Wolters Kluwer Health Expands Lippincott’s Professional Development Programs’ Offering for Hospitals and Healthcare Facili

Top Healthcare Information Provider Adds Infection Control and Critical Care Development Programs to Help Nurses Increase Competency and Improve Patient Outcomes

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading international healthcare solutions provider and publisher, today announced the addition of two new programs, Infection Control and Critical Care, to its Lippincott’s Professional Development Programs product suite. Lippincott’s Professional Development Programs are evidence-based, interactive e-learning tools that are designed to help nurses deliver exceptional patient care and are hosted on Lippincott’s Online Learning Center, a web-based platform. The two new programs are available now and join the 19 existing educational and training programs currently available to help clinical nurses improve nurse competency and meet compliance standards.

"Both the Critical Care and Infection Control programs provide courseware essential to ensuring ongoing quality care and positive patient outcomes," said Judy McCann, MSN, RN and Chief Nurse for Nursing Practice at Wolters Kluwer Health, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. "Customers can also expect regular content updates and quick responses to their content questions from our in-house nurse experts."

Lippincott’s Professional Development Programs provide hospitals and other healthcare facilities with comprehensive management tools and educational programs for nurses. The programs are designed to optimize nursing performance, increase clinical knowledge, ensure staff competence, and improve patient outcomes. Each program contains a series of e-courses, case studies, competency evaluations, and/or tutorials delivered in an interactive format.

Both Lippincott’s Professional Development Programs and Lippincott’s Online Learning Center are part of Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions, a point-of-care nursing workflow product suite. For more information or to request a free trial of Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions products, contact Lippincott Williams & Wilkins at 1-800-326-1685 or visit www.lwwnursingsolutions.com.

About Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisher for healthcare professionals and students with nearly 300 periodicals and 1,500 books in more than 100 disciplines publishing under the LWW brand, as well as content-based sites and online corporate and customer services.

LWW is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with 2010 annual revenues of €3.6 billion ($4.7 billion).


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