Health Happens in Libraries

  • Community Health Webinar Opportunities July 2014

    Please read on for recent resources to support your library’s efforts to connect patrons with Affordable Care Act and other health information needs! Free webinars from national health organizations are available in July 2014 to support your library’...

  • Inquisitive Leadership in Action

    Community members visit their libraries to explore topics that span the wealth of human knowledge, and drive ideas for public library programs that address their interests and needs. Library staff members work diligently to prioritize and adapt insti...

  • Recent Marketplace Resource Announcements

    Please read on for recent information from Health Happens in Libraries regarding the health insurance Marketplace and resources that may be useful to your community and partners.

  • Exploring the eHealth Ecosystem

    As the intersection of digital technology and individual health management continues to grow, so too does the web of resources, policies, and practices for adopting eHealth solutions in diverse organizations and communities. WebJunction's recent webi...

  • Continuing the Conversation: Free Webinars and Other ACA Resources

    Please read on for recent resources to support your library’s efforts to connect patrons with Affordable Care Act and other health information needs!

    Registration is now open for the May 28 webinar from the Health Happens in Libraries team f...

  • Looking Beyond Open Enrollment: Libraries and the Health Insurance Marketplace

    The initial open enrollment period for the health insurance marketplace established as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is at an end, but the assessment of lessons learned is just beginning for many library and community partner organizations en...

  • Webinar Archive and Roadmap to Better Care

    As the first enrollment period comes to a close, we'll continue to share resources for ongoing efforts.

  • Join us at PLA!

    For those of you planning to attend this week’s Public Library Association Conference, please join Health Happens in Libraries project staff on Saturday, March 15, at 9:15 AM in room 236 of the Indianapolis Convention Center, for a "ConverStatio...

  • Resources to Support Open Enrollment through March 2014

    As we approach March and the final month of open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) health insurance marketplaces, there are many excellent resources to help you, your patrons, and your partners remain informed about accessing new healthcar...

  • Just What the Doctor Ordered: Medical Libraries and Public Libraries Reinforcing Community Health

    When I think of a medical library, I'm taken back to my undergraduate days studying medical history and ethics. Navigating the labyrinth-like halls of the health sciences building adjacent to the university hospital, I'd make my way to the library an...

Check out the following posts for resource updates sent through our project distribution list as well as stories of libraries working to support the Affordable Care Act.