Health Information

Being an INFORMED PATIENT includes finding out more about your medical condition, the medical procedure or treatment which has been recommended and suggestions for the next steps to getting the appropriate treatment and care. Listed below are Web sites and resources that will help you learn more about your condition or procedure:


Web Sites
  • Mayo Clinic's Web site provides information and services from the world's first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group medical practice.
  • HealthFinder® (available in en Espanol), a resource developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide descriptions of medical conditions and information on causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
  • National Library of Medicine includes links to health-related sites, resources and databases that can be used to research health conditions and diseases.
Additional Resources