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NLM People Finder for Typhoon Sendong

Posted by on December 20th, 2011 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine provides a People Finder to help locate your loved ones after a disaster. You can now add people and search for people affected by the Typhoon Sendong. You can also report and search for people surviving the Turkey earthquake and the Japan earthquake and tsunami. From the NLM People Finder… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, NLM Resources, Public Health

Dec

15

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The Importance of Community Assessment

Posted by on December 15th, 2011 0 comments

The Importance of Community Assessment in Community Health Outreach Before you can plan and implement a successful community outreach event, you must understand your community, which includes knowing its assets as well as its needs. The Healthy People 2020 initiative provides a community assessment guide at its website called MAP-IT http://healthypeople.gov/2020/implementing/default.aspx?source=govdelivery Here you can find… Read More »

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Dec

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Book Review: Successful Community Outreach

Posted by on December 15th, 2011 0 comments

Book Review: Successful Community Outreach: a How-to-Do-It Manual for Librarians by Barbara Blake, Robert S. Martin, and Yunfei Du. Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2011. ISBN 9781555707729 $64.95 This practical guide thoroughly covers the “nuts and bolts” of outreach planning for libraries. It will help you take stock of both your library and your community to determine community… Read More »

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Dec

14

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PubMed Health, Latest Release

Posted by on December 14th, 2011 0 comments

With its December release, PubMed® Health grows to over 18,000 systematic reviews and health technology assessments in the last 10 years. With the inclusion of the Database of Reviews of Effects (DARE) from the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination in England, PubMed Health is getting close to comprehensive coverage of reliable systematic reviews on clinical… Read More »

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Dec

05

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The HKSC FIELD GUIDE: Hot off the Press

Posted by on December 5th, 2011 0 comments

If you haven’t already, you should check out The HKSC Field Guide. The Healthcare Knowledge Services Center Field Guide is now readily accessible (as a PDF document) as an entry in the NER Repository. As stated in its introduction: The guide was developed with the intent of fulfilling three principal functions: Provide checklists for the… Read More »

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