Hello to all

  1. Just thought I would say hello - just joined and trying to figure out how to use this. Does anyone have a good website or book where I can get some good educational handouts to give to my home health patients on various diseases, meds, etc???
    thank you!
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  2. 4 Comments

  3. by   DarciaMoonz
    Welcome Nurse Karri! I don't have any specific sites for you to go to, but as a nursing student, I have had to do patient teaching on a number of occassions, and I always use webmd. I like the fact that the material on whatever disease process is written in terms that just about everyone can understand. I used them for a presentation I had to do on STDs and it was wonderful. Got straight to the point. I think there is another site called springnet that is also good. Allnurses also has a plethora of links to find information that is helpful. Good luck in your search, and once again Welcome.
  4. by   jimthorp
    Check with your local health department.
  5. by   Silverdragon102
  6. by   Nurse Karri
    wow thanks everybody! and thank you darciamoonz - i am going now to check out htat site! how is school going for you? are you almost done?

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