HealthAugust 04, 2010

Lippincott’s Nursing Procedures and Skills’ expert clinical content

The subscription-based, online service provides checklists and competency tests for procedures to help verify the staff’s competence.

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins announced today that Lippincott’s Nursing Procedures and Skills is now optimized for Apple® web-enabled devices, offering nurses convenient and efficient access to nearly 1,000 essential nursing procedures. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is part of [Wolters Kluwer Health], a leading provider of information and business intelligence for students, professionals, and institutions in medicine, nursing, allied health, and pharmacy.

Lippincott’s Nursing Procedures and Skills gives nurses accurate, step-by-step guidance for almost 1,000 procedures. The subscription-based, online service provides skills checklists and competency tests for each procedure to help facilities verify their staff’s competence. Each procedure undergoes a thorough annual review process to ensure the most up-to-date clinical information is provided. Facilities can customize the program and procedures to meet their needs.

An increasing number of healthcare professionals are using Web-enabled devices to improve patient care.

“Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is committed to meeting nurses’ growing technology needs by delivering trusted clinical information at the point of care,” says Judy McCann, MSN, RN, and Chief Nursing Officer at Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. “This latest enhancement will give nurses immediate access to critical procedures, quick lists and skills checklists, including videos and images from anywhere in the hospital.”

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