New Partnership Allows Trilogy Employees to Pursue a Free Education
LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 18, 2019 (Newswire.com) - Trilogy Health Services, the premier senior care provider in the Midwest, has signed a partnership agreement with Purdue University Global, a public, accredited nonprofit online institution of higher education, to provide a fully funded education employee benefit program that enhances one of the most utilized tuition assistance programs in the country.
With Purdue Global, Trilogy employees will be able to pursue any degree they choose, including related fields of Nursing, Health Sciences, and Business, at no cost to them. In addition to Trilogy’s tuition support, Purdue Global can help accelerate progress toward a degree through credit transfer and credits earned for prior learning, training or work/life experiences.
“We are excited to offer this great new benefit to take the knowledge and skills of our workforce to a new level,” commented Todd Schmiedeler, Senior Vice President of Foundation and Workforce Development at Trilogy Health Services. “This underscores our high level of commitment to our employees’ education and their career growth. We believe this will help us to continue to attract and retain the most highly skilled employees to serve our clients.”
Betty Vandenbosch, chancellor of Purdue Global, said, “We specialize in helping employers upskill employees to meet the increasing demand for a highly trained and educated workforce. We are dedicated to helping adult students who need flexibility to fit learning into their busy lives, making it possible to achieve a degree that will advance their careers.”
With an online format tailored towards working adults, Purdue Global offers a fully personalized, world-class education in dozens of associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degree programs.
Trilogy Health Services communities offer a full range of personalized senior living services, from independent and assisted living to skilled nursing and rehabilitative services in over 100 senior living communities throughout Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Michigan. Trilogy’s senior living services are delivered by staff specially trained to honor and enhance the lives of our residents through compassion and a commitment to exceeding customer expectations. Trilogy Health Services is a subsidiary of Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III, Inc. To learn more about Trilogy Health Services, please visit our website at www.trilogyhs.com. You may also follow Trilogy Health Services on Facebook and Twitter.
Source: Trilogy Health Services