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Micromedex Drug Information

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Drug Information on the Go – NOW Available IN 90 Countries

This application is not a trial. Now you can access the same content you rely on in Micromedex® on your Android device for free. Drug Information contains the industry’s most comprehensive drug information and is backed by the same thorough, unbiased editorial process as Micromedex. Now from anywhere, clinical care teams can instantly get information to support confident treatment decisions.

Drug Information is a free resource for on-the-go access to the industry’s most trusted clinical reference information, providing users the peace-of mind of knowing the information is from Micromedex, coupled with the ease of use of Android devices. An internet connection is not required, allowing for access at anytime from anywhere.

Drug Information contains concise information on 4500+ search terms, covering:

• generic names, including selected combination products
• common trade names
• therapeutic class
• black box warnings
• dosage, adult
• dosage, pediatric
• dose adjustments
• indications (differentiated as “FDA labeled” and “non-FDA labeled”)
• administration
• monitoring
• how supplied
• contraindications
• precautions
• adverse effects (separated into “common” and “serious”)
• drug interactions
• pregnancy category
• breast feeding
• mechanism of action
• pharmacokinetics
• toxicology

Micromedex Drug Interactions

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Buy Micromedex® Drug Interactions for only $9.99 per year. You will be prompted to purchase the app after your initial download. If your institution already subscribes to Micromedex then Drug Interactions is FREE.

With Drug Interactions, clinicians can check a patient’s entire medication list simultaneously for potentially harmful interactions and view severity ratings that range from contraindicated to minor. This app provides insight into:
•Why the drugs in question interact
•How the results of those interactions will present in the patient
•Recommendations for monitoring patient outcomes.

Drug Interactions is a reliable resource for on-the-go access to the industry’s most trusted clinical reference information, providing users with more informed treatment decisions at the point of care. An internet connection is not required, allowing you to make decisions with confidence at anytime, from anywhere.

Not sure if your institution subscribes to Micromedex via the internet? Check with your Chief Medical Officer, Director of Pharmacy, Medical Librarian, or anyone else at your facility responsible for clinical reference information.

If the facility you work at subscribes to Micromedex 2.0 or Micromedex 1.0 via the internet, follow these instructions to obtain a password:

1.Login to Micromedex 2.0 or 1.0 through your subscribing facility
2.Click on the “Mobile” or “Handheld PDA” link near the top of the application
3.Refer to the detailed downloading instructions, which include your password for activating the application at no charge.

If you cannot locate the “Mobile” or “Handheld PDA” link please contact support:
•Email: mdx.smartappsupport@truvenhealth.com
•Online: www.micromedex.com/support/mobilerequest

Micromedex IV Compatibility

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Buy Micromedex IV Compatibility powered by the Trissel's™ 2 Clinical Pharmaceutics Database for only $2.99 USD per year. You will be prompted to purchase the app after your initial download. If your institution already subscribes to Micromedex IV INDEX then this app is FREE.

When multiple IV medications are combined, the risk of complication is very real. Efficacy of one or more drugs can be reduced or a potentially dangerous incompatibility can occur. With this app you will have access to the largest, most comprehensive IV compatibility resource which:

Enhances patient safety by pinpointing potentially dangerous combinations
Helps clinicians interpret conflicting compatibility results by identifying contributing factors such as the physical compatibility, storage, study period, container and chemical stability
Includes drug-solution compatibility results as well as drug-drug compatibility results when creating an admixture or administering via Y-Site.

Micromedex IV Compatibility is a reliable resource for on-the-go access to the industry’s most trusted clinical reference information, providing users with more informed treatment decisions at the point of care. An internet connection is not required, allowing you to make decisions with confidence at anytime, from anywhere.

Not sure if your institution subscribes to Micromedex? Check with your Chief Medical Officer, Director of Pharmacy, Medical Librarian, or anyone else at your facility responsible for clinical reference information.

If the facility you work at subscribes to Micromedex, follow these instructions to obtain a password:

1.Login to Micromedex through your subscribing facility
2.Click on the “Mobile” or “Handheld PDA” link near the top of the application
3.Refer to the detailed downloading instructions, which include your password for activating the application at no charge.

If you cannot locate the “Mobile” or “Handheld PDA” link please contact support to receive your password:
Email: mdx.smartappsupport@truvenhealth.com
Online: www.micromedex.com/support/mobilerequest

Micromedex 360 Care Insights

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Micromedex® 360 Care Insights provides real-time patient data to the Android device of any hospital clinician - physicians, nurses, pharmacists, rapid response team members, infection control specialists, quality managers, case managers and more. From their mobile device of choice, clinicians can view detailed information about their patients that helps them make more informed treatment decisions directly at the point-of-care. This equates to more time spent on patient care and less time spent searching through paper charts, accessing multiple systems or waiting for test results to be delivered.

