Lippincott Procedures

Always Current. Always Evidence-Based.

A point-of-care procedure guide to help your clinicians save time and provide safer and more effective care.

To deliver the safest, most effective patient care possible, Lippincott Procedures provides real-time access to step-by-step guides for over 1,700 evidence-based procedures and skills in a variety of specialty settings. You get the information you need when and where you need it from a source you can trust. Written by clinicians for clinicians, information includes:

  • Required equipment
  • Quick lists to follow
  • Patient instructions
  • Complications to consider
  • Skills checklist
  • Competency tests
  • Hundreds of video clips, diagrams and full-color images

What Lippincott Procedures Can Do For You  

  • Improve patient outcomes, reduce errors, and promote consistent standardized care across your organization
  • Promote effective and consistent communication related to patient safety and quality care
  • Empower your nurses and clinicians with the knowledge and confidence to make clinical decisions and facilitate delivery of care in unfamiliar settings or situations
  • Maintain compliance with current national guidelines and alignment with Joint Commission standards and Magnet Recognition Program components
  • Increase the amount of time devoted to delivering direct patient care
  • Eliminate time wasted on unreliable Internet searches or tracking down protocols

Key Features

  • Instant, 24/7 bedside access to online clinical decision support
  • Content is continually updated by clinicians to reflect the most current evidence and practice standards
  • Powerful search capability by keyword or category for more than 1,700 procedures and skills
  • Coverage of assorted nursing specialty procedures including ambulatory care, behavioral health, critical care, emergency, long-term care, maternal-neonatal, medical-surgical, neonatal critical care, oncology, pediatric, pediatric critical care, and perioperative specialties
  • Includes additional procedures for respiratory therapy and physical therapy 
  • Evidence-based references ranked by Melnyk’s Rating System for the Hierarchy of Evidence
  • Links to more in-depth information such as abstracts, full text articles, and research from such sources as PubMed and your organization's library
  • Customizable by adding notes or personalized checklists for your own organization's protocols, procedures, drug updates and other important information
  • Integrated search between Lippincott Procedures and Lippincott Advisor (for subscribers of both products) allowing users to view a procedure and quickly jump to the related patient teaching handout, disease, or drug.