The Patient Ed page in Nursing Reference Center Plus (NRC Plus) provides a specific location to search for evidence-based patient education handouts. NRC Plus contains more than 12,000 patient handouts presented in a standardized, easy-to-read format. Most patient education documents are available in Spanish and many contain detailed medical illustrations.
The Patient Ed page also offers direct access to highlighted groups of patient education content under Top Handouts.
Searching Patient Education
To search for patient education handouts:
Click the Patient Ed tab at the top of NRC Plus.
Note: Depending on your screen resolution, the Patient Ed link may be found under the More drop-down menu.
Enter terms in the Find field and click Search.
From the results page, you can limit your results by available Material Type in the column on the left.
Click on a full text link to read an item.