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This course illustrates how the the Behavioral Interventions to Advance Self-Sufficiency (BIAS) project is the first major opportunity to use a behavioral economics lens to look at programs that serve poor...
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This course illustrates how the the Behavioral Interventions to Advance Self-Sufficiency (BIAS) project is the first major opportunity to use a behavioral economics lens to look at programs that serve poor and vulnerable people in the United States. Behavioral economics combines insights from psychology and economics.The BIAS project aims to use tools from behavioral economics toimprove the well-being of individuals and families served by programs that the ACF (Administration for Children and Families) supports. This course describes the application of behavioral economics in the early stages of the BIAS project and provides an overview of the field presents an approach to applying behavioral economics to human services programs and shares insights from three case studies in the BIAS project.
This course illustrates how the the Behavioral Interventions to Advance Self-Sufficiency (BIAS) project is the first major opportunity to use a behavioral economics lens to look at programs that serve poor and vulnerable people in the United States. Behavioral economics combines insights from psychology and economics.The BIAS project aims to use tools from behavioral economics toimprove the well-being of individuals and families served by programs that the ACF (Administration for Children and Families) supports. This course describes the application of behavioral economics in the early stages of the BIAS project and provides an overview of the field presents an approach to applying behavioral economics to human services programs and shares insights from three case studies in the BIAS project.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
Biology of Aging describes some of the National Institute of Aging's exciting findings about the basic biology of aging and points to directions for future investigation
Biology of Aging describes some of the National Institute of Aging's exciting findings about the basic biology of aging and points to directions for future investigation
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This short course focuses on the psychological condition called borderline personality disorder. It covers symptoms other illnesses that may accompany borderline personality disorder risk factors diagnosis...
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This short course focuses on the psychological condition called borderline personality disorder. It covers symptoms other illnesses that may accompany borderline personality disorder risk factors diagnosis and treatments.
This short course focuses on the psychological condition called borderline personality disorder. It covers symptoms other illnesses that may accompany borderline personality disorder risk factors diagnosis and treatments.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This CE course presents the signs and symptoms of borderline personality disorder with or without a co-occurring substance use disorder alerts professionals to the importance of monitoring clients with...
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This CE course presents the signs and symptoms of borderline personality disorder with or without a co-occurring substance use disorder alerts professionals to the importance of monitoring clients with borderline personality disorder for self-harm and suicidal behavior and encourages professionals to refer such clients for appropriate treatment.
This CE course presents the signs and symptoms of borderline personality disorder with or without a co-occurring substance use disorder alerts professionals to the importance of monitoring clients with borderline personality disorder for self-harm and suicidal behavior and encourages professionals to refer such clients for appropriate treatment.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
Borderline personality disorder is characterized by difficulties in regulating emotions. This inability to regulate emotions can lead to impulsivity, outbursts, conflict in relationships, and even psychotic...
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Borderline personality disorder is characterized by difficulties in regulating emotions. This inability to regulate emotions can lead to impulsivity, outbursts, conflict in relationships, and even psychotic behaviors. Borderline personality disorder also often co-occurs with other mental disorders, increasing the treatment complexity. This course will discuss symptoms, diagnosis, and current treatment methods for borderline personality disorder. Case studies will illustrate important distinctions for borderline personality disorder in each of these areas.
Borderline personality disorder is characterized by difficulties in regulating emotions. This inability to regulate emotions can lead to impulsivity, outbursts, conflict in relationships, and even psychotic behaviors. Borderline personality disorder also often co-occurs with other mental disorders, increasing the treatment complexity. This course will discuss symptoms, diagnosis, and current treatment methods for borderline personality disorder. Case studies will illustrate important distinctions for borderline personality disorder in each of these areas.
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Produced by: Ed4Online
In this course, Dr. Michael Merzenich discusses the area of brain plasticity. As a pioneer in the field, Dr. Merzenich provides a clear overview of how researchers have developed a more complete understanding...
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In this course, Dr. Michael Merzenich discusses the area of brain plasticity. As a pioneer in the field, Dr. Merzenich provides a clear overview of how researchers have developed a more complete understanding of brain plasticity over time and how to apply research findings to daily life. This course will discuss the background of brain plasticity, how to build plasticity into our daily lives, and the direction research is taking to understand chronic physical and mental illnesses.
In this course, Dr. Michael Merzenich discusses the area of brain plasticity. As a pioneer in the field, Dr. Merzenich provides a clear overview of how researchers have developed a more complete understanding of brain plasticity over time and how to apply research findings to daily life. This course will discuss the background of brain plasticity, how to build plasticity into our daily lives, and the direction research is taking to understand chronic physical and mental illnesses.
