NHS OpenAthens is an authentication account which allows nursing staff in England access to a wide range of quality health information resources online, including databases, e-journals and e-books. OpenAthens accounts are freely available to NHS staff and you can use your account to access the resources from anywhere via the internet. There are lots of nursing, nurse associates and healthcare assistant resources available such as databases like CINAHL and British Nursing Index and key journals such as the British Journal of Nursing and the British Journal of Healthcare Assistants, all in support of your practice, learning and CPD.
NHS staff can self-register for an account at: https://openathens.nice.org.uk
If you have any queries regarding NHS OpenAthens please contact the local OpenAthens Administrator Stephen Reid at firstname.lastname@example.org or 020 8725 5433.
Having problems registering? Watch our video tutorial opposite on how to register for an account