Medication Reconciliation

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4/6/2022 WellSpan Health Consolidates Medication History Across 3 EHRs healthcareittoday.com As healthcare organizations continue to consolidate, one of the big challenges they face is how to combine the data from multiple systems. One of the most important types of data is patient medication history. No one wants to check multiple systems for medication reconciliation , and merging that information into one system is a real challenge. Yet doing so in a reliable way is essential to ensure proper continuity of care ...
4/6/2022 Improving safety and efficacy with pharmacist medication reconciliation in orthopedic joint surgery within an enhanced recovery after surgery program biomedcentral.com Research- Open Access- [Published:]Improving safety and efficacy with pharmacist medication reconciliation in orthopedic joint surgery within an enhanced recovery after surgery program 448PurposeTo investigate the impact of medication reconciliation (MR), through avoidance of unintentional medication discrepancies, on enhanced recovery after surgery programs designed for older patients undergoing orthopedic joint surgery.MethodOur study was divided into two phases. In the first phase, MR was performed for elderly ...
4/5/2022 DrFirst Medication Management Solution Now Available in Allscripts App Expo PR Newswire ... from DrFirst is now available on the Allscripts App Expo. MedHx enables users of Allscripts Sunrise‚Ñ¢ EHR access to complete, clean, and consumable medication history data in the EHR workflow. This supports accurate medication reconciliation and informs clinical decision-making to prevent adverse drug events and reduce readmissions.Hospitals and health systems have long struggled with medication reconciliation , which is a critical patient safety process and is recommended at ...
4/5/2022 marylandlatinonews marylandlatinonews.com ... from DrFirst is now available on the Allscripts App Expo. MedHx enables users of Allscripts Sunrise¬ô EHR access to complete, clean, and consumable medication history data in the EHR workflow. This supports accurate medication reconciliation and informs clinical decision-making to prevent adverse drug events and reduce readmissions.Hospitals and health systems have long struggled with medication reconciliation , which is a critical patient safety process and is recommended at ...
3/17/2022 Effects of a refined evidence-based toolkit and mentored implementation on medication reconciliation at 18 hospitals: results of the MARQUIS2 study BMJ ... USA Correspondence to Dr Jeffrey L Schnipper, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA; jschnipper(at)bwh.harvard.edu 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 ...
3/16/2022 Hicuity Health Announces Virtual Nursing Services PR Newswire ... to fully focus on patient care and deliver improved clinical outcomes. The nursing tasks that can be done by a virtual nurse are numerous; examples include admission and discharge documentation, patient and family education, medication reconciliation , patient monitoring, assisting bedside nursing preceptors, additional documentation, and other responsibilities. The Hicuity service is not a one-size-fits-all offering but, rather, offers task and workflow flexibility at the unit, hospital, or ...
3/16/2022 Hicuity Health Announces Virtual Nursing Services PR Newswire ... to fully focus on patient care and deliver improved clinical outcomes. The nursing tasks that can be done by a virtual nurse are numerous; examples include admission and discharge documentation, patient and family education, medication reconciliation , patient monitoring, assisting bedside nursing preceptors, additional documentation, and other responsibilities. The Hicuity service is not a one-size-fits-all offering but, rather, offers task and workflow flexibility at the unit, hospital, or ...
3/11/2022 Study protocol for the evaluation of pharmacist-participated medication reconciliation at county hospitals in China: a multicentre, open-label, assessor-blinded, non-randomised, controlled study BMJ ... chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and (3) prescribed with ‚â•3 medications at discharge. Patients who (1) have tumour, transplantation, chemotherapy or other severe complications; (2) unable to understand Chinese or (3) unwilling to receive medication reconciliation will be excluded from the study. Preliminary work To understand the extent of medication discrepancies and discharge medication regimen common for elderly patients at the seven sample hospitals, we conducted a retrospective study in ...
3/7/2022 New Population Risk Management Solution Improves Medication Adherence to Reduce Readmissions and Support Value-Based Care PR Newswire ... that supports medication management and early intervention is vital to helping improve outcomes, quality, and cost as part of value-based care initiatives.MedHx PRM is based on DrFirst's award-winning MedHx, which streamlines medication reconciliation workflows by providing the most accurate and clinically actionable medication history for individual patients at hospital admission and in the Emergency Department. For population risk management, MedHx PRM scales individual prescription fill data to ...
