National insurer will offer Relias training to its senior living facility customers, providing a key educational opportunity
MORRISVILLE, NC, April 30, 2019 – Relias, a trusted partner to more than 10,000 healthcare organizations around the world, today announced the signing of Wisconsin-based Church Mutual Insurance Company® as a new client in the Insurer/Payer market. Through the agreement, Church Mutual policyholders will have access to the Relias educational portal and be able to access the Relias award-winning catalog of courses, in addition to any custom content created and offered by Church Mutual.
Church Mutual, which insures more religious institutions than any other company in the United States, was named to the Ward’s 50 Top Performing Property and Casualty Insurers for the fourth straight year in 2018, and was recognized for its entrepreneurialism and innovation by the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies for its Sensor Technology Program in 2017. They have three decades of experience as an insurer in the senior living facilities market.
“I’m so excited to bring this premier online suite of training, continuing education and risk control materials to our policyholders at a preferred rate,” said Jim Ketterson, who runs Church Mutual’s senior living programs. “Relias’ materials can be accessed from anywhere online and most importantly will help our policyholders produce better resident health outcomes.”
Church Mutual executives also cited the ease of assigning training and monitoring progress, as well as the ability to add custom-made training modules, as key factors in their decision to align with Relias. They also noted the breadth of the Relias training catalog and the quality of courses available by position and specialty for Senior Living care providers.
“We’re excited to be working with Church Mutual, a company with a distinguished track record and long history of serving the needs of their customers,” said Jim Triandiflou, CEO of Relias. “The Relias educational offerings, particularly those designed for Senior Living environments, will positively impact lives.”
About Church Mutual
Church Mutual Insurance Company, founded in 1897, offers specialized insurance for religious organizations of all denominations, public and private K-12 schools, colleges and universities, senior living facilities, camps and conference centers, and nonprofit and human services organizations throughout the United States. Church Mutual markets most lines of commercial property and liability insurance, including multi-peril, workers’ compensation and commercial auto insurance. In addition to insurance, Church Mutual provides a spectrum of value-added solutions that benefit its customers.
Relias provides lifelong workforce enablement solutions for more than 11,000 healthcare and human services organizations and 4.5 million caregivers to drive measurable outcomes. Customers use Relias solutions to attract and retain talent, elevate care quality and reduce risk with our technology, services, community, and expertise. The Relias family of brands — Nurse.com, Wound Care Education Institute, Relias Academy, FreeCME, and Relias Media — serves the entire healthcare community and shares a common goal of improving the lives of the most vulnerable members of society and those who care for them.