8 Free Courses You Need to Advance Health IT Skills

By |Tuesday, October 13, 2015|

Health IT professionals have a thirst for knowledge and a desire to keep their careers moving forward. In fact, our 2015 Job Satisfaction survey found that continuing education is one of the top perks wanted by health IT professionals. But employers aren’t delivering. On a scale of one to 10, 64 percent of respondents rated professional development opportunities provided by their workplaces at 5 or below.
To keep employees satisfied and to attract talent for open health IT jobs, employers need to provide more and better professional development. But education requires time and money, and some companies may not be able to afford the investment.
Although traditional professional development solutions can be costly, quality, free courses can be found on the Internet. Instead of shelling out money you don’t have on expensive continuing education, you can encourage employees to complete free courses during down time at work, or compensate them for time they spend on the courses at home.
Here are just a few of the free courses you can encourage your employees to take to help advance skills needed for health IT jobs: […]