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What is a Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) and Why Do You Need It?

It’s estimated that around 60% of total reference inquiries at public libraries are health information related, but studies have shown that many library professionals don’t feel adequately prepared to help patrons with the health and social issues most affecting them. This is where the Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) comes in.