Community Assessment and Prevention

Online Community Health Resources

ADK Wellness Connections – The region’s first coordinated system of public, private, and non-profit organizations working together to serve families in the Adirondack region.

Clinical eCompanion – Information developed by librarians at the University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System, with funding from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region. The project development team conducted research to explore the feasibility, usability, and validity of the point-of-care information tool for use by primary care providers in answering real-time clinical questions.

Medline Plus – The National Institutes of Health’s website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it features information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues.

NY State of Health: The Official Health Plan Marketplace –  NY State of Health is an organized marketplace designed to help people shop for and enroll in health insurance coverage. Individuals, families and small businesses can use the Marketplace to help them compare insurance options, calculate costs and select coverage online, in-person, over the phone or by mail.

The Marketplace helps people to check their eligibility for health care programs like Medicaid and sign up for these programs if they are eligible. The Marketplace also tells what type of financial assistance is available to applicants to help them afford health insurance purchased through the Marketplace.

Public Health Career Guide – This website explores different specialties within the scope of public health to help students identify and pursue their dream career.

Women’s Moments in Life Resource Directory – An easy-to-use reference guide from Adirondack Health on well-women care.

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