2024 BUSINESS PARTNER LGOONYSHFA | NYSCAL is committed to continually finding new ways to enhance the services we offer to our members, including partnering with effective businesses and training tools that can help improve your operations and enable a continued focus on delivering quality care to their residents. Below is a list of our recommended Business Partners, please feel free to contact the partner directly or you can contact Joanne O’Connor at joconnor@nyshfa-nyscal.org with any questions.


Transparent Energy Services

Transparent Energy has transacted more than $2 Billion in energy supply spend and created more than $110 Million in value for their clients.

Transparent Energy can manage the entire process, which includes vetting all suppliers, gathering historical energy usage, preparing and distributing a request for proposal (RFP), gathering all vetted suppliers to compete for business, conducting the reverse auction, and facilitating the execution of the contract between you and the winning supplier.

Learn more! Reach out to Nancy Gardner, ngardner@transparentedge.com or 732-288-5126 to learn more about the process and how your organization can benefit from it.



CNAonline.com has developed a revolutionary approach to solve your problem of CNA workforce shortage.

The American Health Care Association (AHCA), in conjunction with our educational partners Academic Platforms, have released a new blended online certified nurse assistant (CNA) training program. The robust learning management system hosts over 800 online university courses. Our unique, blended pre-licensure training program provides flexibility, consistent education quality, and convenience for students.

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LTC Trend Tracker

LTC Trend Trackersm is a web-based tool that enables long-term and post-acute care providers, including assisted living, to access key information that can help their organization succeed. This exclusive benefit for NYSHFA | NYSCAL members allows skilled nursing and assisted living organizations to benchmark personal metrics to those of their peers and examine ongoing quality improvement efforts. LTC Trend Tracker is a one-stop-shop to gain timely information and valuable insight about their own performance as well as the entire profession.

Relias Learning

Offers an online learning platform with an expansive library of courses that will allow you to build training plans for your staff, track compliance and hone the skills they need to handle the increasing acuity post-acute care providers are experiencing.

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Through this Infection Preventionist Specialized Training (IPCO) course, individuals will be specially trained to effectively implement and manage an Infection Prevention and Control Program at their skilled nursing center or assisted living community.

The course is an online, self-study program with 23 hours of training. It includes online lectures, case studies and interactive components taught by an array of experts from around the country.

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Wound Care

The Wound Care Education Institute® offers industry-leading training in skin and wound care, ostomy management, and diabetes wound management. Based on current standards of care and evidence-based research, our courses, seminars, and events are for healthcare professionals who are passionate about excellence in wound care.