Health and Wellness Resources
Looking for health information on the web? Here is our list of trusted resources for accurate and current health information.
Additional Resources Listed Alphabetically below.
Centers for Disease Control
CDC.gov is your online source for credible health information and is the official Web site of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
2013 Community Health Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan
The Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and Implementation Plan prepared for Upland Hills Health was directed by the CEO and President of Upland Hills Health and managed by a senior level consultant at Verite Healthcare Consulting, LLC in 2012 through 2013. The study and data collected was a collaboration between the hospital and other area health-concerned organizations.
Consumer Med Safety
ConsumerMedSafety.org is brought to you by the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP)—the nation's only nonprofit organization of pharmacists, nurses and doctors devoted entirely to safe medication practices. And preventing medication errors is no longer just a responsibility for health professionals; consumers like you can also play a vital role.
Iowa County Health Department
Iowa County Health Department is the official agency of the County responsible for the promotion of wellness, prevention of disease and provision of a healthy environment. This is accomplished through activities involving the assessment of the community, policy development and evaluation of programs.
Looking for ways to stay active and healthy in Iowa County? Check out the Iowa County Get Active Guides.
MedlinePlus directs you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also contains extensive information about drugs and supplements, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive tutorials, the latest health news and surgery videos.
Nutrition Made Simple
Our nutrition team has delicious and healthy recipes and ideas to share. Check out their BLOG! You'll find video recipes, tips and more.
The Joint Commission
An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 19,000 healthcare organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality and reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards. On this page of the website you will find helpful information, including Speak UpTM videos, Help You Choose Guides and more resources that encourage you to be active participants in your healthcare.
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health and support to those who seek information.