Online Health Care

Read through the PPT “A Guide to Evaluating Online Health Care ResourcesPreview the document” and watch the video from the National Library of Medicine on “Evaluating Internet Health Information (Links to an external site.)” Download the “Web Evaluation Template”Preview the document to your computer Review one of the following websites Medicalnewstoday.com (Links to an external site.) Healthfinder.gov (Links to an external site.) DoctorYourself.com (Links to an external site.) AsktheDoctor.com (Links to an external site.) Medical-library.net (Links to an external site.) Evaluate the website, using the HON criteria (see website, this document, and PPT; refer to the “complete” criteria for help), by completing the template. Just put your cursor inside the box, and it will expand as you type. You must choose either “Met” or “Unmet” for each criteria and provide rationale in the appropriate box. The assignment is for you to evaluate the site and decide whether it would meet the HON criteria or not. This rationale is important to determine if you understand the criteria. Be sure to complete the “Summary & Recommendations” at the end of the template