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,…

Stop COVID-19 in Africa! Protect Nurses. Save Lives.

The COVID-19 Africa Action Network for Nurses & Nurse-Midwives launches a PPE crowdfunding campaign in solidarity with nurses and nurse-midwives fighting the coronavirus on the front lines in eastern and southern Africa. 10 June 2020: Geneva, Kampala, Oslo, Tatamagouche, Mbabane, Edinburgh, Maseru, Paris, Nairobi, Toronto, Washington   In these tough times around the world, one group…

L’AMCE lance une plateforme d’éducation et une application mobile Offre de formation COVID-19 pour les infirmières et les sages-femmes

Large gamme de formation professionnelle continue (FPC/EC) pour les infirmières, les sages-femmes et les autres cadres disponibles gratuitement auprès de la WCEA pour aider au renforcement des capacités en vue de meilleurs résultats en matière de santé30 mars 2020, Malaga, Espagne L'Alliance mondiale pour la formation continue (AMFC – World Continuing Education Alliance) annonce qu'elle…

New COVID-19 CT detection education tool

With the collaboration of GE Healthcare, Volpara, Amazon, WCEA and University of Sydney, DetectEd-X are launching a world-first, virtual clinical environment software to provide intelligent education on COVID-19 appearances to radiologists everywhere for free. This free access is immediately available by registering at http://www.detectedx.com CovED is an educational solution to transform radiological COVID-19 detection rates.…

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…