Published Online: Sunday, January 1, 2006

Wolters Kluwer Health's new Integrated MedFacts Module (IMM) for the Medi-Span Product line will offer to pharmacists and other health care professionals resources necessary to help patients understand their medications. The IMM has 2 types of monographs: MedFacts Monographs and Medication Guides.

MedFacts Monographs are compliant with the "Action Plan for the Provision of Useful Prescription Medicine Information" approved by the US Department of Health and Human Services. The FDAapproved Medication Guides facilitate just-in-time or on-demand printing of patient information that is mandatory for distribution in dispensing settings.

The IMM provides the medication information that patients need, with comprehensive coverage of both prescription and OTC products. The module includes monographs on >3000 dosage forms, strengths, routes, and specific products. The materials are available in English and Spanish, written specifically for patients.

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