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Quick Tips


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 IV Compatibility
4 min Video Demonstration

Description: Learn how to use the IV Compatibility app within Micromedex. You can easily find drug compatibility and IV fluid information. Audience: Pharmacist, Nursing, Physicians Objectives: After watching this short video, you will be able to search for IV compatibility as well as single drug IV compatibility.

Technical Requirements
To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 Opioid Dose Conversion
3 min Video Demonstration

Description: Looking for an Opioid Dose Conversion table? This short video will show you two ways to locate it quick and easily.

Technical Requirements
To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 Your 24/7 Access to Training  5 min Video Demonstration

Description: Whether you’re looking for a live and interactive web session, an on-demand video, basic training 101 or expert-level tips and tools --- The Micromedex Solutions training page - makes it quick and easy to find exactly the training you need to help you realize the most from Micromedex Solutions in your day-to-day tasks. 

Our training – on Your schedule! Come visit Soon!

Technical Requirements
To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 Extravasation Information  2 min Video Demonstration 

Description: Learn where to find Extravasation Information within Micromedex . Audience: Pharmacist, Nursing, Physicians.

Objectives: After watching this short video, you will be able to find Extravasation Information quickly. 

Technical Requirements
To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 Intelligent Search
3 min
Video Demonstration

Description: Learn how to quickly find information in Micromedex with our Intelligent Search Function.

Objectives: After watching the short video demo you will be able to use Intelligent Search Function to find exactly what you are looking for quickly and easily.

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 Mobile Apps 2 min
Video Demonstration

Description: Mobile App with Password Demo

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 

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Overviews

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Overview for Nurses 23 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

  • http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
Expanded Evidence with Regulatory Specific Labeling (Non-Canada)
8 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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.

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Overview for Pharmacists
24 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Overview for Physicians
20 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Micromedex Solutions Overview 1 hour Web Seminar (Live)

Description: Learn about specialized searches, shortcuts, exciting new enhancements as they become available, and additional training opportunities. This is also your opportunity to ask questions of a Micromedex expert as well as speak with other Micromedex users.
This course provides a complete overview of Micromedex with an opportunity to ask questions.

Objectives
After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Explore Micromedex with ease
  • Search and find drug and disease information
  • Use and understand the tools available in Micromedex
  • Download the App to your mobile device

Audio: Conference Line.

 

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Tools & Apps

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Calculators 5 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description: 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

 

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Drug Comparison Tool 6 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description: 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 medication

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Drug Identification Tool 9 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description: 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.

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Drug Interactions Tool 11 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

IV Compatibility Tool 15 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 

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Micromedex in Your Workflow

Watch these realistic but fictional videos and learn how Micromedex can provide valuable information and clinical support.

NURSES

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Providing Clinical Counseling and Patient Instructions 11 min Video Demonstration

Description 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.

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 

 

PHARMACISTS

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A Day in the Life of a Pharmacist 7 min Video Demonstration

Description 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

 

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Drug Shortage Mitigation Planning and Decisions 4 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

 

Identify an Unknown Medication to Support Your Decision Regarding Dosing Adjustments 5 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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​

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Supporting Your Diagnosis and Treatment Decisions 4 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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

Technical Requirements

To optimize your playback experience, download the latest Flash Player:

Finding Treatment Guidelines & Alternative Drug Therapies 6 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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.

 

Audio: Narration included

 

PHYSICIANS & PHARMACISTS

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Identify an Unknown Medication to Support Your Decision Regarding Dosing Adjustments 5 min Video Demonstration Description: 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​

Audio
: Narration included 
Supporting Your Diagnosis and Treatment Decisions  4 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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

Audio: Narration included 
Finding Treatment Guidelines & Alternative Drug Therapies  6 min Video Demonstration Description: 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.

 

Audio: Narration included

 

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Toxicology

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Micromedex Solutions: Toxicology Information 18 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description: 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

 

Audio: Narration included

Poison Center Integration 5 min Video Demonstration

Description: 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.

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

 

Audio: Narration included

 

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International

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International Drug Information 5 min Hands-On Tutorial (Interactive)

Description:  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.

 

Audio: Narration included

Expanded Evidence with Regulatory Specific Labeling (Canada)
9 min
Video Demonstration

Audio: Yes

Description: 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.

 

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Guides

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Instructor Guide PDF Guides

Description: 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.

Audio: None


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Custom Training Programs

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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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