restraints and Seclusion
Developing an Effective Evacuation Plan
Disaster Preparedness
Documentation
Elder Abuse
Electrical Safety
Fire Safety
H1N1 Flu for Healthcare Workers
HIPAA: What Healthcare Workers Need to Know
Infection Control Fundamentals
Multidrug-resistant Pathogens
National Patient Safety Goals for Long Term Care 2018
Needlestick and Sharps Safety Precautions
Preparing Staff and Workplace for Future Changes Associated with Latex Allergies
Recognizing Domestic Violence
Sexual Harassment in the Medical Workplace
Standard Precautions
TB Prevention for the Healthcare Worker
Transmission-based Precautions
Atención Culturalmente Competente: Un Panorama General
Confidencialidad
Desarrollando un Plan Efectivo de Evacuación de Emergencia
Fundamentos Para el control de Infecciones
Mecanismos del Cuerpo
Medidas de seguridad en caso de fuego
Prevención de Desastres
Prevención TB para el trabajador en cuidados de la salud
Seguridad Electrica
Seguridad en Infecciones de Transmisión Sanguinea

State-Specific Mandatory Education

Acute Pain Management: Operative or Medical Procedures and Trauma - Michigan (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Acute Pain Management: Operative or Medical Procedures and Trauma - Oregon (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Advance Directives: Guidelines for Healthcare Providers - Florida (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Bioterrorism and Other Emergencies: Be Prepared, Be Safe - Nevada (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Elder Abuse - Florida (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
End-of-Life Care - Florida (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Essentials of HIV/AIDS for Healthcare Workers - Florida (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Essentials of HIV/AIDS for Healthcare Workers - Kentucky (KY CHFS Approval # 0419-1559-M) (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Essentials of HIV/AIDS for Healthcare Workers - Washington State (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Florida Nursing Practice Laws and Rules
Getting Ready for Terrorism: Preparing the Healthcare Community for Biological, Chemical, and Radiological Weapons - Nevada (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Handling and Moving Patients Safely: The Texas Safe Patient Handling Act (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Infection Control: A Training Program for Healthcare Professionals - New York (Nursing CE only)
Ohio Nurse Practice Act (State-Specific Mandatory Education (program approval #161001-R1) / Nursing CE)
Preventing Medical Errors - Florida (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Recognizing and Preventing Abusive Head Trauma - Kentucky (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Recognizing and Reporting Child and Dependent Adult Abuse in Iowa (IA Abuse Education Panel Approval #2473)
Recognizing Domestic Violence - Florida (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Recognizing Domestic Violence - Kentucky (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Recognizing the Impaired Nurse in the Workplace (Florida Regulations)
Reporting Dependent Adult Abuse in Iowa (IA Abuse Education Panel Approval #2472)
Responding to Biological, Chemical, and Radiological Agents of Terror - Nevada (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)
Sexual Harassment in California Healthcare (State-Specific Mandatory Education / Nursing CE)

Specialty Therapy CE

Occupational Therapy CE

Bloodborne Safety: Universal Precautions, Standard Precautions, and Needlestick Prevention (.15 AOTA CEUs)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Primer (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Confidentiality for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Cultural Awareness for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Energy Conservation in MS (.1 AOTA CEUs)
HIPAA: A Guide for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Integrating Health and Wellness Coaching Into Your OT Practice (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Lifting Safely to Prevent Injury for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Managing Chronic Pain Syndromes: The OT's Role (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Medical Errors: New Approaches for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Rehabilitative Driving and the OT (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Sexual Harassment in Healthcare for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)
Violence in Healthcare for Occupational Therapists (.1 AOTA CEUs)

Physical Therapy CE

Bloodborne Safety: Universal Precautions, Standard Precautions, and Needlestick Prevention (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-378594)
Essentials of HIV/AIDS for Healthcare Workers - Florida (FPTA Approved)
HIPAA: A Guide for Healthcare Workers (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-378592)
Lifting Safely to Prevent Injury (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-373734)
Management of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema (Approved by FSBPT)
Management of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-551395)
Medicating Children - Preventing Medication Errors and General Considerations (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-373735)
Rehabilitation for Ankle Sprain (Approved by FSBPT)
Rehabilitation for Ankle Sprain (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-551449)
Rehabilitation for Concussion: An Introduction for the PT (Approved by FSBPT)
Rehabilitation for Concussion: An Introduction for the PT (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-551471)
Standards for Infection Control: An Update for Healthcare Workers (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-378588)
The Physical Therapist's Role in Fighting the Obesity Epidemic (Approved by FSBPT)
The Physical Therapist's Role in Fighting the Obesity Epidemic (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-551459)
Utilizing Principles of Evidence-Based Practice to Diagnose and Manage Lumbar Instability Associated with Low Back Pain (Approved by FSBPT)
Utilizing Principles of Evidence-Based Practice to Diagnose and Manage Lumbar Instability Associated with Low Back Pain (FPTA Approval Number: CE18-551513)

Respiratory Therapy CE

Airway Care: Tracheostomy Care, Tube Change, and Artificial Airway Cuff Management (CRCE Course #: 149965000)
Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation (CRCE Course #: 146604000)
Bloodborne Safety: Universal Precautions, Standard Precautions, and Needlestick Prevention (CRCE Course #: 149964000)
HIPAA: A Guide for Healthcare Workers (CRCE Course #: 150017000)
Oxygenation Status - Physiologic Principles and Therapy (CRCE Course #: 146603000)
Recognizing and Preventing Ventilator Acquired Pneumonia (VAP) (CRCE Course #: 150018000)
Standards for Infection Control: An Update for Healthcare Workers (CRCE Course #: 149975000)
Weaning and Extubation (CRCE Course #: 149974000)

Social Worker CE

Advance Directives: Guidelines for Healthcare Providers (NASW Provider# 886575064)
Assessing Elder Abuse (NASW Provider# 886575064)
Confidentiality: HIPAA Today (NASW Provider# 886575064)
Confidentiality: Keeping it Confidential (NASW Provider# 886575064)
Confidentiality: Maintaining Confidentiality in Your Practice (NASW Provider# 886575064)
Patient Rights (NASW Provider# 886575064)
The Challenge of Healthcare Literacy (NASW Provider# 886575064)

Speech Pathologist CE

Bloodborne Safety: Universal Precautions, Standard Precautions, and Needlestick Prevention (ASHA Course# AAVT0063)
Cultural Awareness in Healthcare (ASHA Course# AAVT0064)
HIPAA: A Guide for Healthcare Workers (ASHA Course# AAVT0065)
Standards for Infection Control: An Update for Healthcare Workers (ASHA Course# AAVT0066)

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