Digital Clinical Reference Tools

Need reliable clinical answers? AANP offers member savings on UpToDate®, DynaMed Plus® and VisualDx®. These clinical reference tools give you fast access to evidence and expertise, practical recommendations for patient care and diagnostic decision support.



UpToDate® is the evidence-based, physician-authored resource nurse practitioners (NPs) trust for reliable clinical answers. UpToDate incorporates the latest medical findings, the best available evidence and practical recommendations for patient care, so whatever your clinical question, you can be sure to find the answers you need.

New: Streamline care with UpToDate® Advanced, now included in newly purchased individual subscriptions. Lab monographs and accompanying algorithms help you quickly interpret abnormal results and choose next steps, and interactive evidence-based pathways address specific clinical questions.

Plus, you can earn AANP-accredited continuing education (CE) while you use UpToDate. For each hour of participation with the program, NPs can claim 1.0 contact hours of CE credit. UpToDate automatically tracks the time you spend using the service.1

UpToDate Advanced is included in new Individual Online subscriptions in the United States and Canada.
1 For more information about accreditation, go to, and for educational objectives, visit CME/CE/CPD credit is not available with subscriptions purchased at trainee rates. AANP CE credit is only available with professional subscriptions.

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DynaMed Plus®

DynaMed Plus

DynaMed Plus is the next-generation, evidence-based, clinical information resource that is designed to provide the most useful information to health care professionals at the point of care. It provides clinicians with the ideal blend of evidence and expertise to help them determine the optimal care for their patients through a real-time, digital clinical reference resource they can access using any device.

DynaMed Plus Features:

  • Robust specialty content
  • Executive summaries covering evaluation and management of diseases and conditions
  • Includes images and algorithms
  • Access from anywhere, including a complimentary mobile app
  • MicroMedex drug and lab content

AANP members receive a discounted rate on a subscription to DynaMed Plus!

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Visual DX

VisualDx is the leading visual diagnostic decision support system. Trusted and used by health care professionals around the world, the app is designed to provide that trusted second opinion at the point of care. Quickly build a differential to evaluate the possibilities, compare variations and improve diagnostic accuracy.

The Value of VisualDx:

  • Build a custom differential diagnosis in seconds
  • Solve complex patient presentations
  • Access the world’s best medical image collection
  • Smart search a disease for therapy guidelines, best tests and more
  • Share images and disease information with patients
  • Review medication reactions
  • See travel-related illnesses
  • Mobile access included

Save on VisualDx with DermExpert with a special AANP member offer!

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