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May 5, 2014

Reminder: Register for the HSLM workshop and annual meeting on Friday, June 13th

Just a friendly reminder that you can still register for the HSLM workshop and annual meeting on Friday, June 13th! Please use the form at the bottom of this message to register or go directly to the form here. Please register by Tuesday, June 10th.

Agenda: 8:15-8:45 AM: Registration and light breakfast/coffee 8:45-12:45 PM: Workshop: Think Like a Doctor: Biostatistics and Informatics for Medical and Health Professionals 12:45 - 1:30: Lunch 1:30 - 3:15: HSLM Annual Meeting 3:15 - 4:00 PM: HSLM Board Meeting

Details:
Workshop: Think Like a Doctor: Biostatistics and Informatics for Medical and Health Professionals, presented by Jim Beattie, MLIS and David Frenz, MD.

Description: This highly interactive CE course will introduce health sciences librarians,practicing in hospital and academic settings, to an evidence-based curriculum that integrates basic biostatistics related to diagnostic and therapeutic clinical scenarios with libraries knowledge-based resources for medical and other health professionals. This CE experience for the 2014 Health Sciences Libraries of Minnesota annual meeting will be a practical, active learning experience that will allow attendees to apply course content to their teaching of health professionals and will help them bone up on useful biostatistics. Participants will be awarded 4 MLA CE credits.

The HSLM Annual Meeting will be held in the afternoon.

Beverages, a light continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Location: St.Catherine University Coeur de Catherine (Room TBD) 2004 Randolph Ave. St. Paul, MN 55105

Guest parking is available, free of charge, in any Faculty/Staff, Student, or General designated parking spaces during June without any special documentation. Directions to the St.Paul campus and a campus map can be found here: http://www.stkate.edu/pages/aboutstkates/locations.php

We offer this event free of charge to current HSLM members. To join HSLM or renew your membership, please fill out the form found here: http://blog.lib.umn.edu/lmcguire/hslm/2014%20HSLM%20membership%20form.doc”>2014 and mail it to the HSLM treasurer, per the instructions provided.

If you have any questions or are unable to fill out the online registration, please email Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu) or Anne Beschnett (besch015@umn.edu).with your contact information and whether or not you will need a vegetarian lunch option.

We hope to see you on June 13th! Amy Claussen and Anne Beschnett

March 25, 2014

REMINDER:Register for the MLA Webcast "Librarians Collaborating to Produce Systematic Reviews: Project Launch to Publication" on Wednesday, April 16

Just a friendly reminder! Please register for the MLA Webcast by Monday April 14th! Thanks!

Or copy and paste this link to fill out the form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1FpfTx_iamSOg1VqxBHyq1XVRjAQE7jM55ESQ7xg5CB0/viewform

If you have any questions, please contact Anne Beschnett ( besch015@umn.edu )or Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu ) Thanks!

November 11, 2013

Reminder: Please register for the MLA Webcast Nov. 20th, 2013

Just a friendly reminder to register for the MLA Webcast, Nov. 20th, 2013. If you have registered but did not receive a confirmation email, please contact me. Registration ends on Friday November 15th. Thank you! Amy Claussen

Allina Health will be hosting the Medical Library Association’s educational webcast, “Addressing Hospital Needs and Goals in the Era of the Affordable Care Act and Meaningful Use: What Librarians Need to Know” Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m, central time. As part of this programming, HSL and the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota (HSLM) will be sponsoring a lunch before the webcast. Please register for this webcast by Friday, November 15th, using the form below, and indicate if you will be joining us for lunch. There is no fee for this event.

Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1-xaWEd2FXb1QbQlAOheCxNK4KfCknswTC8Vl0jt26bU/viewform

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu).

Where: Abbott Northwestern Education Building, Watson Room. (on East 26th street between 10th Ave S. and Chicago Ave. S., next to the Piper Building)

Parking - http://www.allinahealth.org/ahs/anw.nsf/page/visitingus#parking

Campus Map to the Education Bldg - http://www.allinahealth.org/ahs/anw.nsf/page/visitingus#campus_guide

Agenda- Lunch begins at noon Webcast: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Informal discussion 2:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Webcast Description: “Affordable Care Act, meaningful use, and greater scrutiny of not-for-profit status have brought on some significant changes in the way hospitals provide health care. Hospitals must meet specific goals to avoid penalties and receive maximum reimbursement for care. They are repositioning staff and budgets to deal with these changes to improve patient care, increase patient satisfaction, and meet meaningful use of the electronic health record (her) system. Libraries are departments within the hospital, and like all other departments, they must illustrate clearly to administration specifically how they help their hospital achieve these goals. This webinar will look at these changes and how they affect our institutions and how librarians can meet them head on.” **The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under Contract No. HHS-N-276-2011-00005C with the University of Illinois at Chicago. *

October 24, 2013

Registration for the MLA Webcast: "Addressing Hospital Needs and Goals in the Era of the Affordable Care Act and Meaningful Use: What Librarians Need to Know" Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m, central time

Allina Health will be hosting the Medical Library Association’s educational webcast, “Addressing Hospital Needs and Goals in the Era of the Affordable Care Act and Meaningful Use: What Librarians Need to Know” Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m, central time. As part of this programming, HSL and the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota (HSLM) will be sponsoring a lunch before the webcast. Please register for this webcast by Friday, November 15th, using the form below, and indicate if you will be joining us for lunch. There is no fee for this event.

Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1-xaWEd2FXb1QbQlAOheCxNK4KfCknswTC8Vl0jt26bU/viewform

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu).

Where: Abbott Northwestern Education Building, Watson Room. (on East 26th street between 10th Ave S. and Chicago Ave. S., next to the Piper Building)

Parking - http://www.allinahealth.org/ahs/anw.nsf/page/visitingus#parking

Campus Map to the Education Bldg - http://www.allinahealth.org/ahs/anw.nsf/page/visitingus#campus_guide

Agenda- Lunch begins at noon Webcast: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Informal discussion 2:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Webcast Description: “Affordable Care Act, meaningful use, and greater scrutiny of not-for-profit status have brought on some significant changes in the way hospitals provide health care. Hospitals must meet specific goals to avoid penalties and receive maximum reimbursement for care. They are repositioning staff and budgets to deal with these changes to improve patient care, increase patient satisfaction, and meet meaningful use of the electronic health record (her) system. Libraries are departments within the hospital, and like all other departments, they must illustrate clearly to administration specifically how they help their hospital achieve these goals. This webinar will look at these changes and how they affect our institutions and how librarians can meet them head on.”

The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under Contract No. HHS-N-276-2011-00005C with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

February 21, 2013

REMINDER: Registration for the MLA Webcast: "Partnering to Prevent Diagnostic Error: Librarians on the Inside Track" Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Just a friendly reminder to register for this webcast by Monday, March 10th, using the form below, and indicate if you will be joining us for lunch. There is no fee for this event.

The University of Minnesota’s Bio-Medical Library will be hosting the Medical Library Association’s educational webcast, “Partnering to Prevent Diagnostic Error: Librarians on the Inside Track” on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time. As part of this programming, the University of Minnesota’s Health Sciences Libraries and the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota will be sponsoring a lunch before the webcast.

Click here for the registration form.

Or copy and paste this link into your browser: https://docs.google.com/a/umn.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dEFKaktibEo0Z0lRWjlHOTJ0bTVQcFE6MQ#gid=0

If you have any questions, please feel fee to contact Anne Beschnett (besch015@umn.edu) or Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu). Details on the webcast goals and objectives can be found below.

Agenda- Lunch begins at noon

Wraparound discussion session I 12:30 p.m., central time

Webcast 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time

Potential issues to be addressed include: Part I: Diagnostic Error a. Introduction to the problem b. Why it is different that patient safety c. Core issues: bias, human factors, blunt end, etc.

Part II: Roles That Can Drive Improvement a. Medical Doctors b. Front line informationist c. Question and answer session/panel discussion

Part III: Marketing: The New Role for the Librarian in this Work a. Solo b. Administrative/strategic c. Stories from the front line d. Question and answer session/panel discussion

Part IV: Conclusion Wraparound discussion session II 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. central time (earn up to 3 MLA CE contact hours for including wrap-around)

The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under Contract No. HHS-N-276-2011-00005C with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

May 14, 2012

Registration for HSLM Workshop and 2012 Annual Meeting

Registration for the June 15, 2012 HSLM continuing education workshop is open! Please use the form at the bottom of this message to register.

Workshop: Measuring Your Impact: Using Evaluation for Library Advocacy.

Where: Allina Hospitals & Clinics Library Services

Allina Commons, Room 008

Midtown Exchange

2925 Chicago Ave.

Minneapolis, MN 55407

Map and Directions

The HSLM Annual Meeting will be held in the afternoon. Beverages, a light continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Agenda for the Day:

8:15-8:45 AM: Registration and light breakfast/coffee

8:45 AM - 12:45 PM: Workshop

12:45 - 1:30: Lunch

1:30 - 3:30: HSLM Annual Meeting

3:30 - 4:00 PM: HSLM Board Meeting

We offer this event free of charge to current HSLM members.

Non-HSLM members may attend the workshop for $30.00. Please send checks made out to HSLM to: Doreen Roberts, Medical Librarian, St. Luke’s Hospital, 915 E. 1st St., Duluth, MN 55811

To join HSLM, please fill out the form found here or copy and paste this link into your browser: http://blog.lib.umn.edu/lmcguire/hslm/2012%20HSLM%20Membership%20renewal%20form.doc and mail it to the HSLM treasurer, per the instructions provided.

If you have any questions or are unable to fill out the online registration, please email Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu) or Anne Beschnett (besch015@umn.edu).

See you on June 15th! Amy Claussen and Anne Beschnett

May 2, 2012

Call for nominations for HSLM leadership

Call for HSLM Nominations

It is nearing time for elections for HSLM leadership. Our organization needs a Chair-Elect for the 2012-2013 term. The Chair-Elect will serve as Chair of HSLM for 2013-2014 and Chair-Emeritus in 2014-2015.