Micromedex 360 Care Insights continuously aggregates data from the disparate hospital information systems, giving clinicians a comprehensive view of their patients’ status at any time. Data provided includes:
- Demographics
- Vital signs
- Input/output values
- Lab results: pathology, radiology, microbiology
- Admission, discharge, transfer (ADT)
- Medication administration record (MAR)
- Transcribed reports
- Physician notes
- Insurance information
- Orders
- One-click access to evidence-based Micromedex drug and disease reference content

With Micromedex 360 Care Insights, clinicians can:

- Improve their efficiency by accessing critical patient information whenever and wherever they need it, leading to better treatment decisions
- Automatically create their patient rounding lists each day
- Use real-time clinical surveillance to identify at-risk patients, such as those susceptible to sepsis, congestive heart failure, pneumonia, MRSA, adverse drug events, etc
- Better manage patient handoffs among staff
- Improve care team coordination by sharing notes with other clinicians via a centralized patient record

Micromedex 360 Care Insights works with all core hospital information systems including Cerner, Epic, Eclipsys, GE, Meditech, McKesson and Siemens. To find out if you can access your patient’s data with 360 Care Insights at your hospital, contact us using the support link below.

Rated the Category Leader for Mobile Data Systems by KLAS Research® for eight consecutive years, 360 Care Insights is the preeminent mobile workflow solution that helps hospital clinicians improve performance. Hospitals using the 360 Care Insights platform have reported:
- A reduction in mortality of more than 38% and a reduction in sepsis mortality by 42%
- Increased cost savings of more than $39,000 per month through improved medication management
- A minimum time savings of 30 minutes per day per clinician typically spent gathering patient data
Clinical Xpert continuously aggregates data from the disparate hospital information systems, giving clinicians a comprehensive view of their patients’ status at any time. Data provided includes:
- Demographics
- Vital signs
- Input/output values
- Lab results: pathology, radiology, microbiology
- Admission, discharge, transfer (ADT)
- Medication administration record (MAR)
- Transcribed reports
- Physician notes
- Insurance information
- Orders
- One-click access to evidence-based Micromedex® drug and disease reference content

With Clinical Xpert, clinicians can:

- Improve their efficiency by accessing critical patient information whenever and wherever they need it, leading to better treatment decisions
- Automatically create their patient rounding lists each day
- Use real-time clinical surveillance to identify at-risk patients, such as those susceptible to sepsis, congestive heart failure, pneumonia, MRSA, adverse drug events, etc
- Better manage patient handoffs among staff
- Improve care team coordination by sharing notes with other clinicians via a centralized patient record

Clinical Xpert works with all core hospital information systems including Cerner, Epic, Eclipsys, GE, Meditech, McKesson and Siemens.

Pediatrics Essentials

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Buy Micromedex® Pediatrics Essentials today for only $9.99 USD per year. You will be prompted to purchase the app after your initial download. If your institution already subscribes to Micromedex Pediatrics™ then this app is FREE.

Pediatrics Essentials is a reliable resource for on-the-go access to evidence-based drug information to efficiently and safely manage drug therapy for pediatric patients. It allows clinicians to make accurate and more informed treatment decisions at the point of care, while minimizing errors in this vulnerable patient population. This pediatric-specific app has clinical value for doctors, nurses, and pharmacists. An internet connection is not required, allowing you to make decisions with confidence at anytime, from anywhere.

Truven Health Analytics is a trusted source for pediatric drug dosing, based on the strict editorial policies and practices that have guided Micromedex for more than 30 years. Evidence-based, fully referenced pediatric-specific drug information enables clinicians to make informed treatment decisions. The drug monographs cover information including: dose, administration, uses, contraindications/precautions, adverse effects, monitoring, pharmacology, special considerations/preparation, solution- and drug-drug compatibility/incompatibility information, and references. This mobile app also includes a comprehensive enteral formulas component providing nutritional information for approximately 100 different infant formulas and human milk fortifiers, and pediatric prescription enteral formulas.

Pediatrics Essentials drug information is intended for full-term babies 29 days of age and older (postnatal age) and preterm babies over 44 weeks postmenstrual age, up to 18 years of age.

Do you work at a facility that subscribes to Pediatrics Online or Premier? Check with your Chief of Pediatrics, Director of Pediatrics, Director of the PICU, Directory of Pharmacy, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, Medical Librarian, or anyone else at your facility responsible for clinical reference information.

If you work at a facility that subscribes to Pediatrics Online or Premier, FREE access to these apps requires a password. To obtain the Pediatrics password email support at mdx.smartappsupport@truvenhealth.com from an official work email address (Gmail, yahoo, hotmail, etc. will not be accepted).