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Collection of Useful Web Sites

Virginia Medical Schools and Residency Programs
Virginia Hospitals
Patient Education by Disease
Patient Education by Diagnosis
Patient Education - General
Practice Guidelines
Medical Associations, Organizations, and Societies
Government Agencies & Institutes
Journals & Newsletters
Other Indexes of Medical Sites
EMR/CPR Systems
Miscellaneous

Feedback

These Web sites have not all been reviewed by the chapter. Sites often change and addresses are no longer valid. You can usually find the new address by going to the master site (the address before slashes (/) start). Please e-mail Lisa Ellis, if you have suggestions, find an outdated link, or find a good link that should be included.


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Virginia Medical Schools and Residency Programs

 

Virginia Commonwealth University

School of Medicine
www.medschool.vcu.edu

Department of Internal Medicine
www.intmed.vcu.edu/

Internal Medicine Residency Program
http://www.evms.edu/education/centers_institutes_departments/internal_medicine/residencies/internal_medicine/

Eastern Virginia Medical School

School of Medicine
www.evms.edu/

Department of Internal Medicine
http://www.evms.edu/education/centers_institutes_departments/internal_medicine/

Internal Medicine Residency Program
https://www.evms.edu/education/centers_institutes_departments/internal_medicine/residencies/


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Virginia Hospitals

Alexandria Hospital
http://www.inova.org/patient-and-visitor-information/facilities/inova-alexandria-hospital/index.jsp

Augusta Medical Center
www.augustamed.com/

Bedford Memorial Hospital
www.bmhva.com

Carilion System
www.carilion.com

  • Bedford Memorial Hospital
  • Franklin Memorial Hospital
  • Giles Memorial Hospital
  • New River Valley Medical Center
  • Roanoke Community Hospital
  • Roanoke Memorial Hospital
  • Saint Albans Hospital
  • Stonewall Jackson Hospital
  • Tazewell Community Hospital

Dominion Hospital
www.dominionhospital.com/

Eastern Virginia Medical School
www.evms.edu/

Fairfax Hospital
www.inova.com/inovapublic.srt/ifh/index.jsp

Fair Oaks Hospital
www.inova.com/inovapublic.srt/ifoh/index.jsp

Health South
www.healthsouthrichmond.com/

Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children
http://www.inovachildrens.org/

John Randolph Medical Center
www.johnrandolphmedicalcenter.com

Inova Loudoun Hospital
www.inova.org/patient-and-visitor-information/facilities/inova-loudoun-hospital/index.jsp

Mary Immaculate Hospital
www.bshr.com/find-a-facility-bon-secours-mary-immaculate-hospital.html

Medical College of Virginia Hospital
http://views.vcu.edu/html/schofmed.html

Mount Vernon Hospital
www.inova.com/inovapublic.srt/imvh/index.jsp

Sentara Woodbridge
www.sentara.com/woodbridge-virginia

Novant Health - Prince William Medical Center
www.novanthealth.org/prince-william-medical-center.aspx

Retreat Hospital
www.retreathospital.com/

Reston Hospital
www.restonhospital.com/

Pioneer Community Hospitals
http://pchpatrick.com//

Sentara Hospital
www.sentara.com/

Sentara Virginia Beach General
www.sentara.com/hospitalslocations/locations/sentara-virginia-beach-general-hospital.aspx

Southside Community Hospital
www.sch-farmville.org/

Tricare
www.tricare.mil/mtf/

University of Virginia Hospital
www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/

Virginia Hospital Center
www.virginiahospitalcenter.com

Wythe County Community Hospital
http://www.wcch.org/

*If your hospital has a Web site, e-mail Ann Tennet the URL and we will add it to the list.We know there may be some missing.


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Patient Education by Disease

AIDS

The Terrence Higgins Trust
www.tht.org.uk/

Allergies and Asthma

The American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Online
www.acaai.org/

The Food Allergy Network
www.foodallergy.org/

Alternative Medicine

Acupuncture.com
www.acupuncture.com/

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Association
www.alz.org/

Alzheimer Society of Ottawa-Carleton Home Page
http://alzheimerottawa.ca/

Cancer

Cancer Guide: Steve Dunn's Cancer Information Page
http://cancerguide.org/

CancerNet
www.cancernet.co.uk/

National Cancer Institute
www.nci.nih.gov/

Communicable Disease

Emerging Infectious Diseases
www.cdc.gov/ncidod/EID/index.html

Travel Health Online
www.tripprep.com/

Diabetes

Canadian Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.ca/

Diabetes Health
www.diabetesworld.com/

Diabetes Monitor
www.diabetesmonitor.com

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
www2.niddk.nih.gov//

Digestive Disease

American Gastroenterological Association
www.gastro.org/

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
www2.niddk.nih.gov/

Gynecology and Women's Health

Online Birth Center
www.moonlily.com/obc/

Planned Parenthood Federation of America
www.plannedparenthood.org/

Water Birth Information
www.waterbirthinfo.com

Heart Disease

American Heart Association
www.americanheart.org/

Mental Health

American Psychological Association
www.apa.org/

Internet Mental Health
www.mentalhealth.com/

Renal Disease

Kidney disease
www2.niddk.nih.gov/

Sexuality and Sexual Dysfunction

Sexuality Information & Education Council
www.siecus.org/


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Patient Education by Diagnosis

