Value of the Health Information Profession

The health information profession provides access to and delivers important information that improves patient care and supports education, research, and publication.

Aim for Excellence

Improve the metrics you care about: your patients’ experience, the health of your community, and the per-person costs of healthcare. Research demonstrates that librarian-led information services significantly contribute to your institution’s mission.

Impact and Contribution

Research and Statistics

Health sciences librarians provide expertise in the ethical management of knowledge-based information systems that meet their institution’s information obligations. Studies have found patient care and clinical decision making is improved when health professionals use librarian-led information services and the library.