Patient Resources: Patient and Family Health Information Resources

Services for Patients and Families

KRS provides targeted information services for patients and families, both online and at our library sites:

  • View this guide for high quality websites and resources in a variety of topic areas, and
  • Get in-person assistance with finding and using print and electronic health information resources at the following locations:

    Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital
    Kaye Edmonton Clinic

Red Deer

Know Your Source

There is a lot of health information available on the internet. The "Know Your Source" handout provides you with a set of questions to ask yourself about a health information website to help you determine if the information is reliable and trustworthy.

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This site was built by the Alberta Government and Alberta Health Services to give Albertans one place to go for health information they can trust. Healthcare experts across the province make sure the information is correct, up to date, and written for people who live in Alberta.

You can find health topics and videos, patient care handouts, a healthcare locator to find local services, a symptom checker and much more.