Dr Tan Jit Seng founded Lotus Eldercare Academy (LEA) in 2014. LEA seeks to be a knowledge leader for eldercare training in Asia. It is a not-for-profit social project by Lotus Eldercare. LEA serves to support and complement care giver training schools across Asia. LEA is presently collaborating with Golden Lotus Training Academy in Yangon, Myanmar and is also looking at collaborating Asia Institute of Sciences, Phnom Penh, Cambodia in sharing our knowledge on Eldercare training.
LEA does not run care-giving courses but seeks to provide medical and care-giving skills knowledge to collaborating schools & institutions.
To provide medical and care-giving skills knowledge for care giver schools
and to support the growth and expertise of care giver schools across Asia
To be the leading institution supporting all care giver schools and institutions in Asia
and to build up an eco system where schools and trainers can be exposed to different care environments.
Achievements to date:
April 2014: Collaborated with Noble Lamp Technical Service Co. in their inaugural Specialised Caregiver Training Course, a 168 hour course in a 3 month period to train elder care givers. LEA helped with setting the curriculum for the course and donated some of the equipment for the school. LEA also provides certificates for the graduates of the course.
September 2014: Lotus Eldercare Academy certificate awarding ceremony in International Business Center, Yangon, Myanmar
May 2015: Lotus Eldercare Academy together with Noble Lamp Technical Co. supported Project Yangon, a social initiatives by medical students from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore, in their mission trip.
Jan 2016: Lotus Eldercare Academy signed a MOU with Asia Institution of Sciences in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, in view to introduce Specialised Caregiver Training to Cambodia care givers.
April 2016: Noble Lamp Technical Co. rebranded to Golden Lotus Healthcare Training Academy, Yangon, Myanmar. Ms Ei Ei Phyu continues to head Golden Lotus Academy as chief trainer and no change in the trainers lineup.
June 2016: Lotus Eldercare Academy together with Golden Lotus Training Healthcare Academy supported the 2016 edition of Project Yangon.
July 2016 Last Batch of students graduated with certificates for Lotus Eldercare Academy Specialized Care Giver Training Course with Golden Lotus. Golden Lotus formally takes over the certification and branding for the course. LEA continues to provide Golden Lotus Academy academic support on an ad hoc basis.