Most databases, electronic journals, and electronic books are restricted to Providence-Providence Park Hospital staff, faculty and students. If you want to access PPPH Medical Library resources off campus you need an OpenAthens account.
If you do not have an Athens account, complete and return the OpenAthens request form. when your account has been created you will receive an email asking you to verify your account and choose your password.
To access Athens off site, simply go to the Athens web site (http://www.openathens.net) and login with your username and password. Or, if you are at a site and have not logged into Athens, find and click on a "log on" link and choose OpenAthens.
NOTE: Only medical students rotating at Providence Hospital for 6 months or longer will be given an OpenAthens account.
NOTE: In order to create a MyAccess profile you MUST be at a standard computer WITHIN Ascension Providence (either campus).
*** If you have an OpenAthens account, you do NOT need to create an account with AccessMedicine to access this resource remotely., though you do need one to use certain features, such as study tools ***
From the library's web site go to the Library Resource box and click on AccessMedicine. Alternatively, you can go to their web site directly by using the following link: https://accessmedicine.mhmedical.com/.
Click on the Sign In link, then chose Sign In or Create a MyAccess Profile.
From the Pop Up window select the Create a Free MyAccess Profile button.
Complete the profile as instructed and when finished select the Create Profile button.
Alternatively, once you click on the Sign In link, you can chose the Sign in via OpenAthens link. If you do not have an OpenAthens account fill out and send in the OpenAthens request form.
NOTE: In order to create a ClinicalKey Account you MUST be at a standard computer WITHIN Ascension Providence (either campus).
*** If you have an OpenAthens account, you do NOT need to create an account with ClinicalKey to access this resource remotely. ***
From the library's web site go to the Library Resource box and click on ClinicalKey. Alternatively, you can go to their web site directly by using the following link: https://www.clinicalkey.com
Click on the Register link.
Complete the registration form as indicated and click on the register button to complete the process.
NOTE: In order to create a MedOne Neurosurgery Account you MUST be at a standard computer WITHIN Ascension Providence (either campus).
NOTE: The app gives you access ONLY to the following AccessMedicine resources:
For full access to AccessMedicine, log into the site through OpenAthens.
The EBSCOhost app is authorized to access the profile from which you emailed yourself the authentication key - for a period of nine months.
After nine months you must perform the authorization process again.
The STAT!Ref mobile app is available for iOS and Android devices.
Download the STAT!Ref Mobile App for free from the iTunes Store
Download the STAT!Ref Mobile App for free from the Google Play Store
How to Authenticate
In order to use the STAT!Ref Mobile App you must have a personal STAT!Ref account. This will allow you to access content thought the Library's subscription.
Activating the Temporary Login Account will give you the ability to login the Library's STAT!Fef subscription using the same username and password as you used for MySTAT!Ref account.
Accessing Content on a Mobile Device
To access content on your mobile device, open the STAT!Ref app on the device then login using the username and password for your MySTAT!Ref account.
Authentication for the STAT!Ref Mobile App must be renewed after 180 days. To renew, follow the instructions listed under How to Authenticate.
The following sites don't have mobile apps (or only have apps on limited platforms). The web sites for these resources are reactive, meaning they reformat to optimally display on your device. Bookmark the OpenAthens web site on your device(s) and use it to access the following resources: