Presentation on theme: "Renae Barger, Executive Director National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region Partners in Information Access for the Public Health."— Presentation transcript:
Renae Barger, Executive Director National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce: A resource for evidence-based practice
Mission – Provide health professionals and the general public with equal access to biomedical information Coordinated by the National Library of Medicine – Division of the National Institutes of Health 8 Regional Offices – Support Network members to achieve NN/LM mission – 5-year contracts National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM)
1.Participants will be able to conduct a PubMed/MEDLINE search using Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries. 2.Participants will be able to find evidence- based guidelines using PhPartners.org 3.Participants will be able to find local and state health data using PhPartners.org. Objectives
Collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations and health science libraries. Mission: Helping the public health workforce find and use information effectively to improve and protect the public’s health. http://phpartners.org/ Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce (PHPartners)
http://phpartners.org/ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) American Public Health Association (APHA) Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH) Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Medical Library Association (MLA) National Agricultural Library National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) National Association of Local Boards of Health (NALBOH) National Library of Medicine (NLM) National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Public Health Foundation (PHF) Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) Who are the Partners?
PubMed searches on most Healthy People 2020 objectives Developed by public health librarians and content experts Make it easier to find current information from published, evidence- based literature Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries
Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries http://phpartners.org/hp2020/index.html http://phpartners.org/hp2020/index.html
Guide to Community Preventive Services ▫ Summaries of population- based interventions ▫ CDC and U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services ▫ http://thecommunityguide.org http://thecommunityguide.org NACCHO Model Practices Database ▫ National Association of County & City Health Officials ▫ http://www.naccho.org/topics /modelpractices/database/ http://www.naccho.org/topics /modelpractices/database/ Evidence-Based Public Health Resources
http://guidelines.gov/ Search evidence-based guidelines from a variety of sources Compare Guidelines side by side Save your favorite guidelines and organizations. National Guideline Clearinghouse
Data and Statistics—one stop shop County and Local Data State Health Data Individual State Data National Health Data Global Health Data Geographic Information Systems Statistical Reports Tools for Data Collection and Planning
This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Contract No. HHS-N-276-2011-00003-C with the University of Pittsburgh, Health Sciences Library System. Renae Barger, Executive Director National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region http://nnlm.gov/mar/ firstname.lastname@example.org Thank You!