Download EVMS licensed mobile applications and highly recommended free medical applications. Note: The mobile versions for many EVMS licensed resources require you to first register on the online version of the resource and create a free account. Links to the online versions are included for those resources. If you would like us to consider additional mobile applications for inclusion on this page, please contact us via email at or by phone at 757.446.5851.

Clinical point-of-care and decision support

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Electronic Preventive Services Selector (ePSS)
Primary care physicians can use ePSS to identify clinical preventative services for their patients. Use this application to search U.S. Preventative Services Task Force recommendations.

DynaMed Plus
Access the DynaMed database on your mobile devices.

Another clinical point-of-care resource, UpToDate allows users to search more than 11,000 physician topics, 9,500 graded recommendations and 6,000 unique drug monographs.

VisualDx is a clinical decision support system designed to help physicians in differential diagnosis.

Drug references

Epocrates RX (free version)
Review information about thousands of brand-name, generic and over-the-counter drugs.

Epocrates Essentials
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Consult a clinical reference database, look up medications and dosages and check drug interactions.

Comprehensive drug dosing, disease, toxicology and exposure resources.

Research articles

Academic Medical Journals
A list of academic medical journals available on the iPad. This list was curated by iMedicalApps in May 2012.

Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature (and other EBSCOhost resources)
The CINAHL database is the authoritative source of information for the professional literature of nursing, allied health, biomedicine and healthcare. This site automatically directs to the mobile interface, so downloads are not necessary. 

Follow your favorite journals with a customized account.

Access medical journals, news and topics on your mobile device. Use the app settings to add EVMS as your institution.

PubMed for Handhelds 

PubMed for Handhelds includes multiple ways to search, including PICO builder and askMedline.

PubMed Mobile
Access PubMed's mobile interface.

Read by QxMD
Keep up with new medical and scientific research and search PubMed. Use the app settings to add EVMS as your institution. View the desktop version of Read by QxMD.

Textbook sources

The AccessMedicine app includes Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology, Diagnosaurus (a differential diagnosis tool), a pocket guide to diagnostic tests and a collection of evidence-based outlines of conditions and disorders. Before installing the app, use the desktop version of AccessMedicine and register for a free My Access account by clicking on the Eastern Virginia Medical School button in the top right corner of the webpage.

ClinicalKey is an online EVMS resource. Search for conditions, procedures, drugs and more.

The STAT!Ref mobile app includes access to ACP clinical databases as well as textbooks, including Redbook.

Medical calculators

Medical translator

MediBabble is a free medical interpretation app for healthcare providers.

Patient care and education

First Aid 

First Aid is an American Red Cross app that covers the most common first aid emergencies.

Orca Health (formerly Heart Decide) iOS only
Orca Health Medical Education & Engagement.


Productivity tools

Take and organize notes, create task lists and more.

Feedly is a news aggregation tool that allows users to organize, read and share news.

Social networking for licensed healthcare professionals