Purpose

The purpose of this website is to provide helpful resources for health care students and educators as well as health promotion resources for members of the global community.

 

HEALTH PROMOTION COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Healthy People 2020: http://www.health.gov/healthypeople/
President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports: http://www.fitness.gov/
Office of the Surgeon General: http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/
National Center for Health Statistics: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/
World Health Organization: http://www.who.int/
American Public Health Association: http://www.apha.org/
Occupational Safety and Health Administration: http://www.osha.gov/
Harvard School of Public Health: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu
Medline Plus: Women’s Health Topics: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/womenshealth.html
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences: http://www.niehs.nih.gov/
National Health Information Center: http://www.health.gov/nhic/
Office of Disease Prevention & Health Promotion: http://odphp.osophs.dhhs.gov/
ELNEC (End of Life Nursing Education Consortium): http://www.aacn.nche.edu/elnec
EPEC (Education for Physicians on End of Life Care): http://www.epec.net/
US Department of Health & Human Services: http://www.hhs.gov/
Mental Health Patient’s Bill of Rights: http://www.healthyminds.org/Main-Topic/Patient-Bill-of-Rights.aspx
Calorie Counter: http://mayoclinic.com/health/calorie-calculator/NU00598
American Academy of Pain Management Patient’s Bill of Rights: http://www.aapainmanage.org/literature/Forms/PatientBillOfRights.pdf
Patient’s Bill of Rights Report: http://www.aapsonline.org/patients/billrts.htm
Wellness Web: http://wellweb.com/
MedHelp International: http://www.medhelp.org/
Shape Up America: http://www.shapeup.org/