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Micromedex Solutions Overview

Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

 

Running Time: approximately 21 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that provides an overview of the basic features and specialized searches available in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for new users. Topics include using the dashboard, single, multiple, and brand name searches in Micromedex Solutions, drug consults, and black box warnings.

Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate Micromedex Solutions
  • Search for and find drug information
Mobile Apps



Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstration

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

 

Audio: No

 

Running Time: Approximately 2 minutes

 

Description

Mobile App with Password Demo

 

Technical Requirements
To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:
• Adobe Flash player: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

Micromedex Solutions Overview Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Live Web Seminar

Format:Live Web Seminar

Audio: No

 

Running Time: Approximately 1 hr

 

Micromedex Overview for All

Learn about Shortcuts, Mobile app info and ask questions.

 

Expanded Evidence with Regulatory Specific Labeling (Canada) Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstration

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

 

Running Time: approximately 9 minutes


Micromedex is designed to help pharmacists and clinicians around the world make informed decisions that can help improve patient safety. And soon, we're revealing new enhancements designed specifically with Canadian healthcare professionals in mind.
Expanded Evidence with Regulatory Specific Labeling (Non-Canada) Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstration

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

 

Running Time: approximately 8 minutes


Micromedex is designed to help pharmacists and clinicians around the world make informed decisions that can help improve patient safety. And soon, we're revealing new enhancements designed specifically with Canadian healthcare professionals in mind.
Streamline Your Micromedex Experience

Prospective and existing Micromedex® Solutions users Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 9 minutes

Micromedex Solutions has been recognized as Industry standard for evidence-based clinical decision support for over 40 years because we have the most comprehensive Single Source, clinically consistent content.

Over the last 18 months, we have redefined the Micromedex experience by employing newly established User Experience Design principles. As a result of this effort, we are resetting the standard for ease-of-use for clinical decision support solutions.

Now…We deliver the highest quality, most consistent, and most complete decision support content in the industry in an easy-to-use solution.

Watch this video demonstration to see how Micromedex Solutions can be a key tool to help prevent errors in the medication management continuum.

Technical Requirements
To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:
• Adobe Flash player: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

International Drug Information


Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Martindale & Index Nominum Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

 

Running Time: approximately 7 minutes

 

This hands-on, interactive tutorial covers the basic functionality and features found in Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference & Index Nominum, and is ideal for new users. Topics include finding detailed monographs and international drug and product information using Micromedex Solutions.

Objectives:                        

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Use Micromedex Solutions to find international drug information in Martindale - The Complete Drug Reference.
  • Search for international drug information available in Index Nominum.
Drug Interactions Tool


Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

 

Running Time: approximately 11 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that highlights the basic and advanced features and functionality in the Drug Interactions Tool in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for new users. Topics include building a drug profile, refining drug interaction search results, and accessing drug interactions information from the main search window.

Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Check for interacting drug ingredients and effects, as well as clinical significance
  • Identify clear, easy-to-understand interaction warnings
  • Calculate drug interactions
IV Compatibility Tool


Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

Running Time: approximately 15 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that highlights the exclusive features and functionality in the IV Compatibility tool, and is ideal for new users. Topics include using the IV Compatibility tool to identify potentially dangerous IV medication combinations, and single and multiple drug searches.

 

Objectives:

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the IV Compatibility Tool
  • Identify potentially dangerous IV medication combinations
  • Conduct single and multiple drug searches
Drug Identification Tool


Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

Running Time: approximately 9 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that highlights the features and general functionality in the Drug Identification tool, and is ideal for new users. Topics include navigating and using the Drug Identification tool to identify drugs and pharmaceutical tablets, caplets, and capsules by physical characteristics such as shape, color, pattern, or imprint code.

Objectives:

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the Drug Identification Tool
  • Identify drugs or pharmaceutical tablets, caplets, and capsules by any of their physical characteristics such as shape, color, pattern, or imprint code.
Drug Comparison Tool


Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

Running Time: approximately 6 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that highlights the exclusive features and functionality in the Drug Comparison tool, and is ideal for new users. Topics include navigating the Drug Comparison tool, and using the tool to view and compare attributes of multiple medications side-by-side.

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the Drug Comparison Tool
  • Compare attributes of multiple medications
Calculators



Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Micromedex Solutions Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that showcases the enhanced functionality and specialized features in the Calculators tool, and is ideal for new users. Topics include using the Calculators tab to find the correct medication dosage, using the dosing tools, clinical calculators, and measurement calculators.

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Access the calculators from the Tools menu

  • Use the Dosing Tools

  • Use the Clinical Calculators

  • Use the Measurement Calculators

Tour the Micromedex Solutions Homepage

Prospective and existing Micromedex® Solutions users Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 8 minutes

We understand clinicians need common questions answered quickly and accurately in order to provide the best patient care possible.

Micromedex® Solutions allows clinicians to access, search, and navigate to essential drug, disease, toxicology, and patient education information while ensuring clinical consistency across the care continuum.

