The Learning Exchange

Essential Access Health’s Learning Exchange is a nationally recognized resource for best practices in the delivery of quality family planning services and sexual and reproductive health care. Our team of experienced trainers and subject matter experts collaborate with partners in diverse settings across the country to support their training and health workforce development needs.

During these challenging times, we know that it is more important than ever for health care professionals to have remote options for continuing education. Explore our new and updated courses, signature trainings, on-demand offerings, opportunities to earn CEUs through our recently launched user-friendly Learning Portal.

Featured Trainings

  • No-Cost Intra-Uterine Contraception (IUC) Training Series for Clinicians: This comprehensive, on-demand training series discusses long-acting reversible intrauterine contraceptive methods and is intended for all clinicians interested in enhancing their capacity to meet the comprehensive contraceptive needs of their patients. The series includes 10 segments that cover best practices in insertion techniques and device-specific considerations, equipment and supplies, common pitfalls for IUC placement, patient counseling and education, and prevention and management of complications. This series takes 6 hours to complete. This course is available to clinicians FREE OF CHARGE through December 31, 2021, thanks to the generous support of the Leonetti / O’Connell Family Foundation and the New Morning Foundation.

  • Remote Family Planning Health Worker Certification: Our signature training to support the delivery of patient-centered family planning services across the U.S. is now being offered virtually to allow health care professionals to receive training and get certified remotely.
  • Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Webinar Series: Best practices to assist family planning and primary care providers with integrating addiction treatment into their health care practice.
  • COVID-19 Series: Practical strategies for delivering sexual health and contraceptive care during the current public health emergency and beyond, including telehealth and other timely clinical resources.

Continuing Education

Essential Access is a certified provider of continuing education credits for physicians (CME), nurses, health educators (CHES), and public health professionals (CPH). In 2019 alone, the Learning Exchange trained nearly 6,000 participants from 43 states.

Training Offerings to Fit Your Needs

Learning Exchange trainings are designed to accommodate a wide range of health care professionals and schedules. We offer customized trainings tailored to meet the diverse needs of regional and state health departments, health care organizations, and other community-based partners. Contact us to inquire about a custom training.

We are Here to Help

We value your ongoing partnership and everything you do for the patients and communities you serve every day. Email us or call the Learning Exchange at 213.386.5614, x4580 if you have any questions.

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