Daily Archives: June 3, 2010

NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities (G08)

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has issued a request for grant applications for projects that will bring useful, usable health information to health disparity populations and the health care providers who care for those populations. Access to useful, usable, … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Articles

Siobhan Blackwell posted these references, recently on the BHIC Blog. When it comes to health care, what you don’t know can hurt you http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=165358 Health literacy in brief http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=165364 GATOR approach can help surfers to evaluate Web-based health information http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2010-05/w-gac052510.phpContinue reading

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New Resources to Prepare for Hurricane Season

http://www.ahrq.gov/prep/hurricane.htm “June 1 marks the beginning of Hurricane Season.  Is your community prepared?  The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has added new resources to its Web page Tools and Resources to Help Communities Prepare for Hurricane Season to help … Continue reading

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