Medication Reconciliation

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8/25/2021 DrFirst's Medication Management Suite and Backline Care Collaboration Platform Earn High Marks from Customers in KLAS First Look Report PR Newswire ... solutions A to A- in all four performance indicators MMS combines the medication history power of MedHx with the price transparency of myBenefitCheck and the automated prescription notifications of RxInform to help customers improve medication reconciliation and adherence, reducing risks of readmissions and unnecessary costs. Customers reported high satisfaction with MedHx for its ability to increase the accessibility and accuracy of medication history and with RxInform for the ability to ...
8/25/2021 DrFirst's Medication Management Suite and Backline Care Collaboration Platform Earn High Marks from Customers in KLAS First Look Report tmcnet.com ... solutions A to A- in all four performance indicators MMS combines the medication history power of MedHx with the price transparency of myBenefitCheck and the automated prescription notifications of RxInform to help customers improve medication reconciliation and adherece, reducing risks of readmissions and unnecessary costs. Customers reported high satisfaction with MedHx for its ability to increase the accessibility and accuracy of medication history and with RxInform for the ability to ...
8/20/2021 Is it time for greater patient involvement to enhance transitional medication safety? BMJ ... Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland; tagrimes(at)tcd.ie patient satisfaction In this issue of BMJ Quality & Safety , Schnipper et al report the effects of a refined evidence-based toolkit and mentored implementation of a complex medication reconciliation intervention, ‘MARQUIS2’, at 18 North American hospitals. 1 This pragmatic quality improvement study used interrupted time series analysis to quantify the effects of implementation on medication discrepancy rates relative to baseline trends. The ...
8/18/2021 Pharmacy Technician | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The Clinical Pharmacy Technician for Automation and Medication Reconciliation is a certified pharmacy technician with the ability to successfully operate and maintain pharmacy equipment, and support the program. Most duties will be performed at the Miami VAMC, although some work at other locations ...
8/14/2021 Top nurse for nearly 50 years joins Sterling hospital's board shawlocal.com ... Äù from the Stateline Nurses Network and the ‚Äú2018 Distinguished Alumni Award‚Äù from the University of Illinois Quad Cities campus. Her accomplishments at CGH include becoming the first medication safety nurse, implementing the medication reconciliation form and process, and serving as project manager for several projects, including Exitcare discharge instructions, Vocera communication, Krames Video Patient Education, and iMed Consent. She also is a member of the American Organization for ...
8/9/2021 Care Pharmacist – StratiFi Health LLC – Plano, TX medacura.com ... and receive appropriate adherence coaching. Core Functions - The Care Pharmacist reports to the management staff. Daily tasks will also be directed by the pharmacy services team. - Provides telephonic follow up with members to provide medication reconciliation and medication management to assigned patients including transitional care and chronic disease support. - Complete assigned tasks related to medication management services. - As directed and supervised by the Market Lead assist in the attainment of ...
8/3/2021 Mayo researchers study 2B claims to find telehealth's payoff Becker's Hospital Review ... at just 25.4 percent. - In a provider survey, 83 percent of respondents said telehealth enables them to give quality care for chronic disease management, followed by 77 percent for care coordination, 72 percent for medication reconciliation and 67 percent for preventative care. Providers found telehealth was the least helpful for procedures and acute care. - In a survey that allowed providers to select multiple options, 40.4 percent of providers said having ...
8/2/2021 New bill aims to boost Medicare access to chronic care services allzonems.com ... chronic care management services and reimburse providers for 100% of the payment. The legislation, reintroduced Thursday, intends to boost access among seniors to chronic care management services that include creating a care plan and medication reconciliation and adherence. “Chronic health conditions account for 90% of our nation’s healthcare spending and this is a meaningful way to lower costs and improve health outcomes,” said Rep. Suzan DelBene, D-Washington ...
7/30/2021 Pharmacist - Retail and Medication Reconciliation | Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center rxtimes.com ... efficacy and safety. We provide comprehensive, clinical, and dispensing services in both inpatient and ambulatory care settings through a decentralized satellite pharmacy services model.We are seeking a Pharmacist to join our Retail and Medication Reconciliation team located in our new David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care, located on East 74th Street.You are:Highly motivated to work well independently and collaboratively as part of a large team in ...
7/30/2021 Pharmacy Technician (Medication Reconciliation) | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... pharmacy-technician-medication-reconciliation","employmentType":"OTHER","image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The Medication Reconciliation Clinical Pharmacy Technician is a certified pharmacy technician with the ability to support the medication reconciliation program at the Robley Rex VAMC. The incumbent is responsible for performing medication reconciliation for patients under the ...
