General health information:
U.S. National Library of Medicine's MedlinePlus offers information on health topics, drugs and supplements, diseases and conditions.
WebMD offers health information, tools, and and online communities.
My Online Wellness provides health information, tools and videos on a wide variety of medical topics
Family Doctor provide scientifically accurate information from a family medicine perspective to improve the health of all individuals and communities.
Care for Elders is a Houston-based partnership focused solely on elder care issues.
Healthy IDEAS an evidence-based program that integrates depression awareness and management into existing case management services provided to older adults.
Aging & Senior Health Community is an online community on the WellSphere.com site.
Ability Magazine is a leading magazine covering health, disability, and more.
Natural Standard provides evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies.
Guidelines for Reducing Bed Bug Risk During Home Visits
Note: these links are provided for informational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for medical advice. Any concerns or questions you have about your health should be discussed with a qualified health provider.
Fall and Injury Prevention:
Oklahoma State Department of Health
Caring.com equips family caregivers to make better decisions, save time and money, and feel less alone -- and less stressed -- as they face the many challenges of caregiving.
Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) is a public voice for caregivers, illuminating the daily challenges they face, offering them the assistance they so desperately need and deserve, and championing their cause through education, services, research and advocacy.
Alzheimer's Association is a national organization that provides information, tools and resources
Guideline for Alzheimer's Disease Management by the California Council of the Alzheimer's Association
Polypharmacy in Older Adults by the University of Chicago provides informational tools on polypharmacy for older adults, caregivers and providers.
Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Costs is a program of the Social Security Administration to provide additional assistance related to a Medicare prescription drug program.
The CDC's Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO) is working to implement policy and environmental strategies to make healthy eating and active living accessible and affordable for everyone.
The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute provides a useful online BMI calculator to assist in calculating body mass index.
Disease Management Guidelines and Member Tools:
Congestive Heart Failure - Disease Management Guidelines (.pdf, 5 pp, 183 KB)
Congestive Heart Failure- member tools
COPD Medications (.pdf, 2 pp, 25 KB)
COPD Consumer Tools (.pdf, 12 pp, 439 KB)
COPD - Disease Management Guidelines (.pdf, 5 pp, 76 KB)
Stages of COPD (.pdf, 2 pp, 30 KB)
Diabetes - Disease Management Guidelines (.pdf, 4 pp, 177 KB)
Diabetes Member Tools (.pdf, 13 pp, 498 KB)
HIV/Aids - Disease Management Guidelines (.pdf, 5 pp, 179 KB)
Pressure Sore Prevention - Disease Management Guidelines (.pdf, 2 pp, 154 KB)
Time Management Recommended Reading (.pdf, 1 pp, 18 KB)
Wound Care - Disease Management Guidelines (.pdf, 4 pp, 169 KB)