Alaska Medical Library - Natural Medicines Database

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Support Phone
(907) 786-1870
Support Email
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

Alaska Medical Library
to be determined


Contact Hours: 0.83
C.E. Credit for Nursing : 0.83
This continuing nursing education activity has been approved by the Montana Nurses Association for .83 contact hours. Montana Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Training Overview Description

Natural Medicines focuses on an evidence-based approach to systematically review and critically appraise the literature related to products sold as supplements. With Natural Medicines, you can search for products associated with a specific disease or condition, a natural product name or a specific drug. Results include effectiveness ratings and potential interactions.

This interactive guide will:
-Provide an overview of important database tools, including:
Interactive Checker
Effectiveness Checker
Nutrient Depletion
Pregnancy & Lactation
Adverse Effects
-Guide you through the database to complete a search
-Ask questions that will give you an opportunity to demonstrate competence with using this tool.

You will need to register to use this database. Any healthcare provider in Alaska can register for free, instructions are included in the tutorial.

Event-specific Details

Health Information Technology
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Licensed Practical Nurse
Nurse Administrator
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Educator
Public Health Nurse
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse - CNS

Registration Information

Access the tutorial:

To receive a completion certificate, learners must answer all the questions posed throughout the tutorial.

For more information regarding contact hours, please call Kathy Murray, 907-786-1611.