7/29/2021 New bill aims to boost Medicare access to chronic care services FierceHealthcare ... chronic care management services and reimburse providers for 100% of the payment.The legislation, reintroduced Thursday, intends to boost access among seniors to chronic care management services that include creating a care plan and medication reconciliation and adherence.“Chronic health conditions account for 90% of our nation’s healthcare spending and this is a meaningful way to lower costs and improve health outcomes,” said Rep. Suzan DelBene, D-Washington ...
7/21/2021 Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge Measure Victory Wordpress.com ... authority of licensed providers—medication reconciliation post-discharge has become widely recognized by providers. However, the fact that medical assistants are not explicitly mentioned in the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) post-discharge medication reconciliation measure had given rise to some uncertainty about whether medication reconciliation by medical assistants would count toward determining whether the following measure has been met: Quality ID 46 (NQF 0097): Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge ...
7/18/2021 Medical Assistant/EMT – Family Practice – 32 Hour – Valley Medical Group – Easthampton, MA medacura.com ... assist in the delivery of primary health care and patient care management. The Medical Assistant will be responsible for preparing patients for the office visit by obtaining accurate vital signs, taking a history, performing medication reconciliation , reviewing allergies and a whole lot more. Qualifications: - Completed a Medical Assistant program OR - Experience as a Medical Assistant in a practice setting - Certified Nursing Assistant or EMT - Certification preferred - EMR experience - Knowledge and ...
7/9/2021 Medication Management Market To See Massive Growth By 2026 | CareFusion, McKesson, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions themarketpublicist.com ... management is a method for engaging with patients and caretakers to generate an absolute and accurate medication list using the brown bag method. A complete and correct medicine list is the foundation for directing medication reconciliation and medication management problems. These tools will also benefit to recognize patient responses that may be putting patients at risk for an unfavorable drug effect, such as overdosing, underdosing, or missing medications, or other ...
6/28/2021 The Impact of Telepharmacy on Medication Reconciliation Discrepancies thedoctorspost.com ... a paper published in the International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, Dr. Gadallah and colleagues conducted a multicenter, retrospective study aimed at assessing the impact of taking a medication history virtually by pharmacy technicians on medication reconciliation accuracy in comparison with other clinicians. The study team performed a retrospective chart review of patients older than 18 who were directly admitted from the ED between January 1, 2019 and August 31, 2019 ...
5/7/2021 HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND YOUR LOVED ONES IN THE ER eastcountymagazine.org ... dosages, allergies, major illnesses, hospitalizations and surgeries. If possible, bring you or your loved ones’ medication bottles to the ER so the medical team can verify what you’re taking and perform a medication reconciliation , which is a formal process for creating a complete and accurate list of current medications and comparing the list to avoid duplications, dosing errors or drug interactions while you’re in their care. Having ...
5/7/2021 HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND YOUR LOVED ONES IN THE ER eastcountymagazine.org ... dosages, allergies, major illnesses, hospitalizations and surgeries. If possible, bring you or your loved ones’ medication bottles to the ER so the medical team can verify what you’re taking and perform a medication reconciliation , which is a formal process for creating a complete and accurate list of current medications and comparing the list to avoid duplications, dosing errors or drug interactions while you’re in their care. Having ...
5/3/2021 The Pharmacist Discharge Care (PHARM-DC) study: A multicenter RCT of pharmacist-directed transitional care to reduce post-hospitalization utilization. | The Doctors Post thedoctorspost.com ... examined their effectiveness in reducing readmissions. Demonstrating reductions in 30-day readmissions can make a financial case for implementing pharmacist-led programs across hospitals.The PHARMacist Discharge Care, or the PHARM-DC intervention, includes medication reconciliation at admission and discharge, medication review, increased communication with caregivers, providers, and retail pharmacies, and patient education and counseling during and after discharge. The intervention is being implemented in two large hospitals: Cedars-Sinai ...
5/1/2021 Effects of a refined evidence-based toolkit and mentored implementation on medication reconciliation at 18 hospitals: results of the MARQUIS2 study harvard.edu 2021 Apr 29 Abstract: BACKGROUND: The first Multicenter Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement (QI) Study (MARQUIS1) demonstrated that mentored implementation of a medication reconciliation best practices toolkit decreased total unintentional medication discrepancies in five hospitals, but results varied by site. The objective of this study was to determine the effects of a refined toolkit on a larger group of hospitals. METHODS: We conducted a pragmatic quality improvement study (MARQUIS2) at 18 ...
4/22/2021 Association of prescription opioid use on mortality and hospital length of stay in the intensive care unit plos.org ... years and older were included. Exclusion criteria comprised of patients who expired during their hospital stay or presented with overdose; patients with cancer, anoxic brain injury, non-prescription opioid use; or if an accurate medication reconciliation was unable to be obtained. Patients prescribed chronic opioids were compared with those who had not been prescribed opioids in the outpatient setting.Interventions None.Measurements and main results The final sample included a ...