Pharmacists Integrate into Geriatric Emergency Department

EDITOR'S NOTE: The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) recently approved a policy supporting clinical pharmacy services in emergency ... [read more]
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Jul 22, 2015

IT Wizardry Streamlines Hospital Discharges, TOC

THE TRANSITION OF CARE (TOC) after hospital discharge remains perhaps the most vexing stage in the healthcare continuum. Lapses during patient ... [read more]
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Jul 16, 2015

At NMMC, Pharmacists Introduce Medical Residents to Comprehensive Care

PATIENT-CENTERED CARE is intrinsic to good outcomes and requires a multidisciplinary, team-based approach. At North Mississippi Medical ... [read more]
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Jun 17, 2015

UI Hospitals and Clinics Smart Pumps Project Reduces Errors

IN FEBRUARY 2014, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UI Hospitals and Clinics) in Iowa City began electronically integrating its ... [read more]
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Jun 02, 2015

Pharmacists Add Real Value to UMHS Patient-Centered Medical Home

WHEN HAE MI CHOE, Pharm.D., joined the University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) 16 years ago, one of her goals was to develop a clinical ... [read more]
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Apr 03, 2015

VA Pharmacist-Led Diabetes Clinic Dramatically Improves Patient Outcomes

BACK IN 2009, when the VA San Diego Healthcare System wanted to help its primary care physicians meet performance measures for diabetes as well ... [read more]
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Mar 31, 2015