Healthcare

At Penn Foster, we work with hundreds of leading employers, nonprofits, and educators to meet the upskilling needs of today’s healthcare workforce. Whether you are seeking to credential a single employee or looking to train hundreds across multiple communities, our business model enables us to deliver a unique combination of platform, content, and service capabilities that meet the specific needs of organizations like yours.


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Employers

We'll configure to fit your unique organizational needs.

LEARNERs

Access 20+ in-demand programs. All self-paced and online.

Results

Attract & retain employees. Train outplaced workers for new roles.

Our Programs

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Clinical Health Care Programs

Our clinical health care programs offer rapid training in roles which require direct patient care and contact.

11 programs
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Pharmacy Programs

Penn Foster's pharmacy programs prepare workers for support roles in hospitals, retail pharmacies, and clinics.

3 programs
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Health Administration Programs

The health administration programs prepare workers for administrative support roles in hospital, clinic, and private practice settings

15 programs

News & Resources

Together with hundreds of leading organizations, Penn Foster is working to bridge the gap between education and economic opportunity.
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The Future of Work and Training in Healthcare

The healthcare industry has seen a shift in in-demand jobs. Learn how your organization can provide rapid training for displaced and new workers to improve patient quality of care.

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How Colleges Can Offer Healthcare Training

Healthcare is a growing industry and colleges can help prepare learners rapidly to fill healthcare roles. 

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Strategic Pharmacy Workforce Planning

Pharmacy workers in both retail and hospital settings are emerging as more crucial than ever. But growing workforce shortages and shifting responsibilities have challenged the industry.

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Penn Foster currently works with hundreds of leading employers to meet their unique organizational needs. 
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Our Proven Training Model

Online Delivery

  • Digital platform allows for studying any time, any where 
  • Content is available via computer, mobile device, or tablet 
  • 24/7 access to online resource library and knowledge base 

Engaging Content

  • Programs include simulations, videos, and virtual demos  
  • Varied learning methods help cement application of concepts
  • Real-time feedback enables efficient mastery of material 

Robust Support

  • Self-service tools and unlimited multi-channel support
  • Live and recorded webinars hosted by our faculty
  • Access to peer-to-peer community of learners 

Real World Credentials

  • Training programs focus on today’s in-demand job skills 
  • Content developed by professional leaders in the field 
  • Courses align to industry certifications and accreditation

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