Category: News

Where Are The Guidelines Now? Three Months After the Closure of AHRQ’s NGC

It’s been roughly three months since the closure of Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ) National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC) on July 16, 2018. The defunding and closure of NGC left a significant gap in the healthcare community that yet remains to be filled. AHRQ stated that approximately 2.4 million healthcare professionals visited the NGC Read More

Update on the Pending NGC Shut Down – NGC’s Guideline Summaries Will NOT Be Lost for Good

There has been much talk over the last few weeks about AHRQ‘s National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC), and its unfortunate demise. Politics and potential motives aside, one of the most commonly echoed fears is that the 1,500+ clinical guideline summaries currently available on the NGC website will disappear forever. While that indeed would be terrible for Read More

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Alternatives to AHRQ’s National Guideline Clearinghouse: Finding Guideline Summaries In a Post-NGC World

Recently, you may have heard that the National Guideline Clearinghouse (also known as NGC and guideline.gov) website will shut down after July 16, 2018. This abrupt end to a staple for healthcare professionals is due to defunding of some of AHRQ’s programs. If you are one of the two million visitors to the National Guideline Clearinghouse each Read More

Announcing Our Newest Partner – The American Gastroenterological Association

Guideline Central and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) are partnering to create and disseminate user-friendly versions of the AGA Institute clinical guidelines.   The AGA clinical guidelines are evidence-based recommendations derived from systematic reviews of available medical literature that help guide clinical decision-making. Learn more at www.gastro.org/guidelines. As the quantity of available guidelines continues to Read More

See Us at DDW14 – Free AASLD and ANMS Digital Guidelines for All!

In honor of Digestive Disease Week 2014, Guideline Central in partnership with the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society, will be giving away three months free access to all digital AASLD and ANMS guidelines. Free GUIDELINES titles include: Hepatitis B [AASLD] Acute Liver Failure [AASLD] Constipation Read More

ACC 2014 Meeting Promotion

Improve Patient Outcomes. New ACC/AHA Pocket Cards. Limited Time – Free 3 Month Trial of all Four New ACC Digital Pocket Cards To claim your guidelines: Open your Guideline Central app (or use download links below) Login or create an account Tap the settings button on the home screen – it looks like a gear Tap Read More

Emergency Medicine News

Emergency physicians are tasked with managing many cases that are not emergencies. The relative doctor shortage is growing with the Affordable Care Act, and even more patients will be seeking primary care services in the ED. Read full article titled Doc APProvED: Clear, Concise, Curated Guidelines at Your Fingertips

Monthly digital subscriptions are now LIFETIME subscriptions!

Great news! Your six-month subscription to the Digital GUIDELINES PocketCards has been extended to the lifetime of the title. In addition now you can view your purchases and Guideline Summaries anytime-anywhere on iPhone/iPad/Droid devices – No internet connectivity required. Simply download the App and sign in using your Guideline Central website account. Find out more about the Guideline Read More

Welcome To The New Guideline Central

As you may have noticed, Guideline Central has just finished receiving a major facelift. We are going to go over some of the major changes and additions in this blog post. While we have a new look and feel, we still provide the same great medical resources preferred by practicing clinicians (just more resources now!). Read More