Openings for other officers include the positions of secretary and treasurer. These are two year terms.

Details of duties can be found on the HSLM blog under About HSLM, HSLM Bylaws, at http://blog.lib.umn.edu/lmcguire/hslm/about_hslm/

Please consider volunteering yourself or nominating a colleague. Please send your nominations to Chair-Emeritus Kolleen Olsen, (612-273-6595 or kolsen6@fairview.org) by May 18. Elections will be held using Survey Monkey prior to the June 15 annual meeting. Watch for that announcement.

Thanks!

Kolleen Olsen, MLIS
Manager, Fairview Medical Library
Fairview Health Services
2450 Riverside Ave MB242
Minneapolis MN 55454
612-273-6595
kolsen6@fairview.org

April 1, 2011

MLA Webcast - Shifting Skills to Navigate the Changing Horizon

The University of Minnesota's Bio-Medical Library will be hosting the Medical Library Association's educational webcast, "Shifting Skills to Navigate the Changing Horizon: Finding Our Way in New Biomedical Research and Healthcare Environments" on Wednesday, April 20, 2011, from 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

As part of this programming, the University of Minnesota's Health Sciences Libraries and the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota will be sponsoring a lunch before the webcast.

Please register for this webcast by Friday, April 15th, using the form below, and indicate if you will be joining us for lunch. There is no fee for this event.

Agenda
Lunch and informal conversation: Begins at 12:00
Webcast: 1:00-2:30

Goal
This webcast will introduce information professionals to some of the emerging trends in biomedical research and health care environments that present new opportunities for partnership, collaboration, and support. Translational science, e-science, and electronic health records are characterized by large amounts of information and data. These offer new and expanded roles for information professionals in data management, curation, sharing and integration; new models for scholarly publication; new ways to collaborate with Clinical and Translational Science Award centers and their constituents; and new opportunities to educate health and information technology professionals in the meaningful use of health information via electronic health record systems.

Program Objectives
* Provide an overview of translational science, e-science and health information resources in electronic health records, including the related trends and issues affecting information professionals
* Identify skills that information professionals need to work with researchers, information technology professionals, clinicians and community partners in these environments
* Learn about community engagement in translational science research and roles for clinicians and information professionals in this arena
* Address meaningful use of health information by patients accessing their electronic health records, as required by recent legislation to facilitate quality improvement at the point of care

For a complete webcast agenda, go to: http://www.mlanet.org/education/distance_ed/skills/agenda.html

If you have any questions, please feel fee to contact Anne Beschnett (besch015@umn.edu) or Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu). Details on the webcast goals, objectives, and agenda can be found below.

Hope to see you at the webcast!

The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Contract No. NLM-N01-LM-6-3503 with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

March 22, 2011

2011 HSLM Program Planning

On behalf of the HSLM Programming Subcommittee, we invite you to let us know which continuing education topics would be most useful to you and your staff.
Please respond by Tuesday, March 29th.
Thank you!

Anne Beschnett (besch015@umn.edu)
Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu)


October 27, 2010

MLA Webcast - ABC's of E-books

The University of Minnesota's Bio-Medical Library will be hosting the Medical Library Association's educational webcast, "ABCs of E-books: Strategies for the Medical Library" on Wednesday, November 10, 2010, from 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

As part of this programming, the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota is facilitating a pre-webcast session and lunch in conjunction with the webcast.

Agenda
11:30 - Lunch, sponsored by the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota.
12:00 - Pre-webinar session with panel speakers
1:00-2:30 - Webcast presentation

To register, please contact Anne Beschnett at besch015@umn.edu by Monday, November 8th. Please indicate whether or not you will be joining us for lunch (and if you would like to request a vegetarian meal) and the pre-webcast session.

Goal
The goal of this webcast is to familiarize information professionals with electronic books and the associated collection management issues related to various platforms, pricing models, licensing agreements, term of ownership, resource management and access methods so that they have the knowledge to make informed decisions which will best serve their constituents.

Program Objectives
-provide an overview of electronic books management in the health sciences library environment.
-highlight considerations to be made in the purchase of e-books, such as choosing a platform; individual titles versus packages; licensing issues; pricing models; terms of ownership; and site license versus concurrent users, and
-offer a discussion of related management issues for e-book collections, such as cataloging, providing subject lists and title lists, offering federated searching, and collecting usage statistics.

The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Contract No. NLM-N01-LM-6-3503 with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

If you have any questions, please do no hesitate to contact me.

Hope to see you at the webcast!

Anne Beschnett
Liaison and Outreach Librarian
Bio-Medical Library
University of Minnesota
314 Diehl Hall
505 Essex St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
besch015@umn.edu
p:612-625-9603

February 16, 2010

HSLM Programming Survey

October 14, 2009

"Cool Web 2.0 Tools" Slides Available

Melissa Rethlefsen's presentation on Cool Web 2.0 Tools at yesterday's HSLM Fall Program are available to view online.