Physician, PA, ARNP

Continuing Education

Check the Continuing Education page for any CE opportunities.

Diagnosis & Therapy

  • ClinicalKey
       A clinical insight engine that includes journals, ebooks, practice guidelines, drug information, CME materials, procedural videos, and patient handouts for the health professional.
  • DynaMed
       DynaMed is an evidence-based clinical reference tool. Contains more than 3,400 topic summaries across all disciplines. Updated daily based on surveillance of over 500 journals and critical appraisal of the best articles. Includes Micromedex drug resources. A mobile app is also available.
  • Joanna Briggs Library
       A unique suite of information resources to help integrate evidence into your practice. Includes publications such as best practice information sheets, evidence summaries, and systematic reviews.

Search for Articles

  • MEDLINE Complete with Full Text
       MEDLINE Complete is the largest companion to the MEDLINE index and contains full text for thousands of journals included in the index. This collection also provides full text for many of the most used medical journals.
  • PubMed MEDLINE searching
       PubMed provides access to the MEDLINE bibliographic database. If you are logged in to HEALWA, search results retrieved via this link will also link directly to any full text articles that HEALWA provides

Information for Patients

  • MedlinePlus - Health Information for Patients
       Authoritative information for patients and health consumers from the US National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations.
  • MedlinePlus Health Information in Other Languages (for patients)
       Medline Health Info in Other Languages
  • Patient Education Reference Center (PERC)
       

    The Patient Education Reference Center has moved. To view materials visit the link above, click on the 'more' tab at the top of the page then choose 'patient ed'. This tab contains all the product / content that as previously referred to as PERC.

    Patient Education Reference Center (PERC) features a comprehensive collection of current, evidence-based patient education information for clinicians to print and distribute right at the point-of-care. The handouts provided by PERC are easy to read, include illustrations, and are structured to enhance patient knowledge and understanding of material.

Drugs

  • Drug Information Portal
       From the US National Library of Medicine. Searches more than a dozen sources for information about more than 12,000 drugs
  • LactMed
       A peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider
  • Pillbox
       Pillbox enables rapid identification of unknown solid-dosage medications (tablets/capsules) based on physical characteristics and high-resolution images. Once a medication is identified, Pillbox provides links to drug information and drug labels

Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Multicultural Information

  • EthnoMed
       The EthnoMed site contains information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and other related issues pertinent to the health care of recent immigrants to Seattle or the US, many of whom are refugees fleeing war-torn parts of the world. It includes information for patients as well as for providers.
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