This video demonstration highlights and showcases key features in Micromedex Solutions including:

  • Simpler, smarter and faster access to drug, disease, toxicology, and patient education information

  • Improved navigation and enriched interface

  • Direct access to ‘Quick’ and ‘In-Depth’ information for faster answers

  • Reference complimentary content sets from within the search results

  • Search within a results page and monograph with pinpoint specificity

Register today to learn how to Accelerate Your Experience with Micromedex Solutions!

Tour the Micromedex Solutions Homepage - Spanish

Prospective and existing Micromedex® Solutions users Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration with Spanish subtitles

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 8 minutes

We understand clinicians need common questions answered quickly and accurately in order to provide the best patient care possible.

Micromedex® Solutions allows clinicians to access, search, and navigate to essential drug, disease, toxicology, and patient education information while ensuring clinical consistency across the care continuum.

This video demonstration with Spanish subtitles highlights and showcases key features in Micromedex Solutions including:

  • Simpler, smarter and faster access to drug, disease, toxicology, and patient education information

  • Improved navigation and enriched interface

  • Direct access to ‘Quick’ and ‘In-Depth’ information for faster answers

  • Reference complimentary content sets from within the search results

  • Search within a results page and monograph with pinpoint specificity

Register today to learn how to Accelerate Your Experience with Micromedex Solutions!

Overview for Nurses

Nurses Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 23 minutes

This course consists of a video demonstration that covers the general functionality, features and tools found in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for Nurses.           

 

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate Micromedex Solutions

  • Search for and find drug information

  • Use the tools in Micromedex Solutions

Overview for Physicians

Physicians Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 20 minutes

This course consists of a video demonstration that covers the general functionality, features and tools found in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for Physicians.

 

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate Micromedex Solutions

  • Search for and find drug and disease information

  • Use the tools in Micromedex Solutions

Overview for Pharmacists

Pharmacists Micromedex Solutions Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 24 minutes

This course consists of a video demonstration that covers the general functionality, features and tools found in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for Pharmacists.

 

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate Micromedex Solutions

  • Search for and find drug information

  • Use the tools in Micromedex Solutions

Poison Center Integration

Specialists in Poison Information Toxicology Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

This course covers the refined search algorithm used in Tox & Drug Product Lookup, which provideds results with greater search specificity. You will also see demonstrations that depict the web-based application integration specially for Poison Centers.            

 

Accelerate Your Micromedex Experience
Clinicians
Physicians, Nurses Micromedex Solutions Web Seminars (Recorded)

Format:Web Seminars

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 17 minutes

This course consists of a video demonstration that covers the general functionality, features and tools found in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for Pharmacists.

Accelerate Your Micromedex® Experience: May 2015 Enhancements

It's Not Just Faster. It's Smarter.

In December of 2014 Micromedex embarked on a continuous improvement initiative focused on user experience, the first phase of which included an enriched home page.

Now, it’s time to Accelerate Your Experience.

The May 2015 enhancements deliver improved day-to-day user experiences through streamlined access to essential information and intuitive improvements in user efficiency. Enhancements to the modernized environment include:

  • Simpler, smarter and faster access:

  • Improved navigation and enriched interface

  • Direct access to ‘Quick’ and ‘In-Depth’ information for faster answers

  • Reference complimentary content sets from within the search results

  • Search within a results page and monograph with pinpoint specificity

Watch this recording to learn how to Accelerate Your Experience with Micromedex Solutions!

Topics include:

  • Mobile App Information

  • CareNotes

Accelerate Your Micromedex Experience Pharmacists Pharmacists Micromedex Solutions Web Seminars (Recorded)

Format:Web Seminars

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 17 minutes

This course consists of a video demonstration that covers the general functionality, features and tools found in Micromedex Solutions, and is ideal for Pharmacists.

Accelerate Your Micromedex® Experience: May 2015 Enhancements

It's Not Just Faster. It's Smarter.

In December of 2014 Micromedex embarked on a continuous improvement initiative focused on user experience, the first phase of which included an enriched home page.

Now, it’s time to Accelerate Your Experience.

The May 2015 enhancements deliver improved day-to-day user experiences through streamlined access to essential information and intuitive improvements in user efficiency. Enhancements to the modernized environment include:

  • Simpler, smarter and faster access:

  • Improved navigation and enriched interface

  • Direct access to ‘Quick’ and ‘In-Depth’ information for faster answers

  • Reference complimentary content sets from within the search results

  • Search within a results page and monograph with pinpoint specificity

Watch this recording to learn how to Accelerate Your Experience with Micromedex Solutions!

Topics include:
  • Mobile App Information

  • CareNotes

Instructor Guide


Instructors and Trainers Micromedex Train the Trainer Materials

This guide (PDF) contains a course developed by Truven Health Analytics to help training managers conduct effective and concise training sessions for the end users at their facility. It presents scenarios and solutions using Micromedex Solutions that will be relevant and informative to end users of the application.

Finding Treatment Guidelines & Alternative Drug Therapies (COPD Scenario)

Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Disease & Medication Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 6 minutes

This video demonstration presents a fictional scenario using a 65-year-old patient suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD).

