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HCEA schedules patient education conference
The Health Care Education Association has schedule its sixth annual Health Care Education Association’s Institute on Sept. 25-27 at The George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC. The meeting is designed for health care educators involved in staff development as well as patient and community education. The program offers attendees the opportunity to be exposed to vendors with education products; colleagues’ poster displays with ways to enhance education; and to network with colleagues to learn about professional resources. Sessions are offered at novice, intermediate, and advanced levels.
Some of the topics will include:
• regulatory readiness and compliance;
• training modalities;
• web-based education;
• computerized interdisciplinary documentation;
• business issues to ensure funding;
• bioterrorism education;
• competency assessment programs;
• patient diversity;
• lay health programs.
Watch for registration information and the program agenda on patednet listserv (email@example.com) or the Health Care Education Association web site at www.hcea-info. For more information, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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