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Produced by: Ed4Online
This intermediate level continuing education course describes how supporting mothers and babies who are breastfeeding will increase the public health impact of everyone's efforts reduce inequities in the...
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This intermediate level continuing education course describes how supporting mothers and babies who are breastfeeding will increase the public health impact of everyone's efforts reduce inequities in the quality of health care that mothers and babies receive and improve the support that families receive in employment and community settings. Topics include health risks of formula feeding global benefits of breastfeeding lactation problems working and the breastfeeding mother and the role of the W.I.C. program and lactation consultant in breastfeeding promotion.
This intermediate level continuing education course describes how supporting mothers and babies who are breastfeeding will increase the public health impact of everyone's efforts reduce inequities in the quality of health care that mothers and babies receive and improve the support that families receive in employment and community settings. Topics include health risks of formula feeding global benefits of breastfeeding lactation problems working and the breastfeeding mother and the role of the W.I.C. program and lactation consultant in breastfeeding promotion.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This CE course explains the theoretical basis and evidence for the effectiveness of brief interventions and to assist primary health care workers in conducting a simple brief intervention for clients whose...
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This CE course explains the theoretical basis and evidence for the effectiveness of brief interventions and to assist primary health care workers in conducting a simple brief intervention for clients whose substance use is putting them at risk. Topics described in this course include: the rationale for brief intervention in primary care; a model of behavior change; the components of brief interventions that work; examples of ASSIST-linked brief interventions; and principles of motivational interviewing and essential skills. Additional information include how to: link the ASSIST screening procedure with a brief intervention; give feedback to clients; conduct brief intervention for people at moderate risk; help clients who inject drugs; address multiple substance use; and give longer or recurrent intervention
This CE course explains the theoretical basis and evidence for the effectiveness of brief interventions and to assist primary health care workers in conducting a simple brief intervention for clients whose substance use is putting them at risk. Topics described in this course include: the rationale for brief intervention in primary care; a model of behavior change; the components of brief interventions that work; examples of ASSIST-linked brief interventions; and principles of motivational interviewing and essential skills. Additional information include how to: link the ASSIST screening procedure with a brief intervention; give feedback to clients; conduct brief intervention for people at moderate risk; help clients who inject drugs; address multiple substance use; and give longer or recurrent intervention
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This course was developed as aBrief Psychiatric Rating Scale Training overview. The course briefly looks at the background of the BPRS along with the items that are rated and the scoring and guidelines for...
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This course was developed as aBrief Psychiatric Rating Scale Training overview. The course briefly looks at the background of the BPRS along with the items that are rated and the scoring and guidelines for each category.
This course was developed as aBrief Psychiatric Rating Scale Training overview. The course briefly looks at the background of the BPRS along with the items that are rated and the scoring and guidelines for each category.
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Produced by: Quantum Units Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the...
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course.This course focuses on understanding the family experience and providing support and resources to these families.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course.This course focuses on understanding the family experience and providing support and resources to these families.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the...
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course.This course teaches an understanding of the way a person with Alzheimer's perceives the world through their senses and how the caregiver can keep their living environment from being too overwhelming or stressful. Learn how consistency with daily activities and a homey atmosphere can bring a sense of calm and safety to the residents' environment.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course.This course teaches an understanding of the way a person with Alzheimer's perceives the world through their senses and how the caregiver can keep their living environment from being too overwhelming or stressful. Learn how consistency with daily activities and a homey atmosphere can bring a sense of calm and safety to the residents' environment.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. Making new friends, learning skills, and being involved in social activities are important parts of life for individuals with Alzheimer's. Learn the benefits of involving your clients in activities that encourage them to be social and energetic as well as mentally and physically stimulated.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. Making new friends, learning skills, and being involved in social activities are important parts of life for individuals with Alzheimer's. Learn the benefits of involving your clients in activities that encourage them to be social and energetic as well as mentally and physically stimulated.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course teaches how improving communication can help with clients who have challenging behaviors, and takes you through the steps of managing challenging behavior while respecting the rights, safety, and dignity of your residents.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course teaches how improving communication can help with clients who have challenging behaviors, and takes you through the steps of managing challenging behavior while respecting the rights, safety, and dignity of your residents.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. Care planning is the next step that flows from the complete assessment or appraisal. There are special considerations in care planning for people with dementia and this course outlines how to make a good care plan as well as proper documentation.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. Care planning is the next step that flows from the complete assessment or appraisal. There are special considerations in care planning for people with dementia and this course outlines how to make a good care plan as well as proper documentation.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course covers the topic of ethics, which is the art of knowing the right thing to do, even in confusing circumstances. Ethics and personal right are an important part of a caregiver's day to day job. This course will help you better manage those gray areas when it's hard to know the right thing to do.