 

 

Objectives

By the end of this demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Use Micromedex Solutions to find treatment guidelines & alternative drug therapies

In this lesson, you will learn how to find:

  • Treatment Guidelines

  • An Alternative Drug Therapy

  • Clinical Checklists with the "Always Do/Never Do" Information

  • Drug Consults

  • The Drug Comparison Tool

And, other features in Micromedex to find the answers you need to help you provide patients with the best care possible.

Identify an Unknown Medication to Support Your Decision Regarding Dosing Adjustments (Geriatric Patient Scenario)
Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Disease & Medication Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 4.5 minutes

This video demonstration presents a fictional scenario using an 84-year-old geriatric patient with Congestive Heart Failure (CHF). In this lesson, you will learn how to use the Disease Information in Micromedex Solutions to diagnose, treat, and help with decisions on whether or not to admit a patient.

 

Objectives

By the end of this demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Use the evidence-based drug comparison information in Micromedex Solutions to identify unknown medications and support your decisions regarding dosing adjustments.

  • Use the features in Micromedex to find the answers needed to help you provide patients with the best care possible.

You will see examples of how to use:

  • The Drug Identification Tool to identify an unknown home medication by its physical properties
  • The Drug Comparison Tool to find information to assist with treatment decisions
Supporting Your Diagnosis and Treatment Decisions (PTSD Scenario)

Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Disease & Medication Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 3.5 minutes

This video demonstration presents a fictional scenario using a 26-year-old patient suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

 

Objectives

By the end of this demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Use the evidence-based disease information in Micromedex Solutions to make informed decisions regarding diagnosis, treatment, and patient admittance.

In this lesson, you will learn how to use:

  • Micromedex Solutions to make informed decisions when it comes to diagnosing, treating, and deciding whether or not to admit a patient.
  • Search features in Micromedex to find disease and medication information
Providing Clinical Counseling and Patient Instructions (Nursing Scenario)

Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Disease & Medication Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 11 minutes

This video demonstration presents three fictional scenarios featuring a 35-year-old appendectomy. In these lessons, you will learn how the patient education, drug, and IV compatibility information available in the Clinical Knowledge and Patient Connect Suites can help you care for your patients.

Objectives

By the end of this demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Use Micromedex Solutions and Micromedex CareNotes for medication management and patient education – across the entire continuum of care.

You will see examples of how to use:

  • CareNotes for patient education documents
  • Micromedex Solutions to find answers to drug related questions
  • Clinical Teaching and patient instructions

This course consists of 3 scenarios:

  • Scenario 1: Patient Education with Micromedex® CareNotes®
  • Scenario 2: Drug Dosing & IV Compatibility
  • Scenario 3: Counseling the Patient

A Typical Day in the Life of a Pharmacist (Pharmacist Scenario)

Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Disease & Medication Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 7 minutes

This video demonstration presents a fictional scenario of a Day in the Life of a Pharmacist.

Objectives

By the end of this demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Use the industry standard, evidence-based, clinical decision support resources in Micromedex Solutions to make accurate clinical decisions.

In this lesson, you will learn how to use:

  • The tools in Micromedex to make clinical decisions with confidence
  • The search features in Micromedex
  • The Drug Comparison Tool
  • And other features in Micromedex Solutions to find the answers you need to help you provide patients with the best care possible
Supporting Pharmacists With Drug Shortage Mitigation Planning and Decisions (Pharmacist Scenario)

Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Disease & Medication Management Video Demonstrations

Format:Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 4 minutes

This video demonstration presents a fictional scenario of a Pharmacy staff tasked with finding alternative therapies for a drug that is not currently available.

 

Objectives

By the end of this demonstration, you will be able to:

  • Use the industry standard, evidence-based, clinical decision support resources in Micromedex Solutions to make accurate clinical decisions.

In this lesson, you will learn how to use:

  • The tools in Micromedex to make clinical decisions with confidence

  • The search features in Micromedex

  • The Drug Comparison Tool

  • And other features in Micromedex Solutions to find the answers you need to help you provide patients with the best care possible

Micromedex Solutions: Toxicology Information


Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators

Toxicology Management

Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format:Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: No

Running Time: approximately 18 minutes

This course is a hands-on, interactive tutorial that covers the features and functionality in the Tox & Product Lookup Tool, and is ideal for new users. Topics include navigating the Tox & Product Lookup Tool, and using it to find toxicological information by Product or Substance Name, Code, Product ID and Active Ingredient.

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the Tox & Product Lookup Tool

  • Finding Toxicology Information Using the Search Window

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Custom Training Programs

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Audience
Product
Online/On-site Micromedex Clinical Knowledge & Patient Connect Suite Users Micromedex Clinical Knowledge, Patient Connect Suite

Your Client Services Manager can develop personalized training based on your audience and conduct online web seminars. Based on your input, we design training and cover topics most relevant to the users at your facility. Training includes:

 

  • Searches

  • Search tips and shortcuts

  • Demonstration of features and functionality

 

If customized online training is what you are looking for, we would be happy to speak with you and create a program that will fulfil your training needs exactly. Complete the Training Support form and provide us with some information to help us create the right training solution for you and your organization.

 

 

*Charges may apply

 

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