Category Archives: Health Alerts

Advancing the Standard for Service Continuity

Recently, Dan has made two presentations, as an invited speaker, that featured the importance of service continuity planning for libraries, and in both cases he used the scenario of social distancing in response to the H1N1 influenza virus (see info from the CDC) as … Continue reading

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DIMRC web resource

The Disaster Information Research Center (DIMRC) of the National Library of Medicine’s Specialized Information Services division has produced a comprehensive web resource for health professionals including the Federal Response, International Resources, Genetic Sequence Information, PubMed Searches, Veterinary Resources and Información … Continue reading

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AHRQ resources for swine flu response

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, a department of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has produced “Tools and Resources for Influenza Preparedness”  in response to the current evolving situation regarding swine flu.  There is much information … Continue reading

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Swine Flu on MedlinePlus

In the interest of providing current information about swine flu for consumers, NLM is providing the page “Swine Flu“, which summarizes information from CDC and other sources.

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