The NHS subscribes to key healthcare databases, full text journals, e-books and more for its staff. To access these you need to have an Athens username and password. You can obtain one by self-registering at: www.evidence.nhs.uk
An Athens Self-Registration leaflet is available from the Education Centre Libraries at Good Hope, Heartlands, Solihull and Queen Elizabeth hospital
eBook titles are listed on the library catalogue www.base-library.nhs.uk. New eBooks are constantly being added, simply log on with your Athens account.
Choose your own eBooks by simply logging on with your Athens account at www.ebookcentral.proquest.com/
(Require Athens Registration)
Staff can access the following Bereavement full text electronic journals through their Athens account from the ASK Discovery Tool
Age & Ageing
Healthy Ageing & Clinical Care of the Elderly
Healthcare Counselling & Psychotherapy
HIV/AIDS - Research and Palliative Care
Journal of Pain & Symptom Management
Journal of Palliative Care
OMEGA - Journal of Death and Dying
Patient Education Counseling
This section lists some useful websites, organisations, professional bodies, and Patient information sites useful for Bereavement professionals.
ASK –UHB Discovery Tool
This is a “Google” type tool enabling a “one search” for guidelines, eBooks, eJournals and full text articles. Access via Athens
Clinical Key enables searching from a single platform across eBooks, eJournals, procedural videos, drug information, patient information and images. Access via Athens
More than 160 clinical skills procedures, all in a user-friendly illustrated format and regularly updated. Access via Athens
Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care
Palliative Care Database
A Library of published palliative care and end of life research as an annotated bibliography.
Raising awareness of dying, death and bereavement.
e-LCA (e-Learning for Healthcare)
Aims to enhance the training and education of the health and social care workforce.
Euthanasia and assisted suicide/End of life care.
A targeted “current awareness” service for high impact documents in your area.
NHS Chaplaincy Programme is part of NHS England’s drive to ensure good patient care and compliance with policy and legislation.
24/7 portal available to all NHS staff and students to access nationally procured resources.
Occupational Health and Wellbeing Service
HEFT staff are supported by wellbeing initiatives across the Trust.
SCIE (Social Care Online)
Grief, loss and bereavement evidence and practice for health and social care practitioners
The Marie Curie Palliative Care Institute
Clinical excellence and research, making a difference to dying patients globally.
TRIP is a smart, fast tool for you to find high-quality clinical research evidence. Provided by Health Education England.