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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
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.

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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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Integrated Micromedex

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Integrated Micromedex in Epic Overview Epic users Web Seminars (Recorded)

Format: Recorded Web Semimar

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

This short webinar will review the locations in the Epic System that Integrated Micromedex content can be accessed.

Integrated Micromedex in Epic enables clinicians to access Clinical Decision Support when and where they need it.

 

 

 

Integrated Micromedex in Meditech Overview Meditech users Web Seminars (Recorded)

Format: Recorded Web Seminar

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

This short webinar will demonstrate Integrated Micromedex access in the Meditech system.
Integrated Micromedex in Meditech enables clinicians to access Clinical Decision Support when and where they need it.

 

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Formulary

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Micromedex® Formulary® - Overview for End Users Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Hands-on Tutorials (Interactive, Narrated)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 12 minutes

This course will teach you the basic features of the Formulary system. You will learn how to use the Search tab to find drugs by product name, search products by therapeutic class using the Therapeutic Classes tab, navigate the Pharmacy Information tab to get up-to-date news, events, and protocols.

 

Objectives

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

  • Navigate the Formulary interface

  • Use Formulary to get immediate, up-to-date prescribing information at your facility

Micromedex® Formulary® - Overview for Administrators Administrators Video Demonstration

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 24 minutes

This course is for formulary administrators and presents an overview of the features and functionality in the Micromedex Formulary Management Administration application. You will learn about all the tools you need for creating and maintaining a complete and up-to-date formulary for all the prescribing clinicians at your facility, including creating and editing formularies and the items on your formularies.

 

Overview for Administrators Administrators Web Seminars

Format: Web Seminars

Audio: Conference Line Details provided in email invitation

Running Time: approximately 2 hours

The Micromedex® Formulary for Administrators is a recommended first step for administrators in helping you establish the knowledge needed to manage the advanced features of the system. The live, online training session offers instruction for using the tabs and functionality of the interface, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives

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

  • Navigate the Formulary interface
  • Use the online formulary management tool to manage facility-wide formulary information
Instructor Guide Instructors and Trainers 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 Formulary Management that will be relevant and informative to end users of the application.

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Kinetidex

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Pharmacokinetic Drug Dosing Program Kinetidex Administrators and Clinician Users
Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 24 minutes

The Pharmacokinetic Drug Dosing Program video demonstration will provide you with an overview of the Micromedex Kinetidex System and is ideal for new users. By the end of this demonstration, you will learn how to use the Administrator Utility Database to manage drug defaults and organizational settings, as well as use the Pharmacokinetic Program to manage patient-specific data, evaluate population- and patient-specific drug dosing recommendations, and provide pharmacokinetic consults for narrow therapeutic index drugs.

 

Objectives

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

  • Manage drug defaults and organizational settings in the Kinetidex System via the Administrator Utility Database

  • Manage patient-specific data, evaluate population- and patient-specific drug dosing recommendations, and provide pharmacokinetic consults in the Kinetidex System via the Pharmacokinetic Program

 

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NeoFax and Pediatrics

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Micromedex NeoFax and Pediatrics - Overview            

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

Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 21 minutes

NeoFax and Pediatrics is a solution that provides clinicians with tools to efficiently and safely manage complex scenarios for neonatal and pediatric patients. This video demonstration showcases the NeoFax and Pediatric Drug Monographs, Enteral Formulas, and Drug Dosing Calculators, and is ideal for new user. 

 

Objectives

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

  • Use the Drug Monographs tab to view off-label focused, population-specific drug information for the neonatal or pediatric population

  • Use the Enteral Formulas tab to view the nutritional information for enteral formulas

  • Use the Calculators tab to access drug-, age-, and indication-specific drug dose recommendations and calculations.

