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Heard at Hartman 10/18/2018

“Heard at Hartman” our ongoing blog feature where we share updates on customer requests and feedback that have resulted in changes, special products or corrections to our exiting materials. Today’s topic:  Video Quizzes The way we offer access to our skills videos provides for maximum flexibility for instructors assigning video viewing to their students as …

Heard at Hartman 10/10/2018

“Heard at Hartman” our ongoing blog feature where we share updates on customer requests and feedback that have resulted in changes, special products or corrections to our exiting materials. Today’s topic:  Crosswalk special requests One of our most popular instructor resources is our curriculum “crosswalk.” We create crosswalks for all 50 states for each new …

Heard at Hartman 10/03/2018

“Heard at Hartman” our ongoing blog feature where we share updates on customer requests and feedback that have resulted in changes, special products or corrections to our exiting materials. Today’s topic: We’re here to help! Today’s discussion comes to us from our customer service manager, Fran Desmond. She is tasked with hiring, training, and overseeing …

Heard at Hartman 9/25/2018

“Heard at Hartman” is our ongoing blog feature where we share updates on customer requests and feedback that have resulted in changes, special products, or corrections to our existing materials. Today’s topic: Droplet precautions and flu season Recently, a customer emailed us and inquired about why the textbook information about the distance a droplet can …

Heard at Hartman 9/12/2018

Introducing “Heard at Hartman” our new, ongoing blog feature where we share updates on customer requests and feedback that have resulted in changes, special products, or corrections to our existing materials. This week: Bedpans! Bedpans and cleaning bedpans are a necessary, if not necessarily pleasant, part of an NA’s regular duties. Because of this, the …

Sexual Health for Seniors

By Brian Fejer, Hartman Publishing Sex and sexuality can be awkward and uncomfortable subjects for any age group to discuss. For sexually active seniors, technological advances such as dating apps and websites, along with things like erectile dysfunction medication, have greatly expanded their opportunities. However, they may have also made issues surrounding sexual needs more …

Video Feedback from an Instructor in AL

From Dawn Rollins: I love the skills videos now available!  I was super excited to watch them, and then even more so, to incorporate into our curriculum.  The videos are very professional with step-by-step instructions, as well as demonstrating crucial element steps to include safety, infection control, and privacy/confidentiality. My students have really enjoyed this …

Music Therapy for People with Alzheimer’s Disease

By Brian Fejer, Customer Service Representative at Hartman Publishing Last summer CBS News broadcast a story about using music to help people who have Alzheimer’s disease.  “Each week, the DJ spins oldies but goodies at the Todt Hill Senior Center on Staten Island. Also taking a spin is 74-year-old Carol Daly, who was diagnosed with …