Daily Archives: May 17, 2011

mHealth Evidence Call for White Papers

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.rwjf.org/pioneer/cfp.jsp?ID=21366 Deadline: May 27, 2011 Mobile health (mHealth) has the potential to simultaneously reduce the cost of health care and improve our health by encouraging healthy behaviors, providing continuous monitoring to prevent … Continue reading

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Partnering to Heal

HHS unveils interactive training website for infection control http://www.hhs.gov/ash/initiatives/hai/training/ Partnering to Heal is a computer-based, interactive learning tool for clinicians, health professional students, and patient advocates. The training highlights effective communication about infection control practices and what it means to … Continue reading

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Why Place and Race Matter

The following post appeared on the BHIC Blog. http://bit.ly/jyaJ7W PolicyLink is a national research and action institute that uses the tagline: “advancing economic and social equity by Lifting Up What Works.” They’ve recently released a report called, “Why Place and … Continue reading

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YouTube Health Videos

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. “NLM & You: The Video:” Contest Winners Announced! http://1.usa.gov/j6K2Kj NLM Technical Bulletin, May-Jun 2011 The National Library of Medicine®, the world’s largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of … Continue reading

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Digital Literacy Portal

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.digitalliteracy.gov/ The Digital Literacy portal is an initiative of the Obama Administration to serve as a valuable resource to practitioners who are delivering digital literacy training and services in their communities. As … Continue reading

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Need Phone Numbers?

Now Online Find the phone numbers you need for health information on the NIH website. http://www.nih.gov/health/infoline.htm

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