Farewell from CHAMP (and Deb Bertrand) to the Heroes of Home Care
In case you missed the news – due to resource constraints, some CHAMP products will become unavailable next week. We will no longer be able to support CHAMP’s online courses, add new postings to the Community Blog, or distribute the CHAMPNews e-newsletter.
In her final edition of Wednesday Wisdom, CHAMP Facilitator Deb Bertrand shares her thoughts about CHAMP’s successes, and the home care clinicians who made CHAMP possible:
Home care clinicians are among the realm of the unsung heroes in our society. I’ve always said that there’s nothing ‘sexy’ about being a home care nurse. We don’t have crash carts or work in hospitals, which are often the settings for prime time TV shows. Home care nurses and therapists go through their day in solitude, knocking on doors and walking into apartments, shelters, homes that are as neat as a pin and homes that house hoarders. Patients have asked me if I’m a home care nurse because I “flunked out of the hospital.” My response is always… Click here to read all of Deb’s blog post.
PLEASE NOTE: All CHAMP courses will be taken offline at 5pm (EDT) Friday May 31, 2013. This gives you just over five weeks from today to complete any coursework, and print your CE certificate.