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course covers the topic of ethics, which is the art of knowing the right thing to do, even in confusing circumstances. Ethics and personal right are an important part of a caregiver's day to day job. This course will help you better manage those gray areas when it's hard to know the right thing to do.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the aging process and its effect on body systems. Information about each body system is presented, including the parts, function, aging changes, and common diseases and conditions related to the system. This course engages the learner in an exploration of the body and care considerations relevant to the aging adult.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the aging process and its effect on body systems. Information about each body system is presented, including the parts, function, aging changes, and common diseases and conditions related to the system. This course engages the learner in an exploration of the body and care considerations relevant to the aging adult.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course teaches the basic principles of infection prevention and control for yourself and your clients.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course teaches the basic principles of infection prevention and control for yourself and your clients.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course will teach you how to create a safe, comforting environment, and how to keep it free from hazards.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course will teach you how to create a safe, comforting environment, and how to keep it free from hazards.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course covers personal care. Learn to capably assist a client with tasks like bathing, dressing and grooming, as well as oral care, foot care and even how to give a client a gentle massage.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course covers personal care. Learn to capably assist a client with tasks like bathing, dressing and grooming, as well as oral care, foot care and even how to give a client a gentle massage.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course will teach you how to support clients efficiently and appropriately in shopping, doing laundry, cleaning of the home, preparing meals, and other instrumental activities of daily living.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course will teach you how to support clients efficiently and appropriately in shopping, doing laundry, cleaning of the home, preparing meals, and other instrumental activities of daily living.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course teaches how to understand advance directives, perform tasks for the dying person, covers stages of grief, and how to say goodbye.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. This course teaches how to understand advance directives, perform tasks for the dying person, covers stages of grief, and how to say goodbye.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with information on cultural diversity and cultural awareness related to the older adult. Key terminology, the characteristics of culture, and cultural descriptors are presented. The course engages the learner in comparing cultural similarities and differences, and how these may impact the approach to care.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with information on cultural diversity and cultural awareness related to the older adult. Key terminology, the characteristics of culture, and cultural descriptors are presented. The course engages the learner in comparing cultural similarities and differences, and how these may impact the approach to care.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
The purpose of the course is to familiarize the learner with the LGBTQ community and to provide guidelines for providing culturally sensitive care. Key terminology is presented. The course helps the learner...
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The purpose of the course is to familiarize the learner with the LGBTQ community and to provide guidelines for providing culturally sensitive care. Key terminology is presented. The course helps the learner to identify ways that ensure the provision of culturally competent and informed care, including staff training. This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course.
The purpose of the course is to familiarize the learner with the LGBTQ community and to provide guidelines for providing culturally sensitive care. Key terminology is presented. The course helps the learner to identify ways that ensure the provision of culturally competent and informed care, including staff training. This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course....
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This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. In this Course, we will explore Death with Dignity laws. In considering the subject of Death with Dignity, the learner should have an understanding of in which states medical aid-in-dying is legal, the legal requirements, the process a person must follow to take advantage of Death with Dignity laws, and the alternatives to medical aid-in-dying.
This version of the course is designed to only award applicable California (CA) credit. Each course comes with the required Verification Form each CNA must fill out after successfully completing the course. In this Course, we will explore Death with Dignity laws. In considering the subject of Death with Dignity, the learner should have an understanding of in which states medical aid-in-dying is legal, the legal requirements, the process a person must follow to take advantage of Death with Dignity laws, and the alternatives to medical aid-in-dying.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, and provide guidelines for the care of persons living with these diseases. This course engages...
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The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, and provide guidelines for the care of persons living with these diseases. This course engages learners in learning about Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, the characteristics of Alzheimer’s disease, and approach and communication strategies for working with someone living with dementia. The role of family in quality and continuity of care is emphasized. Information about maintaining a supportive and appropriate environment is presented. The course concludes with an exploration of ethical issues related to the care of those who are living with dementia.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, and provide guidelines for the care of persons living with these diseases. This course engages learners in learning about Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, the characteristics of Alzheimer’s disease, and approach and communication strategies for working with someone living with dementia. The role of family in quality and continuity of care is emphasized. Information about maintaining a supportive and appropriate environment is presented. The course concludes with an exploration of ethical issues related to the care of those who are living with dementia.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education