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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    The NC Institute of Medicine and NC Child recently collaborated on the 2021 NC Child Health Report Card, evaluating the wellbeing of North Carolina children.

    The report covers factors related to children's health both before and after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, including areas such as secure homes, access to care, healthy births, and health risk factors.

    To learn more, check out the March 1 Highlighted Resource:
    North Carolina Child Health Report Card

    What does it take to get good health information about the COVID-19 vaccine out to a local community?

    A recent Kaiser Health News article describes the efforts being made by western North Carolina citizens to answer their communities' vaccine questions and share critical facts.

    To learn more, check out the 2/15 Highlighted Article:
    Farmworker Camps to Urban Tent Cities: Tailoring Vaccine Info to Where It’s Most Needed

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