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ONLINE SURVEYS AIM TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO HEALTH INFORMATION
Researchers say survey results will shed light on where consumers look for health information and what kinds of information they seek. These results will be used to write grants aimed at funding local initiatives to help people find accurate health information.
“Access to current health information is important to everyone,” said survey team leader Sandy Oelschlegel, a researcher at UT Graduate School of Medicine at
There are three surveys online, one each for consumers, healthcare providers and librarians. Funded through the National Library of Medicine, the survey takes about five minutes to complete and answers are anonymous. Surveys will be available for
To complete the survey online, visit www.tennessee.edu/healthinfo. To request paper copies sent through the mail, call the Preston Medical Library at (865) 544-9525 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
This study quantifies the economic impact of the UTHSC on the economy of the state of Tennessee for FY2010.
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