Lippincott Advisor

The Right Answers. Right Now. 

The leading evidence-based, clinical decision support software, for use by institutions at the point-of-care.

Lippincott Advisor is the single source for immediate, evidence-based, online nursing clinical-decision support. It delivers instant, 24/7 access to the latest evidence-based information that clinicians need at the point of care with over 17,000 monographs and patient teaching handouts.

Provides immediate, evidence-based clinical decision support at the point-of-care

Eliminates wasted time from unreliable Internet searches

Supports effective care transitions, increasing patient safety

Electronic health record (EHR) integration – 3 ways to integrate (link, search box, info-button)

Reduces hospital readmissions with robust patient-teaching resources

NEW! Quality Indicators and Quality Improvement Strategies

Learn What Lippincott Advisor Can Do for You

Product benefits as follows here:

  • Eliminate wasted time spent on unreliable Internet searches
  • Empower your point-of-care clinicians with the knowledge and confidence to make clinical decisions and facilitate delivery of care in both familiar and unfamiliar settings or situations
  • Maintain compliance with current national guidelines including those from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, and alignment with Joint Commission standards and components of the Magnet Recognition Program®
  • Promote a consistent standard of care
  • Reduce the opportunity for error



We help to support clinical decisions and improve reimbursement while driving positive patient outcomes. Lippincott Advisor includes topic overviews and improvement planning strategies for 50 targeted quality measures such as the following:

  • Clostridium Difficile
  • Hospital Acquired Pneumonia
  • MRSA
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Pressure Injury
  • Sepsis
  • Surgical Site Infection

Frequently Asked Questions

This app is included as part of the Lippincott Advisor subscription price so there is no additional cost for the app. Current customers will be able to access the app from the time it is released.

The app is available for Android smartphones and tablets as well as for iPhones and iPads.

The app includes the same content that is included in each customer’s subscription with the exception of the Lexicomp and UpToDate Patient Teaching Handouts, the MedFacts Patient Teaching Handouts, and the National Guidelines.  These content sets are not included in the app, currently, but plan to include these content sets in future releases. No date will be provided to you at this time.

Yes, the app will work offline, except for one item. In the References section of the entries, the user will not be able to access the referenced article via Ovid or PubMed without Wi-Fi access.

Each staff member should follow these steps:

  • Have your facility Username and Password available. Note that the username and password are case sensitive. (The facility provides each user with a username and password.)
  • Go to the Google Play store or Apple’s App store.
  • Locate the Lippincott Advisor app in the store. You can search for the app.
  • Download the app.
  • Choose “Accept” or “Install.” (Term is dependent on the store – Google Play or App Store
  • Choose the Institution version of the app.
  • Login using the facility provided username and password.
  • Tap the “Enter” or “Accept” button (Again term is dependent on the store)
  • When prompted to download content, click the download button.
  • App will open to the landing page.

“Lippincott Advisor is my bread and butter. I look at it every day. For me it’s vital.”

Andrea McCleary, RN, BSN, MAOM
Director of Education, Hilton Head Hospital
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Learn How Lippincott Advisor Can Improve Your Bedside Patient Care

Contact us today for a free demo.