Henry Schein Selects Viva Learning™ for Online Wellness Program
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Henry Schein, the largest provider of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, has launched a new online training site, Henry Schein Total Health, utilizing the Viva Learning™ platform and Viva's fast-growing dental e-learning network.
"We are pleased to work with Henry Schein on their new Total Health initiative," says Philip Klein, CEO of Learn HealthSci, Inc. "The new Henry Schein Total Health e-learning website offers an effective and convenient way to stay up-to-date on the emerging field of Dental Sleep Medicine and other systemic disorders and illnesses related to dental medicine."
Henry Schein Total Health is a wellness program for dental offices designed to educate patients about the role oral health plays in overall health and assists offices in improving the total health of patients. Free to all participants, the new e-learning website offers monthly live interactive CE webinars, on-demand webinars and product training tutorials. The first e-learning event will be presented Wednesday, November 16, 2011, by Dr. John Tucker, an expert in the field of Dental Sleep Medicine.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, a Fortune 500® company and a member of the NASDAQ 100® Index, is the largest provider of health care products and services to office-based practitioners. Recognized for its excellent customer service and highly competitive prices, the Company's four business groups – Dental, Medical, International and Technology – serve more than 600,000 customers worldwide, including dental practitioners and laboratories, physician practices and animal health clinics, as well as government and other institutions.
Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, which provides customers in more than 200 countries with a comprehensive selection of more than 90,000 national and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 100,000 additional products available as special-order items. Henry Schein also provides exclusive, innovative technology offerings for dental, medical and veterinary professionals, including value-added practice management software and electronic health record solutions.
About Learn HealthSci Inc.
Founded in 1999 (one of the first Internet-based learning companies), Learn HealthSci Inc. offers a complete outsourced solution for the production of e-learning content and the development, management and hosting of enterprise-level e-learning websites for corporate clients.
The Viva Learning™ platform offers a myriad of automated tasks that streamline the entire training process, designed to make online training initiatives cost-effective and easy-to-manage. The platform includes all phases of professional online education including content and website management, live online support, speaker training as well as a comprehensive learning management system. Live webinars allow online attendees to interact with the speaker through polling and Q&A. Presentations are highly interactive and include voice-over, slides and streaming video. Viva Learning™ continues to gain popularity among dental professionals worldwide.
Learn HealthSci provides cost-effective e-learning solutions to medium and large size companies, many of which are in the Fortune 500.