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Mobile Apps Accessible to All VHA Employees

AccessMedicineApple logoAndroid logo
Free with national subscription- Users must have an active My Access account and sign in every 90 days through your institution.

First ConsultApple logo
Free with national subscription- Delivers evidence-based medical information at the point-of-care.

Lexi-Comp DentistryBlackerry logoApple logoAndroid logoWindows logoPalm logo
Free with national subscription- Provides dental professionals with dental specific pharmacology information and drug interaction analysis tools to ensure medication safety in the dental clinic. This database also features a complete dental reference library of 12 dental textbooks.

Mosby's Nursing Consult* Apple logoAndroid logo
Free with national subscription. You must first have a personal account. To create an account go to Mosby's Nursing Consult from your desktop at your facility, click on the Create Account link on the top right, complete the registration form then create your username and password.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database Apple logoAndroid logo
Free with national subscription- Natural Medicines Comprehensive answers questions about dietary supplements and alternative therapies. The Database has information on supplements' safety, benefits, side effects, drug interactions and more.contains summaries on the effects of medications, chemicals, infections, and physical agents on pregnancy, reproduction, and development.

ReprotoxApple logoAndroid logo
Free with national subscription- Reprotox contains summaries on the effects of medications, chemicals, infections, and physical agents on pregnancy, reproduction, and development.

Visual DX Apple logoAndroid logo
Free with national subscription- Visual DX is an image-based differential diagnosis tool that is designed to help quickly identify dermatological diseases or conditions at the point of care. Includes more than 16,000 images of over 900 visually identifiable diseases, drug reactions, and infections.


 

Other Resources with Apps

DiagnosaurusBlackberry logoApple logoWindows logoPalm logo 

Free (99¢ for Apple users)- Diagnosaurus allows you to search 1000+ differential diagnoses by symptoms, diseases or organ system. Diagnosaurus 2.0 is derived from McGraw-Hill's CURRENT Consult Medicine 2007.

DynaMedBlackberry logoApple logoAndroid logoWindows logoPalm OS logo
Free with subscription.

ebrary* Apple logoAndroid logo
Free with ebrary subscription- You must first create an ebrary account and an Adobe account. Information on setting up accounts.

ePSS*  Blackberry logoApple logoAndroid logoWindows logoPalm OS logo
Free- The Electronic Preventive Services Selector (ePSS) is an application designed to help primary care clinicians identify the screening, counseling, and preventive medication services that are appropriate for their patients.

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Pocket Guide*Android logo
Free- Provides a comprehensive, quick reference that includes clinical practice guidelines for assessing and treating service members and Veterans who have sustained a mild TBI.

Natural Standard*Blackberry logoApple logoAndroid logoWindows logoPalm OS logo
Free with subscription or available as stand alone purchase.

New England Journal of Medicine This Week* Apple logo
Free- NEJM This Week is a new, free application, providing medical professionals with access to recent articles and a selection of images, audio and video.


PTSD Coach*Blackberry logoApple logoAndroid logo
Free- Created by VA's National Center for PTSD and DoD's National Center for Telehealth and Technology, this app provides users with education about PTSD, information about professional care, a self-assessment for PTSD, opportunities to find support, and tools that can help users manage the stresses of daily life with PTSD.


Radiation Emergency Medical Management (REMM)*Blackberry logoApple logoAndroid logoWindows logo
Free- Provides health care providers with guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of radiation injuries during radiation and nuclear emergencies.


STAT!Ref*  Blackberry logo Apple logoAndroid logo
Free with subscription.


Science* Apple logoAndroid logo
Free with subscription.


Wiser* Blackberry logoApple logoAndroid logoWindows logoPalm OS logo
Free- Developed by the National Library of Medicine, WISER (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders) provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression guidance.

Wounded, Ill and Injured Compensation & Benefits Handbook*Apple logoAndroid logo
Free- The electronically-published DoD Compensation and Benefits Handbook includes information that seriously ill and injured Service members and their families may need during recovery, rehabilitation and reintegration.


 

Mobile-Optimized Websites Accessible to All VHA Employees

Access Suite from McGraw-Hill*
Free with national subscription. You must log into your Athens account for access, or sign up for a McGraw-Hill Medical personal account while on the VA network.

APIC Text of Infection Control and Epidemiology  
Free with national subscription.

Books 24x7* 
Free with subscription via TMS. Instructions on setting up username and password

JAMAevidence*  
Free with national subscription. You must log into your Athens account for access.

MD Consult  
Free with national subscription. You must first have a personal account. To create an account go to MD Consult from your desktop at your facility, click on the Create Account link on the top right, complete the registration form then create your username and password. Click Submit and log out. Go to MD Consult Mobile on your mobile browser and log in using your personal account.

OvidMD  
Free with national subscription. You must log into your Athens account for access.

Oxford Journals  
Free with national subscription. You must first have a personal account. Accounts can be created by connecting while on the VA network or by using your Athens account. Follow link for further instructions.

Psychiatry Online*  
Free with national subscription. Requires registration for a My POL account when onsite at your facility. Full-text access to the DSM-5, APPI textbooks and journals, guidelines, and patient education materials.

Science Direct*  
Free with national subscription. Requires registration for an account when onsite at your facility. Full text access to all nationally and locally subscribed titles including The Lancet, The American Journal of Cardiology, Ophthalmology and Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.


 

Other Resources with Mobile-Optimized Websites

Department of Veterans Affairs
Free.


EBSCOhost*
Free with subscription, contact your local library for more information.


MedlinePlus*
Free- A consumer health site developed by the National Library of Medicine with links to health topics, prescription and over-the-counter drug information, a dictionary of medical words, and current health news.


Micromedex*
Free with subscription.


NLM Drug Information Portal*
Free. This mobile optimized Web site covers over 32,000 drugs and provides descriptions, drug names, pharmaceutical categories, and structural diagrams.


PubMed*
Free.


Up to Date*
Free with remote access subscription (use your Athens credentials).(There is also an app for Apple devices. The app is for individual users, not institutional subscribers.)


Water Emergency Response for Libraries*
Free.