Thanks to funding from the SECU Foundation, Library Services has added a new, current collection of 200 eBooks to the AHEC Digital Library that will be accessible by all ADL members.

These eBooks provide clinical and research support along with evidence-based recommendations to equip providers with what they need to deliver care and successfully navigate changes in healthcare environments. The new resources include:

  • Clinical specialties, including nursing, healthcare management, trauma, and vaccine safety.
  • Health Equity topics such as cultural responsiveness, research equity, health justice, and community engagement.
  • COVID-19 titles related to infection control, epidemiology, public health preparedness, and pandemics.
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    As the health care workforce responds to COVID-19, they face challenges to both coping in the moment and ongoing mental health.

    To support this process, the AHEC Digital Library presents a collection of resources geared towards health care worker mental health during COVID-19.

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    After the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v Wade and leave abortion decision-making to state governments, healthcare regulations regarding abortion will change significantly.

    A recent news article in NC Health News explains the current and future situation in North Carolina, highlighting resources such as the Carolina Abortion Fund that provide logistical and financial support to women in need of care.

    To learn more, check out the July 1 Highlighted Resource:
    Carolina Abortion Fund helps patients sort out logistics and pay for their procedure

    Current interest in monkeypox has risen as cases of it are reported outside of its typical geographic range, including the US.

    Health care professionals can learn more about recognizing and treating this disease from the CDC and WHO, both to inform themselves and to share in response to patient questions.

    To learn more, check out the ADL's June 15 Highlighted Resources:
    2022 Monkeypox: Information for Healthcare Professionals from the CDC

    Monkeypox Q&A from PAHO/WHO

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