Long Term Care Education.com(LTCE.COM) provides resources for anyone in the field of or interested in the field of long term care.
- Nursing Home Administrators
- Assisted Living Administrators
- Instructors in the long term care field
- People interested in pursuing a career in long term care
In addition to general information about the field, LTCE.com provides current and future administrators with coursework for certification as well as continuing education credits (CEUs).
All online coursework is based upon on-campus courses taught by Dr. James E. Allen. The topics and activities are essentially the same in both courses. The entire course is completed online.
Dr. Allen has been teaching similar courses on campus since 1982 as part of the long term care administration concentration within the bachelor's and master's program of the Department of Health Policy and Administration in the School of Public Health here at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The department has been cited as one of the leading two or three departments of health care administration in the nation. Much of the content of the courses comes from Dr. Allen's book which is used by universities throughout the United States.