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    Just Published: Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition

    Posted by charlottes on Dec 5, 2014 1:50:44 PM

    Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is now available.

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    Topics: allied health, Health, Legal and Ethical Issues, New Edition, Author, Health Professions, navigate, George D. Pozgar, legal and ethical issues for health professionals, allied health professional, Pozgar

    5-Star Review for Nutrition for the Older Adult, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 18, 2014 11:01:37 AM

    Our recently published Nutrition for the Older Adult, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Melissa Bernstein and Nancy Munoz just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Amy Hess-Fischl, MS, RD, LDN, BC-ADM, CDE, from the University of Chicago Medical Center, it "is an up-to-date resource on all aspects of nutrition care for older adults."

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    Topics: Health, Doody's Review Service, Health Science, Melissa Bernstein, Nancy Munoz, navigate, nutrition, older adults, Review, nutrition

    Pharmaceutical Calculations Review!

    Posted by charlottes on Nov 18, 2014 9:33:44 AM

    Pharmaceutical Calculations by Payal Agarwal received an excellent review from Doody’s Review Service. According to reviewer, Neela A. Bhajandas, PharmD, is “A needed, easy-to-understand resource for pharmacy students, pharmacy technicians, and pharmacy residents, as well as pharmacists who need a refresher when doing pharmaceutical calculations in different clinical situations or involving special populations. It can also be used by students pursuing their master's or PhD in pharmaceutics. The contributing authors are well-qualified specialists in their respective fields."

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    Topics: allied health, Health, Author, navigate, New Text, Pharmacy, Payal Agarwal, Pharmaceutical sciences, Pharmaceutical Calculations, Pharmacy Students

    Navigate 2 Advantage Access: Fundamentals of the Physical Therapy Examination: Patient Interview and Tests & Measures

    Posted by charlottes on Oct 13, 2014 3:27:14 PM

    Fundamentals of the Physical Therapy Examination: Patient Interview and Tests & Measures is available.

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    Topics: allied health, Author, navigate, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, physical therapy, Stacie J. Fruth, marketing, Fundamentals of the Physical Therapy Examination

    Navigate Respiratory Care Proven Beneficial to Student Learning Success

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 7, 2014 12:26:39 PM

    Recently, the Chronicle of Higher Education asked leading education technology experts for their insights on the year ahead. Overwhelmingly, the experts agreed that thoughtfully developed online education tools will continue to attract industry-wide interest. Phill Hill, an Education Technology Expert, told the Chronicle that,

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    Topics: allied health, Midlands Technical College, navigate, Navigate Respiratory Care, Respiratory Care

    Jones & Bartlett Learning to Demo Navigate Respiratory Care at AARC Congress 2013

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 14, 2013 3:33:41 PM

    Are you heading to the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) Congress in Anaheim, CA this weekend? Visit the Jones & Bartlett Learning Booth #428 for a live demonstration of Navigate Respiratory Care, our comprehensive 10-course online curriculum that transforms students into successful respiratory therapists.

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    Topics: allied health, AARC, navigate, American Association for Respiratory Care, Respiratory Care

    Jones & Bartlett Learning to Demo History and Physical Examination Video Tutorials at PAEA 2013 Annual Education Forum

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 9, 2013 4:55:48 PM

    Are you attending the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) 2013 Annual Education Forum in Memphis, TN next week? Stop by the Jones & Bartlett Learning Booth #2 for a live demo of our new Video Tutorials on the Navigate Companion Website for History and Physical Examination: A Common Sense Approach.

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    Topics: allied health, Mark Kauffman, Physician Assistant Education Association, navigate, PAEA

    Jones & Bartlett Learning to Demo Navigate Respiratory Care at AARC Summer Forum

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 12, 2013 10:10:29 AM

    Will you be at the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) Summer Forum next week in Orlando? Stop by the Jones & Bartlett Learning booth for a live demonstration of Navigate Respiratory Care, our comprehensive 10-course online curriculum that transforms students into successful respiratory therapists.

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    Topics: AARC Summer Forum, allied health, American Association for Respiratory Care Summer F, navigate, Navigate Respiratory Care, Respiratory Care, Respiratory Care

    Don't Miss Our Navigate Respiratory Care Webinar

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 7, 2013 4:13:29 PM

    We think you're going to love Navigate Respiratory Care, our comprehensive 10-course online curriculum to transform students into successful respiratory therapists. On Tuesday, March 12, 2013, we're hosting a webinar demonstration at 3:00 p.m. EST - 4:00 p.m. EST. The webinar will help you learn how to increase engagement and learning outcomes in your respiratory care courses. Register now!

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    Topics: allied health, navigate, online respiratory care curriculum, Respiratory Care, Respiratory Care

    Respiratory Care Instructors: Views on Online Learning

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 23, 2012 5:57:38 PM

    Jones & Bartlett Learning recently surveyed 100 of our respiratory care instructors to find out their perceptions on online education. Half of the instructors surveyed said that they had used online courseware. A majority of instructors reported that their program is moving toward hybrid education while a smaller percentage said that their program is moving fully into online education.

    When asked which instructional tasks they think technology could most effectively support:

    • 92% said homework
    • 83-85% said communication and information exchange
    • 75-79% said monitoring student progress and grading and assessment
    • 58% expected that technology could support remediation activities

    The survey showed that the majority of instructors viewed 24/7 availability and the ability to upload materials continuously as the main benefits of incorporating technology into their teaching. Almost 70% believed that technology has the potential to increase student engagement. The instructors stressed the importance of student accessibility, ease of use, and online tutorials and technical support as central to effective online learning.

    To meet the needs of today’s instructors and students, Jones & Bartlett Learning has developed a full online curriculum for respiratory care with Navigate, our comprehensive and interactive online courseware solution. An easy-to-use and fully customizable online learning platform, it combines authoritative content with interactive tools, assessments, and robust reporting and grading functionality. With content built around leading course descriptions, objectives, and accreditation standards, each 3-credit course is presented in 15 lessons and consists of 30 to 40 contact hours.

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    Topics: allied health, navigate, Respiratory Care

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