are thousands of Web sites for healthcare information, and
a significant portion of the contents in many of these web
sites is from the U. S. National
Library of Medicine's Medline plus Health Information. The
Home Page for Medline plus Health Information provides many
options: health topics, drug information, dictionaries, directories,
other resources, and featured site.
Health Network (CHN) is a national, bilingual Internet-based
health information service.
U.S. Healthcare and Johns Hopkins established InteliHealth
to provide free health e-mail, a free health newsletter, a
medical dictionary, an Ask-the-Doctor column, and a wealth
of general health information on common diseases and conditions.
reference service is offered by the University of Washington
in Seattle, WA. This site, called "HealthLinks,"
serves to connect people with knowledge in the health sciences
at the University of Washington.
Business Group on Health offers PBGH
California Consumer HealthScope to help consumers select
the best quality health plans, hospitals, and medical groups.
Fund provides current information on Medicare, Medicaid,
and healthcare issues.
Commission on Medicaid provides an overview of selected
trends in healthcare are reported by the W.
K. Kellogg Foundation.
and Lucille Packard Foundation reports on the Future