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July NNLM Reading Club on Racism and Health: Black Maternal Health

Posted by on July 6th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , , , ,

Bring your book-discussion group into one of the central conversations impacting our nation as the NNLM Reading Club focuses on Racism and Health for its July reading selections, with special attention to Black maternal health. The three selections explore motherhood through the experiences of Black women in different ways. NNLM encourages you to use one… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR, PNR Weekly Digest, Public Health, Public Libraries

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Join us for an author talk: The Digital Doctor in the Age of COVID-19

Posted by on June 17th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , , ,

The NNLM Reading Club announces the launch of NNLM Reading Club Presents…. NNLM Reading Club Presents… are web-based author talks that highlight timely health issues brought to light by the NNLM Reading Club. NNLM Reading Club Presents… gives libraries and their readers a chance to hear directly from authors, then engage in a question-and-answer session with them…. Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Digital Health Literacy, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR

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Announcing NEW NNLM PNR Funding Opportunities

Posted by on June 4th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine Pacific Northwest Region (NNLM PNR), under cooperative agreement with the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), is pleased to announce the following funding opportunities: Community Health Award Professional Development Award Technology Improvement Award Each of these funding opportunities is designed to support the National Library of Medicine’s mission… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, News From NNLM PNR, Technology, Training & Education

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Explore Digital Health Literacy with the NNLM Reading Club

Posted by on May 29th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Much of our healthcare today runs on digital devices. Think telehealth or telemedicine; electronic health record (EHR) or electronic medical record (EMR); mobile health apps (mHealth); emailing your doctor and more. While this connectivity is helpful, healthcare consumers or patients need to have digital health literacy to effectively partner in their health care. There are… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Digital Health Literacy, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

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Read All About It: May is Mental Health Month

Posted by on May 1st, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought widespread stress and uncertainty which may take a toll on our mental health. What an appropriate time to recognize May as Mental Health Month. The NNLM Reading Club features three books to spark a book club discussion on different facets of mental health. On our Mental Health Resources page, you’ll… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Health Observances, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

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