Category: Nursing

Need a Nursing Procedure Stat!

Nursing Reference Center is a point-of-care evidence-based resource and includes:

  • Quick lessons – disease and condition overviews
  • Evidence-based care sheets – summaries about the best treatment options for diseases/conditions
  • Skills & procedures – how to perform the skill, and why the skill should be performed


Nursing Reference Center is available through Care Connect:



Nursing Reference Center is available on the library website










Download the Nursing Reference Center App from the main page 



Need more information on RGH procedures?                                                                             June Nursing Grand Rounds    Policies, Procedures, Protocols and Where to Find Them

Librarians present at local conference

Tami Hartzell, Senior Librarian

Tami Hartzell, Senior Librarian

Werner Medical Library’s librarians presented two posters  at the recent Silo Busting Bonanza, a local event featuring innovative projects from libraries located throughout Monroe County and surrounding areas.

Senior Librarian Tami Hartzell presented One Note: Orchestrating Nurse/Librarian Collaboration, a poster detailing her work with Rochester General Hospital’s nursing department to streamline the evidence based practice review process for nurses.

Karen Sampone, Librarian and Elizabeth Mamo, Library Director

Karen Sampone, Librarian, and Elizabeth Mamo, Library Director

Librarian Karen Sampone and Library Director Elizabeth Mamo presented We’re back: Librarians Return to the Reference Desk, a poster describing our return to reference desk services after a 10-year hiatus.

AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care Now Available on Library Website

A collaborative effort between Education and the Medical Library has resulted in the purchase of an electronic copy of the AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care, 6th edition.

The manual outlines nursing procedures for the critical care environment.  Each procedure is based on the latest evidence, and references supporting care recommendations are labeled with the latest AACN Evidence Leveling System to easily identify the strength of the evidence base.

AACN Procedure Manual for Critical Care is available on the library website,