Daily Archives: April 7, 2010

Georgia Health Literacy Consortium Web Site Launch!

This post appeared on the HealthLiteracy listserv.     Congratulations to the Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University for this new web site!   Note — they are seeking feedback on the site. We are pleased to announce the launch of the Georgia Health Literacy … Continue reading

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Health and Human Services Tweets for Non-Tweeters!

I found this on a recent post from Siobhan Champ-Blackwell on the BHIC blog. http://www.hhstweets.com/ Don’t Twitter? That doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the words of wisdom that filter through the more than 50 HHS Twitter streams. … Continue reading

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Healthcare 411 en Español:

This was recently posted by Dana Abbey on the Medical Librarians [MCMLA-L@LISTSERV.KUMC.EDU]; on behalf of; MidContinental Region News [rml4@RML4.UTAH.EDU]   It is encouraging to learn of another important AHRQ effort to be bring reliable health information, in the interest of improving … Continue reading

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Follow, Fan and Connect with NLM

There are lots of ways to communicate with NLM using social networking services like Facebook and Twitter on NLM’s “Follow, Fan and Connect with NLM” page: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/socialmedia/index.html. The page includes Facebook, Twitter, RSS feeds, and e-mail lists.   Check it out!

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NIH Announces Health Literacy Funding Opportunities

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have re-issued three program announcements related to understanding and promoting health literacy programs. Links to the full announcements with all details are listed below. Applications … Continue reading

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