FDB MedKnowledge Middle East

Active medication clinical decision support for the Middle East

FDB MedKnowledge

Active medication clinical decision support solution for the Middle East

FDB MedKnowledge provides comprehensive, independent information on registered drugs from the Gulf Cooperation Council  (GCC) and the Middle East. The FDB MedKnowledge database seamlessly integrates with clinical information systems and is used extensively by providers and regulatory organizations in the Middle East to support safer prescribing and dispensing. FDB MedKnowledge is also used by healthcare payers in the region to streamline drug claims processing and adjudication.

  • Primary Care
  • Secondary Care
  • Health Insurance
  • Third-Party Administrators (TPA)
  • Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBM)

With over 30 years’ experience, FDB has built long-standing partnerships with leading clinical system vendors. FDB MedKnowledge seamlessly integrates into existing workflow and is used at the point of care as a trusted prescribing decision support tool, enabling clinical alerts and warnings that help to reduce prescribing errors. The Middle East version of the FDB MedKnowledge database includes medication labels in both Arabic and English.

Integrating FDB MedKnowledge helps providers derive maximum value from an electronic health record (EHR) implementation and helps them to achieve the highest levels of EMRAM (HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model).

FDB MedKnowledge is used worldwide, please select your region:

Download the FDB MedKnowledge brochure here

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Benefits of FDB MedKnowledge

Patient Safety

Clinical Efficiency

FDB MedKnowledge integrates into electronic patient record (EPR) and e-prescribing systems to support active clinical checking against a patient’s medication record, giving clinical staff, the support and information required to safely prescribe the most appropriate medications for the patient condition.  The real-time clinical alerts and warnings highlighted within the prescribing process assist in reducing the risk of medical errors.

FDB MedKnowledge integrates into the clinical workflow, providing comprehensive medications information at the point of care helping to support busy clinical staff and reduce prescribing errors. FDB MedKnowledge is reviewed, updated and interpreted by an in-house team of clinical pharmacists and researchers, ensuring fully quality checked, evidence-based medicines information.

Patient Safety

FDB MedKnowledge integrates into electronic patient record (EPR) and e-prescribing systems to support active clinical checking against a patient’s medication record, giving clinical staff, the support and information required to safely prescribe the most appropriate medications for the patient condition.  The real-time clinical alerts and warnings highlighted within the prescribing process assist in reducing the risk of medical errors.

Clinical Efficiency

FDB MedKnowledge integrates into the clinical workflow, providing comprehensive medications information at the point of care helping to support busy clinical staff and reduce prescribing errors. FDB MedKnowledge is reviewed, updated and interpreted by an in-house team of clinical pharmacists and researchers, ensuring fully quality checked, evidence-based medicines information.

Streamlined Drug Claims Processing

Reduce Unwarranted Variation

FDB MedKnowledge offers comprehensive coverage of Middle East drugs, facilitating drug identification, drug utilization review and reimbursement decisions for health insurers, third-party administrators (TPA) and pharmacy benefit managers (PBM).

FDB MedKnowledge delivers a single source of reliable, up-to-date medications information for all staff presented in a common format via the clinical information system. This supports consistency of drug-related clinical decision making and gives end users the confidence that they are using current medicines information.

Streamlined Drug Claims Processing

FDB MedKnowledge offers comprehensive coverage of Middle East drugs, facilitating drug identification, drug utilization review and reimbursement decisions for health insurers, third-party administrators (TPA) and pharmacy benefit managers (PBM).

Reduce Unwarranted Variation

FDB MedKnowledge delivers a single source of reliable, up-to-date medications information for all staff presented in a common format via the clinical information system. This supports consistency of drug-related clinical decision making and gives end users the confidence that they are using current medicines information.

The FDB solution has been a critical part of our overall solution to improve quality and reduce costs across the prescription medicine delivery system

Joe BoulosGroup CEO, NAS United Healthcare Services

FDB MedKnowledge Downloads

FDB SUPPORTS HEALTHCARE CLAIMS MANAGEMENT

Case Study: NAS, a Third-Party Administrator (TPA)

FDB PROVIDES MEDICINES INFORMATION FOR CLEVELAND CLINIC, ABU DHABI

Case Study: Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi

IMPLEMENTING EVIDENCE-BASED CLINICAL GUIDANCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

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FDB MedKnowledge News & Events

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January 10, 2017

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New National Clinical Guidelines & Pathways for Qatar

The Ministry of Public Health in Qatar has published its first National Clinical Guidelines using two Hearst Health solutions –…
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National Clinical Guidelines for the State of Qatar

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