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Online Journals

Online Books

Clinical Databases

Literature e-Alerts

A sample of the online journals available in Health Business and Administration include:

To locate all online journals available to you, search your local library.

  • AORN Accreditation Assistant for Joint Commission Standards*

    This tool aligns Joint Commission standards with the AORN Guidelines of Ambulatory, Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, Office-Based Surgery, and Sterile Processing.
    For remote access: Create an account by clicking on Login at the top right of page and then Login or Create an Account

  • HeinOnline

    HeinOnline is a legal research collection that features full-text searching of laws and regulations, case law, treaties and agreements, scholarly legal and criminal justice periodicals, and related materials.

  • Joint Commission E-dition

    Joint Commission E-dition provides all standards and requirements for Joint Commission accreditation and certification programs.
    No remote access - Available only on the VA network

  • PubMed

    PubMed provides over 33 million citations for biomedical literature, including MEDLINE, life science journals and ebooks.

Please check with your local library for additional databases in your subject area.

Prepared by professional librarians in the VA Library Network and delivered straight to your inbox, Literature e-Alerts help you stay up-to-date on the latest developments in selected fields, better equipping you to perform your work at VA and serve our nation's Veterans. Upon receipt of the alerts, subscribers will need to work with their local library staff to obtain full-text articles.

Topics of interest include:

  • Discharge Planning
  • Ethics
  • High Reliability Organizations
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Veterans Affairs Media Summary and News Clips (Briefs and Clips)

To sign up to receive these alerts or other of interest on a regular basis, please complete the form found on the National Desktop Library.