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Affordable Care Act: Pacific Northwest Region
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Source: Kaiser Family Foundation website
Key Features of the Affordable Care Act
Source: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Recommended Nursing Websites
Center for Health Statistics (Washington State Department of Health)
Birth and death stats for the state of Washington.
ClinicalTrials.gov is a database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the world.
Health Evidence Resource for Washington State
Access to some HEALWA resources is limited to members of selected groups of health care professionals who are licensed to practice in Washington State.
History of Nursing Resource Guide - VCU
MedlinePlus - Health Information from the National Library of Medicine
National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Natl Library of Medicine - Specialized Information Services
Toxicology, environmental health, chemistry, HIV/AIDS, disaster health, and topics relevant to specific populations.
Nursing, History and Health Care
This unique site serves as a source of historical background information on issues regarding the nursing profession and the provision of nursing care.
Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library
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