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Unformatted text preview: m Pharm Assoc. 2004;44:467-471. Arch Intern Med. 1998;158:1641-7. Anticoagulation Anticoagulation
– Retrospective review, no control group – 6 months – Patients were not excluded if their therapy was dc’d for a procedure • Conclusions – Community pharmacists effectively manage anticoag therapy, results of this clinic are similar to those of clinics managed by pharmacists in other settings J Am Pharm Assoc. 2004;44:467-471 . MISSION MISSION To provide continuity of care for patients by optimizing drug therapy outcomes through collaboration with other health care providers while advancing the profession of pharmacy. PharmacistDriven Clinical Services PharmacistDriven Clinical Services
• Patient Benefits
– – – – – – – Decrease morbidity and mortality Reduce health care costs Continuity of Care Reduce long visits for chroniccare Allows more time for acutecare Reduce cost of care Improves patient care • Physician Benefits PharmacistDriven Clinical Services PharmacistDriven Clinical Services
• Pharmacist Benefits
– – – Evolution of pharmacy Ability to provide continuity of care Patie...
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