ASSOCIATION WEB SITES
COMPANY AND OTHER INFORMATION WEB SITES
HCPro - this company is a "leading provider of integrated information, education, training, and consulting products and services in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance." They provide a free HCPro email newsletter.
Health Hippo - this web site is a collection of policy and regulatory materials related to health care.
Healthfinder - "award-winning Federal Web site for consumers, developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services together with other Federal agencies. Since 1997, healthfinder has been recognized as a key resource for finding the best government and nonprofit health and human services information on the Internet. Healthfinder links to carefully selected information and Web sites from over 1,500 health-related organizations."
HospitalConnect - this web site links together the Internet sites for dozens of organizations serving health care providers.
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations - "the Joint Commission evaluates and accredits nearly 15,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, not-for-profit organization, the Joint Commission is the nationís predominant standards-setting and accrediting body in health care."
Medconnect - this online medical resource provides current health news, health management tools, journals and much more.
MedExplorer - "New online search engine that has twenty (28) searchable categories, lists over 140 newsgroups, searchable classifieds and the MedExplorer Bookstore."
National Center for Health Statistics - NCHS's mission is to "provide statistical information that will guide actions and policies to improve the health of the American people."
National Institutes of Health (NIH) - "the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research."
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services - this web site
contains information regarding health in North Carolina. It contains
a comprehensive topic index with links to key information on chosen topic.
Charles W. Chesnutt Library, Fayetteville State
University, Fayetteville, NC 28301