Health and Medical News and Resources

General interest items edited by Janice Flahiff

Health Literacy Resources: Professional Healthcare Organizations and Associations

Great links to resources as
–High Value Care resources intended to help patients understand the benefits, harms and costs of tests and treatments for common clinical issues.
–Case Management Society of America’s has a consumer page that describes Case Management as a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual’s health needs
–Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is a resource for food, nutrition, and health information. Consumers can find tip sheets, videos, brochures, and health & nutrition guides for women, men, and children.

 

July 17, 2013 Posted by | Educational Resources (High School/Early College(, Finding Aids/Directories, health care, Health Education (General Public) | , , , , | Leave a comment

Competitive Intelligence – A Selective Resource Guide – Updated and Revised July 2011

The Competitive Intelligence Resource Guide was created for legal professionals.

However, this guide does have quite a few resources related to health and medicine in these and other areas…

July 22, 2011 Posted by | Finding Aids/Directories, Librarian Resources | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cross Agency Portals : USA.gov

 

 

USA.gov: Government Made Easy

Link to federal government cross agency portals. A cross agency portal
is a government website on a specific topic with information from
several or many federal government agencies,

June 14, 2011 Posted by | Finding Aids/Directories, Librarian Resources | , | Leave a comment

   

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