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    Jones & Bartlett Learning Author Featured in ASHA Article on PhD Programs in Communication Sciences

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 6, 2017 12:44:32 PM

    Ronald B. Gillam, co-author of Communication Sciences and Disorders: From Science to Clinical Practice, Third Edition, recently published an article for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) entitled "ASHA Report: PhD Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Innovative Models and Practices of PhD Education." In the featured piece, Gillam discusses a report from the Academic Affairs Board (AAB) of ASHA following interviews in fall 2016 from "73 of the 76 directors of PhD programs in communication sciences and disorders (CSD) in the United States."

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    Topics: Health, Health Professions

    Review: Professional Skills for the Pharmacy Technician is "the most valuable reference and educational tool available for pharmacy technicians"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 11, 2016 12:41:07 PM

    The recently published Professional Skills for the Pharmacy Technician by Stephanie C. Peshek just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service. Jennifer L. Colon, PharmD, MS, MBA, from Temple University School of Pharmacy, writing for Doody's Review Service, calls it,

    “…the most valuable reference and educational tool available for pharmacy technicians. [It] stands out [because it acknowledges] advancing technology and…the need to integrate pharmacy technicians as valued members of the healthcare team.”

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    Topics: Health, Doody's Review Service, Health Professions, Pharmacy Technician, Review, Stephanie C. Peshek

    Introduction to Human Disease, Sixth Edition Receives 5-Star Review

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 8, 2016 3:18:17 PM

    Wonderful news-- Introduction to Human Disease: Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Sixth Edition by Agnes G. Loeffler and Michael N. Hart just received five stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service.

    Steven K Hamick, AAS, BIS, from William Beaumont Hospitals, writing for Doody's Review Service, says that,

    "The authors have done a masterful job of updating this book and it remains highly recommended for all nursing and allied health programs."

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    Topics: Health, Agnes G. Loeffler, Doody's Review Service, Health Professions, Human Disease, Michael N. Hart, Review

    Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice, Third Edition Earns Five Stars

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 18, 2015 11:00:56 AM

    Outstanding news to share-- Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice, Third Edition by Dean R. Hess, Neil R. MacIntyre, William F. Galvin, and Shelley C. Mishoe just received 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service. According to Steven K. Hamick, AAS, BIS, from William Beaumont Hospitals, writing for Doody's Review Service,

    “This is an outstanding book that continues to be a standard in respiratory care. [It is] intended primarily for respiratory therapy students, [but] it will [also] prove a useful and insightful reference for clinicians.”

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    Topics: Health, William F. Galvin, Dean R. Hess, Doody's Review Service, Health Professions, Navigate 2, Neil R. MacIntyre, Respiratory Care, Review, Shelley C. Mishoe

    5-Star Review for Respiratory Care: Patient Assessment and Care Plan Development

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 13, 2015 4:49:46 PM

    Terrific news to share-- Respiratory Care: Patient Assessment and Care Plan Development Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by David C. Shelledy, PhD, RRT, RPFT, FAARC, FASAHP, and Jay I. Peters, MD, just received 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service.

    According to Steven K Hamick, AAS, BIS, William Beaumont Hospitals, writing for Doody’s Review Service,

    "This is an outstanding book [that] is well written and easy to read. It should be required for all respiratory therapy programs and available in all departments of respiratory care."

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    Topics: Health, David C. Shelledy, Doody's Review Service, Health Professions, Jay I. Peters, Respiratory Care, Review

    ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Brings Awareness to a Little Understood Disease

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 22, 2014 3:44:25 PM
    The Jones & Bartlett Learning marketing team taking part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
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    Topics: ALS, Ice Bucket Challenge, Lou Gehrig’s Disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Health Professions, Higher Education, Lee Guion, Respiratory Management of ALS

    Discover Navigate 2: Eight Demo Courses Available

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 10, 2014 11:48:41 AM

    Navigate 2 is arriving-- and now you can try it! We've just released eight demo courses in a variety of areas, including:

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    Topics: Computer Science, Health Professions, Health Science, Higher Education, Navigate, Navigate 2, nursing, Online Learning, Public Health, Science, Webinar

    New Report Stresses the Importance of Interprofessional Health Care Teams

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 4, 2014 11:23:43 AM

    As the Affordable Care Act continues to add millions of Americans to the health care system, providers are struggling to balance the increased demand for quality health care with shortages of nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals. As a result, many organizations are beginning to adopt a team-based approach to care. In a recent blog post from the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education, Barbara Brandt writes that,

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    Topics: Donna Weiss, Marlene J. Morgan, Brookings Institute, Felice Tilin, Health Professions, interprofessional health care, National Center for Interprofessional Practice and, nursing

    Navigate Respiratory Care Proven Beneficial to Student Learning Success

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 7, 2014 12:35:23 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: Health Professions, Midlands Technical College, Navigate, Navigate Respiratory Care, Online Learning

    Don’t Miss Our Navigate Respiratory Care Demo at AARC Congress 2013

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Nov 14, 2013 3:49:43 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: American Association for Respiratory Care Congress, AARC, Health Professions, Navigate

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