AHRQ toolkit for hospital-acquired infections in long-term care – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

AHRQ toolkit for hospital-acquired infections in long-term care – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

The updated AHRQ Toolkit To Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI) and Other Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) in Long-Term Care Facilities is designed to help long-term care providers improve practices that prevent these infections. The toolkit includes instructional materials and resources on infection prevention best practices, including foundational infection prevention strategies, CAUTI prevention and antibiotic stewardship. … Continue reading

Alzheimer’s Association offers online tools to empower people to live well with dementia – 	Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

Alzheimer’s Association offers online tools to empower people to live well with dementia – Crane Library Web Pick of the Week

Living a quality life in the early stage of dementia is an individual choice. With input from people living with the disease, the Alzheimer’s Association has launched a series of online tools to help individuals cope with and live a better life with dementia. The resources are meant to address five key components of early-stage … Continue reading

New Additions to the Relax ‘n Read Leisure Reading Collection

New Additions to the Relax ‘n Read Leisure Reading Collection

In partnership with the Winnipeg Public Library, the Neil John Maclean Health Sciences Library is pleased to offer a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction reading material for University of Manitoba Library users. For more information about our Leisure Reading Collection, please visit: http://libguides.lib.umanitoba.ca/rnr Breakfast Bowls: 52 Nourishing Recipes to Kick-Start Your Day Caroline Griffiths RECIPES … Continue reading

NJM librarian nominated for MMSA mentorship award

NJM librarian nominated for MMSA mentorship award

Every year, the Manitoba Medical Students’ Association nominates and presents teaching awards to recognize excellence in educating students at the Max Rady College of Medicine. This year, the Neil John Maclean Library’s Education Services Librarian, Tania Gottschalk, was nominated by the Medical Class of 2019 in the mentorship category. Those nominated are acknowledged for giving … Continue reading