At the frontlines of care, knowledge is power – and can save lives

As COVID-19 spread across the globe, we at the Johnson & Johnson Center for Health Worker Innovation began strategizing how to support frontline health workers in low- and mid-income settings. One early result was the formation of a new collective partnership with funding from the Johnson & Johnson Foundation among three of our partners, The World Continuing…

Ugandan Nursing Students Garner AAN Award for Innovation and Sustainability in Health Worker Safety in the context of COVID-19

The Students’ Association of Kampala International University (KIU) School of Nursing took on the challenge of PPE shortages, designing & producing reusable facemasks for health workers (HCWs).  The WHO urges all stakeholders to “Speak up for health worker safety!" Ishaka-Bushenyi, Uganda,  September 2020 : The Covid-19 Africa Action Network for Nurses and Nurses Midwives (AAN) is…

WCEA celebrates the Year of the Nurse & Midwife with the gift of free, accredited Continuing Professional Development to Nurses and Midwives across the globe.

On 16 January 2020, the World Continuing Education Alliance (WCEA) launched a commitment: Project 2020 - with the objective of taking free, accredited healthcare education to frontline health workers in low and middle-income countries, in recognition of the extraordinary contribution of nurses and midwives and in celebration of the Year of the Nurse and Midwife,…

The Seychelles Nurses and Midwives Council starts offering NHS education through the eIntegrity

The WCEA has come to an agreement with the Seychelles Nurses and Midwives Council to provide 700 midwives and nurses with access to NHS education through eIntegrity. The starting date shall be January 1, 2020 and the access to online Continuing Professional Development courses is made possible by support from the Commonwealth of Learning (COL).

The Association of Family Physicians of the Federation of Bosnia & Herzegovina introduces Online CME for its members using the WCEA LMS Platform and content from the world’s leading educators

The Association of Family Physicians of the Federation of Bosnia & Herzegovina provides 200 members with online CME from NHS England through eIntegrity as well as courses from the United States. The WCEA's Learning and Content Management System shall be utilised to disseminate the education. The association is the next WMA member organisation who benefits…

Nursing Council of Antigua and Barbuda selects NHS content provided through eIntegrity and other leading educators to its nurses

The Nursing Council of Antigua and Barbuda shall provide E-learning through the WCEA Learning and Content Management System.The ICN Content Initiative allows the council to provide over 2,500 NHS courses through eIntegrity as well as hundreds of courses more from the world's leading providers.Organisations that wish to learn about how they can further empower their…

CURE International selects CME/CNE for its staff in developing nations

CURE International has agreed a 12-month deal with the WCEA to provide nursing and medical education from leading educators to 200 of their staff working in the developing nations. The education made available through the ICN and WMA content partnerships shall be accessible to the staff through the WCEA-platform. About CURE International: a non-profit organization…