Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing: eLearning Centre

The content of this blog has been reposted with permission from Laurie Blanchard at InfoLTC blog, at http://infoltc.blogspot.com/. Ms. Blanchard is the librarian at the Misericordia Health Centre Library, University of Manitoba Health Sciences Libraries in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Prior to working at the Misericordia Health Centre, Laurie worked at the J.W. Crane Memorial Library, Deer Lodge Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba for 20 years.  She authors the InfoLTC blog for which she won a Manitoba Library Association's Innovation Award and the People’s Choice Award for Best Poster at the CHLA/ABSC 2009 Conference in Winnipeg. Ms. Blanchard is a former editor of the Bibliotheca Medica Canadiana (now the Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA) , and currently serves on the board of the CHLA. Ms. Blanchard's views are solely her own and do not necessarily represent the views of Clinical Geriatrics or of HMP Communications, LLC.

The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing e-Learning Center is a continuing education portal to courses, tools, and other resources.

HIGN’s objectives for the e-Learning center are:

▪       To help improve care of older adults in clinical settings;

▪       Provide tools and resources for faculty to integrate content on care of older adults into their   curriculum;

▪       House resources for nurses interested in taking the gerontological certification exam;

▪       And much more!