Covenant Libraries
The Latest Technology in the Hands of Experts Who Care.
Covenant HealthcareNavigation Bar

Quick Search
Welcome to Covenant Libraries

Medical Abbreviations:

Internet (Google):

Medical Abbreviations for Palm Pilot

More Information

Database Login:
  · HWRC
  · MD Consult
  · Ovid Online
  · STAT!Ref
  · UpToDate

CovCAT Online Catalog

A valid User ID and password are required to access the databases listed.


Health Information for the Public

Dictionaries & Texts     Health Topics    Drug Information    Medical Tests & Procedures     Find a Physician

Dictionaries and Texts


Health Topics

    The National Library of Medicine site provides access to information on conditions, diseases and wellness

  • NOAH: New York Online Access to Health
    Extensive source of patient information handouts in Spanish and English.

  • HealthFinder
    Developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, healthfinder can guide you to selected online publications, clearinghouses, databases, Web sites, and support and self-help groups as well as governement agencies and not-for-profit organizations that produce reliable information for the public. .


Drug Information


Medical Tests & Procedures

  • Diagnostic Tests   -- Harvard Medical School Family Health Guide
    Modern medicine uses many diagnostic tests. This site describes what these tests are and what they are used for.

  • Medical Test  -- Yale New Heaven Health Library
    Provides information on more than 200 common medical tests and procedures

  • Lab Test Online
    Produced by a collaboration of clinical laboratory professional societies, the Lab Test Online offers basic information on a long list of clinical tests.

  • YourSurgery.Com
    Provides information for common and specific surgical procedures.


Find a Physician

  • To find a doctor/clinic near you, contact Covenant Call Center @1-877-2-covenant.

  • AMA Physician Select
    AMA Physician Select provides basic professional information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States and its possessions, including more than 690,000 doctors of medicine (MD) and doctors of osteopathy or osteopathic medicine (DO). All physician credential data have been verified for accuracy and authenticated by accrediting agencies, medical schools, residency training programs, licensing boards, and other data sources. Search by name or specialty.

  • Health Grades
    Offers ratings and in-depth profiles that allow consumers to evaluate and select providers based on quality.


DISCLAIMER: The information provided here is for educational purposes only. Medical information changes rapidly, and therefore, some information may be out of date. We assume no liability for inaccuracies, errors, or omissions. In no way information provided here should be considered as offering medical advice.

Copyright 2001-2002 Covenant Libraries. All rights reserved.
Part of Covenant Healthcare, a member of the Wheaton Franciscan System.