PHCY 6185 - T Woods Fall 10

Pharmacistdrivenclinicalservices

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Unformatted text preview: m Pharm Assoc. 2004;44:467-471. Arch Intern Med. 1998;158:1641-7. Anticoagulation Anticoagulation • Limitations – 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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  • Fall '08
  • Vandel
  • drug therapy, medication therapy management, Pharmaceutical Care, Therapy Management Medication Therapy Management

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