Nursing Education in Video: Second Edition

nursing education in video

"Outstanding Academic Title 2012" Award Winner! -CHOICE

"Highly recommended. . . Outstanding interface and features." -CHOICE

"The quality of the video recordings is excellent. . . The content of Nursing Education in Video is current." -The Journal of the Medical Library Association

Imagine using a textbook to learn how to insert an IV or draw blood from the arm of a sick patient. Video is the ideal training medium for one of the most practical professions, giving nursing students a way to observe highly technical procedures and complex patient interactions before practicing in a clinical setting.

Nursing Education in Video is the most comprehensive, functional collection of nursing videos available today. It gives faculty and students anywhere-anytime access to the complete collection of Medcom’s highly regarded training videos—over 400 titles. Many are exclusive to Alexander Street and all are delivered on our award-winning platform.  

Medcom nursing videos are:

  • The highest quality available. They have won more than 50 major awards for excellence, including the prestigious Emmy award.
  • Updated to reflect the most current, best-practice standards.  
  • Fully compliant with federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS and fully accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing –Center--the  gold standard for nursing content accreditation.

You can:

  • Embed video on library pages, in learning management systems, or in slides.
  • Watch videos on the go with most handheld devices.
  • Create, annotate, and organize clips, and include links to other content.
  • Watch synchronized, searchable transcripts running alongside each video.
  • Use full MARC records and permanent URLs to let users link to, cite, and share video.
  • Gauge usage with COUNTER-compliant statistics and full compatibility with discovery systems such as Primo, Summon, and EDS.
  • Enjoy in-class, on-campus, and remote-access viewing, along with fee-free public performance rights, all included in the usage terms.

Publication Details

Nursing Education in Video is an online video collection available to libraries and educational institutions worldwide via subscription or one-time purchase of perpetual rights. No special setup or software is required—all you need is an Internet connection.

Subscribers to Nursing Education in Video receive access to more than 400 videos together with all content added during the subscription term.

Purchasers of Nursing Education in Video acquire perpetual rights to more than 400 videos, together with all content added through the end of 2019. This includes at least 40 updated videos and 10 newly commissioned titles per year.  

Individual titles from this collection can be purchased on DVD or as individual streams on