Drug Monographs

Point-of-care clinicians (Neonatologists & Pediatricians), Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstrations

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

NeoFax and Pediatrics is a solution that provides clinicians with tools to efficiently and safely manage complex scenarios for neonatal and pediatric patients. This video demonstration showcases the NeoFax and Pediatric Drug Monographs, and is ideal for new user. You will learn how to use the Drug Monographs to view off-label focused, population-specific drug information for the neonatal or pediatric population (depending on your subscription). 

Objectives

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

  • Use the Drug Monographs tab to view off-label focused, population-specific drug information for the neonatal or pediatric population

Enteral Formulas

Point-of-care clinicians (Neonatologists & Pediatricians), Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 2 minutes

NeoFax and Pediatrics is a solution that provides clinicians with tools to efficiently and safely manage complex scenarios for neonatal and pediatric patients. This video demonstration will teach you how to use the Enteral Formulas tab to view the nutritional information for enteral formulas, and is ideal for new users. The application provides the ability to compare the nutritional content of up to three different enteral formulas side-by-side.

 

Objectives

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

  • View the nutritional information for Enteral Formulas

  • Use the Enteral Formulas tab to compare the nutritional content of up to three different enteral formulas side-by-side

Dosing Calculator Point-of-care clinicians (Neonatologists & Pediatricians), Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 11 minutes

NeoFax and Pediatrics is a solution that provides clinicians with tools to efficiently and safely manage complex scenarios for neonatal and pediatric patients. The NeoFax and Pediatrics Dosing Calculators provide greater clinical accuracy and reliability in drug dosing, reduction of preventable drug dosing errors, and enhanced clinical knowledge of neonatal and pediatric drug information. This video demonstration showcases the drug dosing calculator features and functionality in the NeoFax and Pediatrics Drug Information Solution, and is ideal for new users.

 

Objectives

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

  • Use the Calculators tab to access drug, age and indication-specific drug dose recommendations and calculations

 

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Pharmaceutical Knowledge

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Scientific Information User  
Researchers, Medical Librarians, Scientific Information Specialists, Encoders, Pharmacovigilance Specialists, Drug Safety Managers, and Medical Information Specialists Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 6 minutes

The Micromedex® Pharmaceutical Knowledge video demonstrations will provide you with an overview of Micromedex® Pharmaceutical Knowledge, and is ideal for new users. By the end of this demonstration, you will become familiar with the new, tailored Micromedex interface. You will learn how to use the advanced searching features, as well as compare and aggregate results with other information resources. The Tools provided in Pharmaceutical Knowledge such as the Advanced Drug Search, Drug Identification, Drug Comparison, and Tox & Drug Product Lookup provide the user with quick and easy access to the information they seek.

 

Objectives

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

  • Navigate the Micromedex® Pharmaceutical Knowledge interface

  • Use the Advanced Search features

  • Compare and aggregate results with other information resources

Medical Dictionary Analyst (encoding) Researchers, Medical Librarians, Scientific Information Specialists, Encoders, Pharmacovigilance Specialists, Drug Safety Managers, and Medical Information Specialists Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 6 minutes

The Micromedex® Pharmaceutical Knowledge video demonstrations will provide you with an overview of Micromedex® Pharmaceutical Knowledge, and is ideal for new users. By the end of this demonstration, you will become familiar with the new, tailored Micromedex interface. You will learn how to use the advanced searching features, as well as compare and aggregate results with other information resources. The Tools provided in Pharmaceutical Knowledge such as the Advanced Drug Search, Drug Identification, Drug Comparison, and Tox & Drug Product Lookup provide the user with quick and easy access to the information they seek.

 

Objectives

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

  • Navigate the Micromedex® Pharmaceutical Knowledge interface

  • Use the Advanced Search features

  • Compare and aggregate results with other information resources

Overview Information on Marketed Drugs Pharmaceutical Professionals Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 8 minutes

Your Go-To Resource for Information on Marketed Drugs

This video demonstration showcases the Micromedex Pharmaceutical Knowledge platform, the solution for trusted evidence and global guidance with a pharmaceutical perspective. In this lesson, you will learn how the advanced searching, drug results comparison, and aggregation with other information resources in Micromedex Pharmaceutical Knowledge make it easy for Pharmaceutical Professionals to find the answers they need. By the end of this session, you will have a greater understanding of how the Micromedex Pharmaceutical Knowledge platform can serve as Your Go-To Resource for Information on Marketed Drugs.

