Recommended Nurse Practitioner Mobile Apps
To make this easier, you can access ResU's library guides with your mobile device and click on the app links to go to the direct download page on your phone!
EPSS: Electronic Preventative Services Selector: The ePSS is an application designed to help primary care clinicians identify clinical preventive services that are appropriate for their patients. Use the tool to search and browse U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on the web or on your PDA or mobile device.
Epocrates: Search for a drug by name or drug class and then review information such as: adult and pediatric dosing, black box warnings, contradictions and cautions, adverse reactions and drug interactions, pill pictures, approximate retail drug pricing, and more. There are also dozens of medical calculators and reference tables.
iTriage: Created by two ER docs, iTriage helps you answer the questions: “What medical condition could I have?” and “Where should I go for treatment?” Save, easily access, and share the healthcare information that's most important to you. iTriage has 4.5 star rating from our millions of users in over 80 countries.
MedScape: The leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information. It provides information on Medical News: Read the latest news available across 30+ specialties, covering FDA announcements, thought leader perspectives, conference news, important journal articles, plus physician business news and tips. Drug Information and Tools: View adult and pediatric drug dosing information in seconds, check drug interactions, access medical calculators, and get health plan formulary information to support you with patient care. Disease & Condition Information: Prep for patients by reviewing clinical presentation, workup, and treatment information for 4,400+ diseases and conditions.
Micromedex App: For internet subscribers provides access to the highest quality evidence available. This app is FREE exclusively to Micromedex online subscribers, and delivers actionable recommendations beyond the package insert to find off-label indications, dosing recommendations, therapeutic class, administration, monitoring, toxicology, clinical teaching, and much more. The code to successfully download the app can be found here. (Click on mobileMicromedex on the upper left hand side)
Prognosis: Your Diagnosis: Test out your decision making skills in a risk-free environment. Assess your clinical knowledge on the go. Learn about diseases within minutes. Designed with busy physicians in mind, the app presents an engaging series of clinical case scenarios which assess the decision making skills of the player. Each scenario takes only a few minutes to play, and is accompanied by a comprehensive yet concise discussion of the diagnostic reasoning involved, and the key lessons applicable to day to day practice. All case scenarios are based on real-life patients, and have been reviewed by our editorial panel of 120+ specialist physicians spanning 27 specialties.