Follow us on Twitter Friend us on Facebook Look for us on Google Plus Share with your Friends Print this Page
 
Monday 7:15 CST, September 22, 2014

Topic Library














shareslide1
YEAR:
Previous 1 2

Topic Library Resources

Most Recent

Ambulatory Health Care

Speak Up: Ambulatory Care (Spanish)

Read More
 

 
Everyone has a role in making health care safe. That includes doctors, Nurses and other health care professionals. Health care organizations allacross the country are working to make health care ...

Related Topics: Speak Up, Ambulatory Health Care, General Public

07/14/2009

Patient 101: How to Find Reliable Health Information

Read More
 

 
Patient 101: How to Find Reliable Health Information

Related Topics: General Public, Patient Education

04/12/2008

Speak Up: Understanding Your Doctors and Other Caregivers

Read More
 

 
It can be difficult to understand what your doctors and other caregivers are telling you about your care and treatment. This brochure has questions and answers to help you understand caregivers.

Related Topics: General Public, Understanding Your Doctor, Speak Up, Transitions of Care Patient Information

04/02/2008

Speak Up: What You Should Know about Research Studies

Read More
 

 
Medical research helps improve the quality of life for people around the world. Research studies test new medicines, treatments, devices and equipment.

Related Topics: General Public, Speak Up, Research Studies

04/01/2008

Speak Up: Help Prevent Medical Test Mistakes

Read More
 

 
Medical tests and laboratory tests are important aids for doctors. However, sometimes the wrong test is ordered. Or the test results can be misunderstood.

Related Topics: Medical Tests, Speak Up, General Public

04/01/2008

Speak Up: Help Avoid Mistakes With Your Medicines

Read More
 

 
Medicine mistakes happen every day—at the doctor’s office or hospital, even at home. You can get the wrong medicine. Or, you can be given the wrong amount of medicine.

Related Topics: Transitions of Care Patient Information, Speak Up, Medication Errors, General Public

04/01/2008

Speak Up: My Medication List Wallet Card - Expanded

Read More
 

 
List all of your prescription medicines,over-the-counter medicines (for example, aspirin) vitamins, herbs diet supplements, natural remedies, amount of alcohol you drink each day or week, ...

Related Topics: Speak Up, Patient Education, Medication Errors, General Public

02/07/2007

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.