Overview:Medscape, curated by WebMD, is a top online resource hub for physicians and healthcare professionals around the world. With robust medical information and integrated educational tools, Medscape provides valuable information to healthcare practitioners, who in turn, apply their new knowledge to improve patient care.
Known as "the pulse of medicine," Medscape helps healthcare professionals become experts in their areas. The service provides information on over 30+ specialties, including surgery, allergy & immunology, cardiology, emergency medicine, and critical care. Members of Medscape have access to essential reference tools, thousands of disease and conditions articles, and expert advice from across every specialty.
Medscape members enjoy a variety of benefits that help them increase their knowledge and connect with others in their field. Members can ask for advice from a community of physicians, share their own experiences, and discuss issues with other experts. Medscape also offers on-demand business courses for all practicing physicians. The Physician Business Academy is meant to provide healthcare providers with the knowledge they need to navigate the business side of medicine, while staying up to date with their ever-changing industry. Medscape’s app makes it easy for physicians to access these resources at any time.
- Location: Medscape, LLC825 Eighth Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10019
- Primary Emphasis: Original, professional medical content, including review articles, journal commentary, expert columns, patient education articles, book reviews, and more; Conference Coverage: Thought leaders summarize key data and presentations from major medical meetings.
- Link to website: Medscape Today