Patient Education Handouts for Clinicians

Patient Education Materials

Web Sources for Patient Education Handouts
An annotated list of useful web sites.

Patient Education Support Services for OHSU Clinicians

Training and Consultation
The OHSU Library provides training and consultation opportunities for in use of electronic patient education resources.

OHSU Translation and Interpreter Services
Provides medical interpretation and translation, assisting both patients and staff. This service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week with a language base of twenty three different languages.

OHSU Nursing Education Office
Provides assistance to OHSU clinicians and departments who have developed their own patient education materials.

For the Public

Consumer Health Resources
The OHSU Library offers Health Information by Mail or E-mail, training and consultation for providers in electronic patient education resources, and other consumer health information services for OHSU patients and the public.

Doernbecher Family Resource Center
The Family Resource Center supports the partnership of parents, children, and health care providers in family-centered care by providing information and services.

Health Information by Mail or E-mail Request
The OHSU Library Health Information by Mail or E-mail service delivers health care information to your home by mail or email. We have access to summaries and current articles on over 6,000 medical and health topics.

Center for Women's Health
The Center for Women's Health at OHSU is a university-wide Center that integrates multidisciplinary clinical care services, state-of-the-art biomedical research and consumer educational services to create a comprehensive and coordinated approach to women's health care. The Center focuses on all phases of a woman's life, from adolescence through the reproductive and postmenopausal years into old age.

Important Note: Linking to other sites, or sites where these might lead, does not imply endorsement by OHSU of the content, products or services you may find there. Materials provided offer the views of individual authors and do not necessarily represent or imply approval or recommendation by OHSU or by your own physician or health care provider.

Our goal is to point to sources of information. A person's unique medical condition and circumstances should be directed to their physician or health care provider.

Copyright may preclude reprinting of materials without verbal or written permission. Check with the individual web site.