Lutheran Senior Services Partners with Silverchair Learning Systems to Enhance Employee Training and Education.CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Lutheran Senior Services (LSS LSS Lutheran Social Services
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"Lutheran Senior Services is committed to excellence in helping older adults live life the fullest," says Linda Detring, VP of Operations for LSS. "One way to keep that promise is to recruit, hire, educate, and retain the most talented and dedicated staff. Silverchair's Learning Management System is an investment in our employees. As such, it also becomes an investment in continuing our high standard of compassionate com·pas·sion·ate
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2. Granted to an individual because of an emergency or other unusual circumstances: care and service. We believe this system will enhance our training and serve as a great motivator, helping us in the recruitment of individuals that share our philosophy."
"I'm looking forward to 2008 with great anticipation," says Sue Duncan, Director of Staff Development for LSS. "Our already great training program is going to get even better. The ability to create assignments and track progress using the Silverchair system is going to free up a lot of administrative time, allowing us to work even more directly with staff at our various locations. Even more exciting is that every employee at every level will have training brought directly to them through innovative on-site technology."
Lutheran Senior Services is based in St. Louis, MO, and is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit multi-site senior living organizations. By using Silverchair's eLearning program, LSS will improve efficiencies in scheduling and tracking as well as keeping course content current as regulations and topics change. The Silverchair Learning Management System delivers, tracks, and reports on educational programs for client organizations. It provides a complete curriculum of in-service and regulatory courses required by CMS (1) See content management system and color management system.
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"We couldn't be more excited to be working with Lutheran Senior Services," says Mike Mutka, Executive Vice-President of Sales and Marketing for Silverchair Learning Systems. "With their strong reputation in St. Louis and their ongoing commitment to employee education and development, they will be a great partner for many years to come."
About Lutheran Senior Services
Lutheran Senior Services (LSS) was founded to promote care and services for older adults. Our history dates back to 1858, and our founding principles remain the same. LSS serves more than 6,000 seniors annually through Continuing Care continuing care
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CCAC Continuing Care Accreditation Commission ) and the remaining campuses currently completing the required process, this industry endorsement acclaims Lutheran Senior Services as a provider of quality senior living communities with a proven history of excellence. This accreditation is the industry's most sought-after recognition of excellence.
http://www.lssmo.org/ About Silverchair Learning Systems
Silverchair Learning Systems works with senior care leaders who want to improve the training process in their organizations. Silverchair offers a user-friendly online training solution that improves compliance and eliminates record keeping headaches, while saving time and money. We make online training successful with easy set-up, ease of use, simple tracking, and educationally-rich yet fun courses. Using this system provides peace of mind and confidence.
http://www.silverchairlearning.com/ Contact: Mike Mutka Executive Vice-President of Sales and Marketing Silverchair Learning Systems (866) 805-7575, x. 1813 firstname.lastname@example.org
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