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Consumer Health Informatics Workshop

For those of you in the College Park, Maryland area… Consumer Health Informatics Workshop Time: May 25-26, 2011 Place: University of Maryland, College Park For more information, please visit: http://terpconnect.umd.edu/~boxie/Consumer_Health_Informatics_HCIL2011_Workshop.pdf Questions? Contact Bo Xie (boxie@umd.edu) Related articles Consumer Health Informatics … Continue reading

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Health Information in Multiple Languages

This was posted on the BHIC Blog. Federal Citizen Information Center website that lets you order health publications in Spanish very easily, and most of them are free.  http://bit.ly/bLvo3E [REFORMAnet listserv] Multilingual Publications at NIH http://nnlm.gov/mcr/resources/community/multilingualNIH.html Order National Institutes of … Continue reading

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Language Resources

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog.     Siobhan Blackwell, the Blog author has cited the original sources for each resource listed. ‘Interpreters Save Lives’ Campaign The Texas Association of    Healthcare Interpreters and  Translators (TAHIT) officially  launched the ‘Interpreters Save … Continue reading

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New Consumer Focused Health Care Website

This recent post appeared on the BHIC Blog. http://www.healthcare.gov/ HHS Launches New Consumer Focused Health Care Website The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today unveiled an innovative new on-line tool that will help consumers take control of their … Continue reading

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AHRQ Spanish Podcasts and Videocasts Available

Thank you, Siobhan, for posting these links on the BHIC Blog.    This is great information for our Spanish speaking clients/patients. Escoja a Su Médico: Choosing a Doctor. This 60-second podcast offers listeners suggestions for ways to select a doctor who … 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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