 

Objectives

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

  • Use the Micromedex Pharmaceutical Knowledge platform as a resource to find information on marketed drugs

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RED BOOK

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RED BOOK Online®: Overview Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 12 minutes

This course describes RED BOOK Online, an electronic version of our trusted source of drug information. You will learn how to navigate the multiple RED BOOK delivery options, how to identify, analyze, and compare drug products approved by the FDA.

 

Objectives

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

  • Demonstrate how to access the RED BOOK Online Search Results page

  • Perform a product name search, view the product results page, print page results, and export data to Excel reports

  • Demonstrate the manufacturer search to view manufacturer products and access manufacturer details

  • Demonstrate how to access product details, including price changes, new package information, active ingredient information

  • Perform an NDC/HRI/UPC search and view product details

  • Create a custom list using the custom list manager function, save the list, and view the saved list

RED BOOK Online®: Custom List Manager Point-of-care clinicians (Nurses & Doctors), Pharmacists, Medical Librarians, Educators Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 10 minutes

This course provides an overview of the RED BOOK Online Customer List Manager. The Customer List Manager gives you the ability to create and edit a list of products for tracking purposes, and save a list of products for easily retrieval. By the end of this demonstration, you will learn how to use the RED BOOK Online Customer List Manager to review pricing and accuracy for products, monitor competitive pricing, and verify pricing accuracy.

Objectives

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

  • Use the RED BOOK ONLINE Custom List Manager to create, edit, and save a list of products

  • Retrieve the list and run RED BOOK ONLINE search on the list of products without having to recreate the list each time


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Micromedex® Patient Connect Suite

Micromedex CareNotes

 

 

Title
Audience
Format
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Hot Lists Administrators Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes. Closed Captioning (CC) included

Running Time: approximately 17 minutes

This course demonstrates how to use the CareNotes System for Administration to organize frequently used documents into groups called Hot Lists at your facility. You will learn how to create, edit and publish Hot Lists, which give clinicians the ability to quickly access a set of documents that are normally distributed to patients for a condition, illness, procedure, etc. The hands-on interactive course offers instruction for the individuals responsible for creating, administering, and overseeing the patient education materials, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives

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

  • Use the CareNotes Administration System to create, edit, and publish Hot Lists

  • Teach your staff to use Hot Lists

Medication Essential Fact Sheets  End User & Admininistrators Video Demonstrations  

Format: Video Demonstrations

Audio: Yes. 

Running Time: approximately 7 minutes

Every day, hospitals are working on strategies to improve the quality of care and experiences of their patients. Hospitals understand the correlation between patient experience and patient satisfaction. Patients who are satisfied with their hospital experience and receive high patient education are more likely to give a favorable rating to their hospital and have better outcomes.

This course highlights a new feature in the CareNotes System designed to help you increase patient satisfaction and boost medication-related Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems, commonly referred to as: HCAHPS scores. Medication Essential Fact Sheets are consistent and concise, easy-to-read medication education handouts that complement patient education and help patients understand important information about their prescription, such as why it has been prescribed and the possible side effects.

 

Objectives

With Medication Essential Fact Sheets you could:

  • Improve the patient experience
  • Increase patient satisfaction
  • Help maximize reimbursements
  • Improve your hospital's reputation.
 
