Family Practice Guidelines for Health Care Practitioners
Current Information, Right At Your Fingertips
Family Practice Guidelines for Health Care Practitioners is an extraordinary tool for family practitioners of all levels: immediate, on-demand access to current family practice clinical guidelines, procedures, and patient teaching guides. Adapted from the acclaimed book Family Practice Guidelines, this app delivers comprehensive, concise, well-organized guidelines in one place.
Download the Free App
Get one article from each of the 20 content areas absolutely free with download.
Subscribe for complete access to up-to-date content!
Inside the App
Encompassing 20 topic areas and a wealth of crucial information, this highly portable resource will aid primary care clinicians in delivering the best possible patient care.
Key topics covered include:
Cardiovascular ♦ Dermatology ♦ Endocrine ♦ Gastrointestinal ♦ Health Maintenance ♦ Infectious Disease ♦ Musculoskeletal ♦ Obstetrics ♦ Psychiatric ♦ Systemic Disorders
Everything you need to find current guidelines fast and provide better patient care.
Find What You Need—Fast
Optimized for medical terminology, our search algorithm facilitates rapid access to content and searches deep into each entry.
Download & Share Patient Resources
The app includes Patient Teaching Guides that have been designed to be easily downloaded and shared with patients via email, iMessage, SMS, or in print.
Bookmark Important Guidelines
Easily access the topics and guidelines you use most frequently with the Bookmark feature. All bookmarked guidelines will be saved and available on your app Dashboard.
Access Without Wifi & Data
This app can be used any time, any place—even in areas low cellular connectivity since no internet connection is required for regular use.
What's New in Version 1.1
Learn about the latest content updates and user experience improvements for Spring 2017.
- Look for new images in the dermatology section
- We've updated our icon and splash screen.
- We have also updated our UI for a more modern look.
- The search bar is now always visible, and much smaller. We can have it all!
- Mark guidelines to quickly return to them
New Browsing History
- Quickly view your recent browsing history right from the dashboard
Faster, Simpler Sharing
- New share-sheet for sending Patient Teaching Guides
We've also made a number of under the-hood improvements to help the app run faster!
Sample Patient Resources
Provide better care with downloadable and shareable Patient Teaching Guides.
With the Patient Teaching Guides, you can know that your patients will leave with a thorough understanding of their conditions. Download a sample below, which includes information on childhood nutrition, the common cold, contraception, and RICE therapy.
Compatibility & Pricing
The Free Download of Family Practice Guidelines for Health Care Professionals includes one free article in each of the 20 topic areas.
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Subscribe Monthly for $4.99/month, or Annually for $49.99/year.
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- Requires iOS 7.0 or later.
- Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.
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Adapted from the Trusted Classic
Family Practice Guidelines, Third Edition by Jill Cash and Cheryl Glass
"Both editors have done a wonderful job in building upon the previous versions of this book to create an exceptionally comprehensive resource... Healthcare continues to evolve at an extremely fast pace and it is with excellent resources like this that primary care providers can continue to provide quality care."
—Doody's Medical Reviews
Score: 100, 5 stars
"This textbook provides comprehensive coverage of primary care disorders in an easy-to-read format and contains invaluable step-by-step instructions for evaluating and managing primary care patients. . . [It] belongs in every NP and PA's reference library. I highly recommend this wonderful textbook."
—Maria T. Leik, MSN, FNP-BC, ANP-BC, GNP-BC
President, National ARNP Services, Inc.
(Praise for the 2nd Edition)
About Our Experts
Jill C. Cash, MSN, APN, FNP-BC
Jill C. Cash is a Nurse Practitioner at Southern Illinois Rheumatology in a rural clinical setting in Southern Illinois. She is a clinical preceptor for Nurse Practitioner students in various NP clinical programs across the country. Her previous clinical experience includes High Risk Obstetrics as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Women's Health, Family Practice and Rheumatology. She has taught in the nursing program at various levels, including the ADN, BSN and MSN levels at Southeast Missouri State University, Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville and Southeastern Illinois College. Ms. Cash is a contributing author to several nursing textbooks including Nursing Assessment, Medical-Surgical Nursing and Nurse Practitioner Review Guidelines textbooks. Ms. Cash is the co-editor of the first two editions of Family Practice Guidelines.
Cheryl A. Glass, MSN, WHNP, RN-BC
Cheryl A. Glass is a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner who currently practices as a Clinical Research Specialist for KePRO in TennCare’s Medical Solutions Unit in Nashville, TN. She is also Clinical Instructor at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Previously, she was a Clinical Trainer and Trainer Manager for Healthways/American Healthways. Her previous practice as an NP was as Clinical Research Coordinator at Nashville Clinical Research and as Collaborative Clinical OB Practice with the Director and Assistant Directors of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of OB/GYN. Ms. Glass is the author of several book chapters and is co-editor of the first two editions of Family Practice Guidelines. She has published five refereed journal articles. In 1999, Ms. Glass was named Tennessee Chapter AWHONN Nurse of the Year.