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Introduction to Health Reference: Ethics and Best Practices

Posted by on February 24th, 2020 Posted in: All of Us, Health Information, Health Information Literacy, Webinars

Learn how to conduct a health reference interview using ethical and effective communication strategies in this 4 credit/4 module asynchronous online class. Through interactive, self-paced tutorials, discussion forums, and a synthesis exercise, users will learn:

  •         What is a health reference interview
  •         How the library can protect patrons’ health privacy and confidentiality using ethical guidelines from library associations
  •         Effective communication strategies to identify the health information needs of patrons
  •         Simple methods for evaluating online health information that can be easily explained to patrons

This is an on-demand class, open February 10, 2020 – April 30, 2020. This class is approved for 4 MLA CE credits and qualifies for CHIS Level 1 and Level 2.

Register here.

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This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012344 with the University of Utah, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.​

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