The Consumer Health Information Resource Service assists Nebraska residents or patients receiving health care in Nebraska, and their families, in finding information on health and wellness topics.
ServicesHealth Information Requests
- A medical librarian will research health questions and compile a packet of information specific to the requestor's needs.
- The information will be sent, at no cost, by mail or email.
- Submit a question online through the CHIRS Request Form.
- Questions can also be submitted via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 402-559-6221.
Consumer Health Disclaimer:
This service is intended to provide general information for you. Only a health professional (doctor, nurse, etc.) can interpret the information for your condition and situation. Please consult your health professional on specific medical questions.
Our librarian’s role is to provide access to a range of authoritative materials, but he or she cannot be held responsible for the scientific accuracy or currency of all materials in the collection. The information conveyed by librarians does not constitute legal advice. Reference librarians will not perform research for legal cases or interpret legal materials. If legal advice is required, the patron should seek the assistance of a licensed attorney.