Meeting Health Information Needs Outside Of Healthcare

Meeting Health Information Needs Outside of Healthcare addresses the challenges and ethical dilemmas concerning the delivery of health information to the general public in a variety of non-clinical settings, both in-person and via information technology, in settings from public and academic libraries to online communities and traditional and social media channels. Professionals working in a range of fields, including librarianship, computer science and health information technology, journalism, and health communication can be involved in providing consumer health information, or health information targeting laypeople. This volume clearly examines the properties of health information that make it particularly challenging information to provide in diverse settings. Addresses professional challenges and ethical problems of communicating health information to lay people in non-clinical settings Focuses on health information as a challenge for different professionals providing health information in different settings Emphasizes the shared challenges of information practice across different settings as well as those facing professionals in different roles

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  • Author : Catherine Arnott Smith
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 376 pages
  • ISBN : 0081002599
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Meeting Health Information Needs Outside Of Healthcare

Meeting Health Information Needs Outside Of Healthcare
  • Author : Catherine Arnott Smith,Alla Keselman
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 04 August 2015
GET THIS BOOKMeeting Health Information Needs Outside Of Healthcare

Meeting Health Information Needs Outside of Healthcare addresses the challenges and ethical dilemmas concerning the delivery of health information to the general public in a variety of non-clinical settings, both in-person and via information technology, in settings from public and academic libraries to online communities and traditional and social media channels. Professionals working in a range of fields, including librarianship, computer science and health information technology, journalism, and health communication can be involved in providing consumer health information, or health

Community and Public Health Education Methods

Community and Public Health Education Methods
  • Author : Bensley,Jodi Brookins-Fisher
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 12 April 2021
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Updated and revised to keep pace with changes in the field, the fourth edition of Community Health Education Methods: A Practical Guide teaches students to effectively communicate health education messages and positively influence the norms and behaviors of both individuals and communities. This text explores the methods used by health educators, including didactic techniques designed to guide others toward the pursuit of a healthy lifestyle.

Environmental Health Literacy

Environmental Health Literacy
  • Author : Symma Finn,Liam R. O'Fallon
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 12 September 2018
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This book explores various and distinct aspects of environmental health literacy (EHL) from the perspective of investigators working in this emerging field and their community partners in research. Chapters aim to distinguish EHL from health literacy and environmental health education in order to classify it as a unique field with its own purposes and outcomes. Contributions in this book represent the key aspects of communication, dissemination and implementation, and social scientific research related to environmental health sciences and the range

Roles and Responsibilities of Libraries in Increasing Consumer Health Literacy and Reducing Health Disparities

Roles and Responsibilities of Libraries in Increasing Consumer Health Literacy and Reducing Health Disparities
  • Author : Beth St. Jean,Gagan Jindal,Yuting Liao,Paul T. Jaeger
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 30 November 2020
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This volume brings together librarians, LIS students, educators, and researchers, to discuss the many ways that information professionals and libraries serve as agents of securing health information justice.

Health Data in the Information Age

Health Data in the Information Age
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Committee on Regional Health Data Networks
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 January 1994
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Regional health care databases are being established around the country with the goal of providing timely and useful information to policymakers, physicians, and patients. But their emergence is raising important and sometimes controversial questions about the collection, quality, and appropriate use of health care data. Based on experience with databases now in operation and in development, Health Data in the Information Age provides a clear set of guidelines and principles for exploiting the potential benefits of aggregated health data--without jeopardizing

Health Professions Education

Health Professions Education
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Care Services,Committee on the Health Professions Education Summit
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 July 2003
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The Institute of Medicine study Crossing the Quality Chasm (2001) recommended that an interdisciplinary summit be held to further reform of health professions education in order to enhance quality and patient safety. Health Professions Education: A Bridge to Quality is the follow up to that summit, held in June 2002, where 150 participants across disciplines and occupations developed ideas about how to integrate a core set of competencies into health professions education. These core competencies include patient-centered care, interdisciplinary teams, evidence-based practice, quality

Best Care at Lower Cost

Best Care at Lower Cost
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Committee on the Learning Health Care System in America
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 10 May 2013
GET THIS BOOKBest Care at Lower Cost

America's health care system has become too complex and costly to continue business as usual. Best Care at Lower Cost explains that inefficiencies, an overwhelming amount of data, and other economic and quality barriers hinder progress in improving health and threaten the nation's economic stability and global competitiveness. According to this report, the knowledge and tools exist to put the health system on the right course to achieve continuous improvement and better quality care at a lower cost. The costs

The Future of Nursing

The Future of Nursing
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Committee on the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing, at the Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 08 February 2011
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The Future of Nursing explores how nurses' roles, responsibilities, and education should change significantly to meet the increased demand for care that will be created by health care reform and to advance improvements in America's increasingly complex health system. At more than 3 million in number, nurses make up the single largest segment of the health care work force. They also spend the greatest amount of time in delivering patient care as a profession. Nurses therefore have valuable insights and unique

Delivering High-Quality Cancer Care

Delivering High-Quality Cancer Care
  • Author : Committee on Improving the Quality of Cancer Care: Addressing the Challenges of an Aging Population,Board on Health Care Services,Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 10 January 2014
GET THIS BOOKDelivering High-Quality Cancer Care

In the United States, approximately 14 million people have had cancer and more than 1.6 million new cases are diagnosed each year. However, more than a decade after the Institute of Medicine (IOM) first studied the quality of cancer care, the barriers to achieving excellent care for all cancer patients remain daunting. Care often is not patient-centered, many patients do not receive palliative care to manage their symptoms and side effects from treatment, and decisions about care often are not based on

Beyond the HIPAA Privacy Rule

Beyond the HIPAA Privacy Rule
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Care Services,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Health Research and the Privacy of Health Information: The HIPAA Privacy Rule
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 24 March 2009
GET THIS BOOKBeyond the HIPAA Privacy Rule

In the realm of health care, privacy protections are needed to preserve patients' dignity and prevent possible harms. Ten years ago, to address these concerns as well as set guidelines for ethical health research, Congress called for a set of federal standards now known as the HIPAA Privacy Rule. In its 2009 report, Beyond the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Enhancing Privacy, Improving Health Through Research, the Institute of Medicine's Committee on Health Research and the Privacy of Health Information concludes that the