Mobile access to Best Practice
Healthcare professionals need ready access to reliable, up-to-date information when making diagnosis and treatment decisions. The *Best Practice mobile website* can be accessed via any internet-enabled mobile phone, PDA or handheld device; and the *Best Practice app* is available for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch users. Both mobile options provide quick and easy access to the full content of Best Practice, including expert opinion, guidelines and evidence, while on the move.
Institutional subscriptions include remote access to Best Practice AND access to the mobile site for no extra charge. If you are part of an institution that subscribes to Best Practice, by creating a My Best Practice account (see below), you can access the Best Practice website remotely (from outside the institution). If your institution has a subscription to Best Practice that includes the app, your My Best Practice login will allow you to download 'All topics' within the app without charge.
Please follow the instructions below:
1. Register for a new My Best Practice account, or sign into an existing account
PLEASE NOTE: You MUST register/login from within the IP range of the institution for access set-up to be successful. Your institution must also allow remote access.
2. After completing step 1, you can:
3. If your institution has a subscription to Best Practice that includes the app you can also access 'All topics' from the Best Practice app
a) Download the app from the App store (coming soon)
b) From ‘Settings’ (iPhone, iPod Touch) or ‘Subscriptions’ (iPad) go to the account page
c) Login with your My Best Practice account username and password
d) ‘All topics’ will automatically begin to download. Downloading images is then recommended over a good wifi connection.
Remote access rights and access to the Best Practice mobile site is granted for the remaining duration of the institutional subscription, or for six months (whichever period is shorter). To renew your access, login to My Best Practice under the conditions explained in step 1.
Access to ‘All topics’ in the Best Practice app is granted for the remaining duration of the institutional subscription, after which time you will need to login to My Best Practice under the conditions explained in step 1 and then renew via the app.