Images, Headers and Footers Administrators Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes. Closed Captioning (CC) included

Running Time: approximately 16 minutes

This course demonstrates how to use the CareNotes System for Administration to add pictures, graphics, and images to documents to further enhance patient comprehension. You will learn how to build a library of images, as well as add headers and footers to patient education documents. The hands-on interactive course offers instruction for the individuals responsible for creating, administering, and overseeing the patient education materials, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives

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

  • Use the Images tab in the CareNotes Administration System to build a library of image files to use in SaveNotes, as well as document headers and footers

  • Add headers and footers to your patient education documents for valuable brand recognition and identity such as a corporate or hospital logo

{Integrated Platform}: Protected Health Information (PHI) Sections Administrators Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes. Closed Captioning (CC) included

Running Time: approximately 9 minutes

Micromedex CareNotes® (Integrated Platform) for Administrators

This course demonstrates how customers that integrate Micromedex CareNotes with their hospital information system (HIS) can use the CareNotes System for Administration to insert Protected Health Information (PHI) directly in their patient education documents. You will learn how to create Protected Health Information (PHI) headers and footers, and add these (PHI) headers and footers with patient-specific information directly into patient education documents. The hands-on interactive course offers instruction for the individuals responsible for creating, administering, and overseeing the patient education materials, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives

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

  • Create Protected Health Information (PHI) Headers and Footers

  • Add (PHI) Headers and Footers to patient education documents

Locations & Properties Administrators Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes. Closed Captioning (CC) included

Running Time: approximately 20 minutes

This course demonstrates how to use the CareNotes System for Administration to manage locations and properties (global parameters) at your facility. You will learn how to create and customize locations, use the Locations page, and use the Properties tab to customize the parameters and settings that govern the Location. The hands-on interactive course offers instruction for the individuals responsible for creating, administering, and overseeing the patient education materials, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives

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

  • Manage Locations and Properties

  • Create and customize Locations

  • Use the Properties tab to customize settings that govern the Location

SaveNotes - Creating Customized Patient Education Documents Administrators Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes. Closed Captioning (CC) included

Running Time: approximately 33 minutes

This 4-part course demonstrates how to use the CareNotes System for Administration to customize documents to reflect your facility’s protocols. You will learn how to create and customize locations, use the Locations page, and use the Properties tab to customize the parameters and settings that govern the location, create SaveNotes from scratch and existing documents, edit properties of a SaveNote, and publish a SaveNote. The hands-on interactive course offers instruction for the individuals responsible for creating, administering, and overseeing the patient education materials, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives

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

  • Manage Locations and Properties

  • Create and customize Locations

  • Use the Properties tab to customize settings that govern the Location

  • Create a new SaveNote from scratch

  • Create a SaveNote based on an existing title and document

  • Use the Edit a Document feature to edit SaveNotes.

  • Edit Title, Document and other properties of SaveNotes

  • Use the Edit a Document feature to edit SaveNotes

  • Publish a SaveNote

Basic Navigation & Keyword Searching End Users Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 10 minutes

This course will teach you how to navigate the common elements of the CareNotes patient education system. You will learn how to use the basic features and functionality of CareNotes, including keyword searching to find the patient education documents you need.

 

Objectives

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

  • Understand how to use the CareNotes system

  • Use keyword searching to find patient education documents

Care & Condition Titles, Drug Titles, & Lab Titles End Users Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

This course will teach you how to browse and search for Care & Condition, Drug Titles, and Lab Titles by type.

Objectives

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

  • Perform a search for Care & Condition Titles

  • Perform a search for Drug Titles

  • Perform a search for Lab Titles

Hot Lists End Users Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 5 minutes

This course will teach you how to utilize and navigate Hot Lists at your institution, and how to view patient education.

Objectives

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

  • Basic concepts for Hot Lists

  • How to navigate Hot Lists

Print Lists End Users Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 11 minutes

This course will teach you how to view patient education, print multiple patient-specific patient education documents, and customize patient education materials to distribute via print or email.

