The below apps, though not an exhaustive list, have been used widely by our trainees to help with clinical work and CPD. And they are all free on the app store!
Requires NHSmail address to register. List of all extensions required within hospital, plus bleep numbers.
Up to date microbiology advice including access to local protocols (can be used nationwide, just change the health board setting)
E-access to BNF, downloaded and doesn’t need internet access.
GGC based app with useful flow charts for common presentations and on-call issues. May require a login.
Resuscitation Council endorsed app with easy to access ALS/ILS algorithms – can be used for revision or in clinical practice.
NHS Scotland Palliative Care
Up to date palliative care guidelines and access to Scottish Palliative Care Guidelines in app form.
Virtual Induction Passport
Forth Valley’s app based induction platform – will ensure you are set up with login details in advance of 1st on-call.