IPSWICH, Mass. — January 15, 2015 — A new agreement will allow EBSCO Health to resell a nursing education resource from MEDCOM Inc. A leader in nursing education for more than 50 years, MEDCOM produces online healthcare training courses designed to give nursing students, allied health students and nurses access to the latest nursing content.
MEDCOM produces highly-regarded videos to help educate nurses and ensure they have the most current information. These videos complement EBSCO Health’s suite of medical research products, such as CINAHL® and Nursing Reference Center Plus™.
MEDCOM’s courses are comprised of award-winning video programs that can be accessed through an internet-based learning management system. The courses are developed with the assistance of leading subject matter experts in a variety of healthcare specialties, as well as leading healthcare and professional organizations.
The videos can be used in a classroom setting or remotely through desktop computers, tablets and mobile devices. CE credits are available quickly and easily with test results available instantly. Educators can customize a set of course materials to fit their needs and can include entire programs or desired sections.
For more information on MEDCOM or to request a free trial, visit: http://health.ebsco.com/products/medcom/allied-health-nursing.
About EBSCO Health
EBSCO Health, part of EBSCO Information Services, is a leading provider of clinical decision support solutions, healthcare business intelligence, and medical research information for the healthcare industry. EBSCO Health users include professionals in medicine, nursing, and allied health. Flagship products include CINAHL®, DynaMed™, Nursing Reference Center™, clinical e-books and e-journals, EBSCO Discovery Service™, licensed databases (such as MEDLINE®), plus EBSCONET®. EBSCO databases are powered by EBSCOhost®, the electronic resource favored by libraries around the world.
About EBSCO Information Services
EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is the leading discovery service provider for libraries worldwide with more than 6,000 discovery customers in over 100 countries. EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) provides each institution with a comprehensive, single search box for its entire collection, offering unparalleled relevance ranking quality and extensive customization. EBSCO is also the preeminent provider of online research content for libraries, including hundreds of research databases, historical archives, point-of-care medical reference, and corporate learning tools serving millions of end users at tens of thousands of institutions. EBSCO is the leading provider of electronic journals & books for libraries, with subscription management for more than 360,000 serials, including more than 57,000 e-journals, as well as online access to more than 650,000 e-books. For more information, visit the EBSCO website at: www.ebsco.com. EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., a family owned company since 1944.
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