 

Objectives

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

  • Print multiple patient-specific patient education documents
  • Customize patient education materials to distribute via print or email
Conversion Calculator End Users Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 3 minutes

This course will teach you how to use the Conversion Calculator to calculate dosage by converting Pounds to Kilograms, Inches to Centimeters, Fahrenheit to Celsius.

Objectives

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

  • Calculate dosage by converting Pounds to Kilograms, Inches to Centimeters, Fahrenheit to Celsius

CareNotes (Online): Overview for End Users End Users Video Demonstrations

Format: Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 18 minutes

This video demonstration covers the general functionality, features and basic functions found in CareNotes, and is ideal for new users. The CareNotes Overview for End Users is a recommended first step for beginners, and for established end users to introduce the CareNotes Work Flow and to increase knowledge of the general functionality, features and basic navigation for the CareNotes interface. This video demonstration will offer instructions on utilizing the CareNotes Work Flow, as well as instruction for using the tabs, printing and functionality of the CareNotes Online interface.

 

Objectives

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand how to use the CareNotes system workflow and general functionality

  • Search CareNotes for patient education materials on: Care & Condition, Drug, or Labs

  • Provide patients with complete, easy to understand patient education documents

  • Customize printed documents by including items such as: patient & caregiver information, special instructions, headers & footers, etc.

Overview for End Users End Users Web Seminars

Format: Web Seminars

Audio: Conference Line Details provided in email invitation

Running Time: approximately 2 hours

The CareNotes System for End Users is a recommended first step for beginners and new users in establishing knowledge of the general functionality, features and basic navigation for the CareNotes interface. The live, online training session offers instruction for using the tabs and functionality of the interface, and is ideal to jump-start beginners and new users through its pointed explanations and software demonstration.

 

Objectives:

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

  • Understand how to use CareNotes

  • Search CareNotes for patient education materials on: Care & Condition, Drug, or Labs

  • Provide patients with complete, easy to understand patient education documents

  • Customize printed documents by including items such as: patient & caregiver information, special instructions, headers & footers, etc.

Overview for Administrators Administrators Web Seminars

Format: Web Seminars

Audio: Conference Line Details provided in email invitation

Running Time: approximately 2 hours

The CareNotes System for Administrators - Overview is a recommended first step for individuals with CareNotes administrator privileges to establish the knowledge needed to manage the advanced features of the CareNotes system. This live, online training session offers instruction for the CareNotes Administrator on how to create, administrate, and oversee the patient education materials available in the CareNotes System. It is an ideal webinar to familiarize new CareNotes Administrators with the advanced feature of the CareNotes system with software demonstrations and explanations of the processes utilized in the CareNotes system.
           

Objectives:

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

  • Customize CareNotes patient education documents from scratch
  • Use the image library to add illustrations and pictures into documents
  • Create Hot Lists for quick print and retrieval requests
  • Customize patient education documents with headers and footers for consistent presentation
  • Suppress Documents
Instructor Guide Instructors and Trainers 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 CareNotes that will be relevant and informative to end users of the application.               

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SmartEngage

Title
Audience
Format
Register
A.D.A.M Health Solutions Client Configuration Tool- User Guide Administrators Client Configuration Tool User Guide

 

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McKesson/Paragon

Title
Audience
Format
Register
Patient Education Workflow - Patient Education from Micromedex CareNotes McKesson/Paragon Users Hands-on Tutorials (Interactive, Narrated)

Format: Hands-On Tutorials (Interactive)

Audio: Yes

Running Time: approximately 27 minutes

This course demonstrates how to use the Patient Education Workflow in McKesson/Paragon to retrieve Patient Education from Micromedex CareNotes.

 

Objectives:

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

  • Use the McKesson/Paragon Web Station for Physicians to search for Patient Education from Micromedex Solutions

  • Use the McKesson/Paragon Clinical CareStation to search for Patient Education from Micromedex Solutions

  • Use the McKesson/Paragon Emergency Department Management (EDM) to search for Patient Education from Micromedex Solutions

 

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Custom Training Programs

Title
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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