|HealthStream Selected to Provide Enterprise Learning Solutions for Resurrection Health Care|
Wednesday October 11, 10:23 am ET
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM), a leading provider of learning solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that it has been selected by Chicago-based Resurrection Health Care to deliver online training through HealthStream's Internet-based learning system to their 15,000+ employees over a four-year period. The HealthStream Learning Center(TM), HealthStream's online learning platform, is expected to be rolled out during the fourth quarter of this year to Resurrection Health's eight hospitals. HealthStream's Authoring Center(TM) will also be provided, empowering Resurrection Health Care managers to author online courses.
Recognized as a premier health care system in the Chicago-area, Resurrection Health Care's launch of online learning further supports their commitment to educational excellence and professional development for their personnel. Along with the HealthStream Learning Center(TM), Resurrection Health Care also purchased an AccessPass(TM) package--which enables the distribution of additional clinical and professional courseware to their hospital facilities as they are needed over the four-year agreement.
"Our rigorous evaluation required us to choose a learning partner that has an extensive knowledge of the hospital environment, the professional training needs of our employees, and the breadth of experience to provide system-wide service. Without question, HealthStream was our first choice," commented George Chessum, senior vice president and chief information officer, Resurrection Health Care.
Resurrection Health Care has an expansive and long-standing commitment to education. The Resurrection Learning Institute offers a basic Certified Nurse Assistant Program, a variety of residency programs, a wide range of continuing education offerings, and an active community education service. In addition, the West Suburban College of Nursing and the Saint Francis School of Radiography are educational institutions within Resurrection Health Care.