Provides news for nurses relating to career development, ethics, professionalism, safety, advocacy, and policy. The Career Center lets you search for jobs in a variety of ways including location and speciality.
"The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the voice of nursing. We are the nation’s only full-service professional organization that represents the interests of the nation’s 3.1 million registered nurses."
Actual images of cells, their parts, and how they act can be viewed. Time lapse, three dimensional, and still photos as well as video are used. Information about the cell and how it was photographed is included. This site was created by the American Society for Cell Biology.
The "For Health Care Providers" portion of this site can be found under the Health Info tab. In this section links to resources such as medicine literature reviews organized by condition and clinical practice guidelines, can be found.
This website provides patient safety information for patients and health professionals. Educational webcasts, reports, citations to recent pertinent articles, consumer tools, and a patient safety listserv can be found here.
According the site, "NPSF partners with patients and families, the health care community,
and key stakeholders to advance patient safety and health care workforce safety
and disseminate strategies to prevent harm."
Web sites reviewed by Choice and/or the KCC Librarians.
Periodicals on the Shelves of the Kirtland Library
The Kirtland Library has print copies of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy and Nursing 2017 dating from last year until now. Back issues may be borrowed for seven days. Current issues may be viewed in the library.
On their web sites these journals offer peer-reviewed articles, some for free and some for a fee.