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Combatting Information Fatigue: Health Information Resources for Veterans

Class Date:
Region/Office: National
Oct 2, 2017 to Oct 30, 2017
Instructor(s):
Terri Ottosen, ..., Outreach and Education Coordinator
This class is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Class Instructors

Terri Ottosen, ..., Outreach and Education Coordinator

Abstract

Veterans and their families need reliable health information resources and training to locate health information that is sensitive and pertinent to their needs. This course will cover resources for finding information on general health conditions, mental health resources including those for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), family issues, substance abuse, amputations, support groups and more. Additionally, this class will prepare participants to find and assess other veterans’ health resources.

Course Materials

PowerPoint Presentation
Web Resources Handout

Continuing Education

Course Developer

Terri Ottosen is the former Outreach and Education Coordinator for the NNLM SEA/