Lexi-Comp expands ON-HAND™ product offering to deliver point-of-care drug information on Android devices
Hudson, OH (PRWEB) December 24, 2009 -- Lexi-Comp, Inc., a provider of clinical information and drug data solutions for healthcare professionals, has released an application for Google Android devices. This latest platform expands Lexi-Comp's top-rated handheld solution, which also includes compatibility with the iPod touch®, smartphones including iPhone®, BlackBerry® and Windows Mobile®, as well as Palm™, Pocket PC devices, and any device with web browser capabilities. Individual database and package options from the Lexi-Comp ON-HAND software library are now available for purchase by visiting http://www.lexi.com/pda/google-android/.
With the Android application, users are able to view tables, charts, appendices, and images exactly as they are seen in Lexi-Comp's handbooks and Internet platforms. Also, downloading and updating the software is now done over the air, with no cords or syncing required.
Lexi-Comp ON-HAND for Android features Lexi-Drugs®, Lexi-Comp's most comprehensive pharmacology database. Users can create and store personalized user notes within each monograph, as well as diagnose, find treatment options, and identify drug interactions in seconds. Databases stored on the memory card allow for quick access to the equivalent of over 65,000 printed pages of the most updated clinical information available on a smartphone.
With Lexi-Comp ON-HAND software, clinicians can link to FDA warnings, PubMed, and additional resources directly from their phone. Dental professionals can utilize this mobile technology to access the same photo-rich resources presented in Lexi-Comp's highly regarded printed dental manuals. Additional licensed resources, including Harrison's Practice, The 5-Minute Clinical Consultant, and Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing, are also available.
To purchase Lexi-Comp ON-HAND solutions for Android, visit http://www.lexi.com/pda/google-android/.
Lexi-Comp's top-rated technical support services are available by calling 1-866-397-3433 or by visiting their online support portal.
Lexi-Comp, Inc. provides clinical information solutions to the healthcare industry, publishing point-of-care content utilized in both in-patient and out-patient settings. These advanced resources help improve patient outcomes, medication safety, and workflow efficiency. Pharmacotherapy knowledge areas include drug information for adult, pediatric, and geriatric populations; medication interactions; laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures; pharmacogenomics; poisoning and toxicology; dentistry; infectious diseases; and patient education. Over 500,000 clinicians worldwide access Lexi-Comp's content via the Internet, mobile devices, and through integration with health information systems. An extensive library of print titles is also available.
To learn more about Lexi-Comp's clinical information solutions, call 800.837.5394, 330.650.6506, or visit www.lexi.com.
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