CENTURA HEALTH FORMS PARTNERSHIP WITH COLLEGE NEWORK TO PROVIDE VIRTUAL ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION COURSES

New Online Courses Increase Opportunities for Staff Development,

At Centura Health, our ongoing goal is to strengthen our foundation," said Sharon Pappas, chief nursing executive at Centura Health. Continuing education and professional development plays a significant role in our efforts to deliver the highest quality of care to our patients on a daily basis, and prepare for the changing needs of the community by empowering our staff to further cultivate their wealth of knowledge and talent."
Centura Health offers a variety of advanced education programs to its associates to achieve excellence.

We are very excited to announce our partnership with Centura Health and hope the opportunity for advanced education will provide an added benefit for their staff," said Gary Eyler, Chairman and CEO of The College Network.

To learn more about the Centura Health network of care, visit www.centura.org.

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About Centura Health
Centura Health is Colorados largest hospital and health care system and we are charting the course for the future of health care. Approximately 13,000 of the health care industrys best and brightest deliver advanced care to more than half a million people each year, across 12 hospitals, seven senior living communities, medical clinics, Flight For Life Colorado and home care and hospice services. Our strength lies in our ability to offer a team of connected networks and shared resources to deliver accessible, reliable and cost-effective health care across the state. For information on Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit www.centura.org.

About The College Network, Inc.
Since 1992, The College Network, Inc. has provided educational solutions that allow corporations to help employees advance their education and training with college degrees and professional certificates from highly acclaimed universities. As one of the nations leading eLearning companies and a partner with some of the nations foremost institutions of higher learning, The College Network has allowed hundreds of thousands of adults to continue their education without interruption to their professional lives. Visit www.collegenetwork.com, or call 1-800-39-LEARN (395-3276) for more information.