Attention Deficit Disorder
www.chadd.org/

Chlamydia
http://www.healthline.com/channel/chlamydia.html

Congestive Heart Failure
www.aafp.org/afp/981101ap/981101b.html

Constipation
http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/topics/constipation.asp

Cystitis-Urinary Tract Infections
http://kidney.niddk.nih.gov/kudiseases/topics/uti.asp

Hypothyroidism
www.thyroid.org

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/ibs/index.htm

Peptic Ulcers
http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/hpylori/index.htm


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Patient Education - General

Columbia University Health Q&A Internet Service for Students
www.goaskalice.columbia.edu/

Consumer Information from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
www.healthfinder.gov/

Internists Board Certification Status
www.abim.org/who/index.shtm

National Institute on Drug Abuse
www.nida.nih.gov/

NIAAA- National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
www.niaaa.nih.gov/

Physicians - Board Certification
www.certifacts.org

Physician Select from the AMA
www.ama-assn.org


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Practice Guidelines

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) Clinical Practice Guidelines
www.medicaledu.com/ahcpr.htm

CDC - Traveler's Health
www.cdc.gov/travel/

National Cholesterol Education Program Guidelines
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/guidelines/cholesterol/atp3upd04.pdf


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Medical Associations, Organizations, and Societies

Alzheimer's Association
www.alz.org/

American Medical Association
www.ama-assn.org/

American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org/

American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org/

American Health Care Association - Health Services Research
www.ahcancal.org/Pages/Default.aspx

American Lung Association
www.lung.org/

American Medical Informatics Association
www.amia.org/

American Psychiatric Association
www.psych.org/

Arthritis Foundation
www.arthritis.org/

Association of American Medical Colleges
www.aamc.org/start.htm

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
http://www.chadd.org/

Lupus Foundation of America
www.lupus.org

North American Primary Care Research Group
www.napcrg.org/

World Health Organization
www.who.int/en/


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Government Agencies & Institutes

CDC
www.cdc.gov/

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
www.cms.hhs.gov/

NIAAA - National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
www.niaaa.nih.gov/

National Institutes of Health
www.nih.gov/

National Medical Library - Grateful Med and PubMed
www.nlm.nih.gov

Medicare Information, including links for ICD-9 Codes
www.cms.hhs.gov/home/medicare.asp

National Institute on Drug Abuse
www.nida.nih.gov/

National Institute of Mental Health
www.nimh.nih.gov/

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

Physician license status, sanction status
www.docboard.org

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
www.hhs.gov/

U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
www.nlm.nih.gov/


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Journals & Newsletters

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
www.cdc.gov/epo/mmwr/

New England Journal of Medicine Online - Home Page
www.nejm.org/

American Health Consultants - Includes CME
www.ahcpub.com

Doctor's Guide to the Internet
www.docguide.com/

Medical Breakthroughs reported by Ivanhoe Broadcast News, Inc.
http://www.ivanhoe.com/


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Other Indexes of Medical Sites

Body Home Page (AIDS Information)
www.thebody.com/index.html

The Doctors' Page
www.doctorspage.net

Hardin MD: Medical Information and Resources
www.lib.uiowa.edu/hardin/md/

Med Nexus
www.mednexus.com/

Medscape (from WebMD)
www.medscape.com/home

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man
(catalog of human genes and genetic disorders)
www3.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/omim/

U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)
www.nlm.nih.gov/

Virtual Hospital
www.vh.org/

WebMD
www.webmd.com


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EMR/CPR Systems

Electronic Medical Record Systems Vendors
www.telemedical.com/Telemedical/Products/emr.html

 


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Miscellaneous

Consumer Information Center
www.pueblo.gsa.gov/

Department of the Treasury
www.ustreas.gov/

Legislative Information
https://congress.gov/

Social Security Administration Home Page
www.ssa.gov/

U.S. Census Bureau Home Page
www.census.gov/

U.S. House of Representatives
http://www.house.gov/

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
www.sec.gov/

U.S. Senate
www.senate.gov

The White House
www.whitehouse.gov/