From the outset, LTCA staff openly acknowledged critical weaknesses in EdTec 470, in particular, that the course did not fully reflect the very instructional practices that teacher candidates most need to emulate.
Three core standards in the utility strand have been particularly relative to this evaluator's work with the LTCA client community: (a) stakeholder identification (U1); (b) information scope and selection (U3); and (c) values identification (U4).
Established in 1987, the LTCA is a trust authority created to address the public interest of long-term care.
To be successful, the LTCA plans to replace home-grown applications that offered limited reporting capabilities and workflow support.
In order to change and grow in this environment, we needed to automate wherever we could to make the most of tax dollars," said Deborah Karns, CEO of the LTCA.
Onyx offered the most complete solution to increase and ease the collection, tracking and availability of critical information, as well as improve and automate our manual business processes," said Wendy Marino, senior project manager for the LTCA.