Elsevier Clinical Decision Support

Clinical Decision Support

Elsevier, a global leader in medical and health information, provides technology and content solutions designed to improve healthcare quality while reducing cost. The Elsevier Clinical Decision Support (CDS) business delivers on this promise at the point of care through actionable clinical content, care planning and documentation, drug reference and decision support, learning and performance management, and data mining and outcomes analytics solutions for provider, pharmacy and payer organizations. Our world class information and point-of-care technology solutions optimize decisions and actions to improve the overall quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of care.

Our CDS solutions deliver alert providers to potential complications and help practitioners find the answers they need, whether they're treating patients, learning a medical procedure or reviewing the latest evidence to support a treatment plan. Our CDS tools are used by a growing number of hospitals, private practices, pharmacies, government agencies and insurance plans.

Technology and research constantly impact the face of medicine. For institutions tasked with promoting skills and knowledge advancement among care providers, the challenge then becomes maintaining access to the most current content to support evidence-based care, and tools to standardize the way clinical and practical skills are taught. Deployment of powerful reference and education tools offer the ability to promote caregiver competence and confidence, enhance the application of knowledge and skills in clinical settings, and help ensure compliance while improving the quality of patient care. CDS provides a range of solutions by organization type, by role, by need and by brand.

Elsevier is a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. The company works in partnership with the global science and health communities to publish more than 2,000 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and close to 20,000 book titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier's online solutions include SciVerse ScienceDirect, SciVerse Scopus, Reaxys, MD Consult and Nursing Consult, which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals, and the SciVal suite and MEDai's Pinpoint Review, which help research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more cost-effectively.