3/3/2022 Bringing Medication Reconcilliation and Pharmacovigilance from France healthcareittoday.com ... different ways that healthcare is paid for which provides unique challenges, but so many of the problems we face in the US are things that healthcare everywhere faces.A great example of this is medication reconciliation and pharmacovigilance. Adverse events due to medication issues happen everywhere. According to stats from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Lown Institute, 1 in 250 Americans go to a hospital emergency room each ...
3/2/2022 CSSHealth Pioneers Shared CMRs PR Newswire ... CMRs is that it provides community pharmacists with a CMR opportunity that can be completed without disrupting the prescription filling workflow." Notaro continued, "Moreover, the Shared CMR provides the community pharmacists with a draft medication reconciliation and a number of drug therapy problems around which to engage the patient and it is agnostic of any vendors MTM software. Shared CMRs helps patients directly and provide a reimbursement opportunity for the ...
3/2/2022 CSSHealth Pioneers Shared CMRs PR Newswire ... CMRs is that it provides community pharmacists with a CMR opportunity that can be completed without disrupting the prescription filling workflow." Notaro continued, "Moreover, the Shared CMR provides the community pharmacists with a draft medication reconciliation and a number of drug therapy problems around which to engage the patient and it is agnostic of any vendors MTM software. Shared CMRs helps patients directly and provide a reimbursement opportunity for the ...
3/1/2022 Synapse Medicine raises $28M to scale its medication reconciliation platform PR Newswire ... 66% of readmissions are related to preventable adverse health events, such as medication non-adherence.Synapse Medicine is one of the top growing health tech startups in Europe , with a strong track record on medication reconciliation. It has recently announced several partnerships with top hospitals, such as APHP–Paris ( France ), the largest hospital in Europe , ranked the eleventh best hospital worldwide, and German hospital La Charité , ranked in sixth place ...
3/1/2022 Synapse Medicine adds $28M for its platform supporting proper medication use - MedCity News MedCity News Bordeaux, France-based Synapse Medicine announced Tuesday that it has raised $28 million to scale a technology that helps to build a comprehensive and accurate list of medications that a patient is taking, also known as medication reconciliation .A robust medical reconciliation process, can help patients avoid dangerous errors that are costly to the overall health system. Synapse’s medication reconciliation platform includes listing the name of drugs, their dosage ...
3/1/2022 Synapse Medicine raises $28 million for its medication intelligence platform Yahoo News ... more specific, it has become harder to know for sure that you’re prescribing the right medications as a doctor or pharmacist.There are some existing software solutions that help you with prescriptions and medication reconciliation . “It’s a hyper fragmented market. Those solutions have been around for 30 years and people aren’t satisfied with what they’re using,” co-founder and CEO Clément Goehrs told me ...
3/1/2022 Synapse Medicine Raises $28M to Scale Its Medication Reconciliation Platform healthcareittoday.com ... BNP Paribas Development). This is the third fundraising round in three years for the startup, reaching a total of $40 million.- The company, already scaling across Europe, plans to accelerate the deployment of its medication reconciliation platform in the United States. Co-founder and CEO, Dr Clement Goehrs, will be moving to New York to scale US activities.- The company will grow its workforce to 150 staff, with hirings planned ...
2/24/2022 Tip of the Week: Pharmacy Technicians Can Obtain Patient Medication Histories pharmacytimes.com ... pharmacy services. Medication histories allow us to perform concurrent medication review, determine the appropriateness of prescribed therapy, develop patient care plans, and assess patient activation and adherence. It also allows for the performance of medication reconciliation (MR) in the hospital and other settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) incorporated a measure in 2018 for MR, stating that an eligible hospital receiving a patient from another setting of ...
2/17/2022 Part-Time Pharmacy Technician (Med Rec Specialist) – PharmD on Demand – Watkinsville, GA medacura.com Part-Time Medication Reconciliation Specialist Position(s) Available -The job responsibilities will include medication reconciliation for patients along with other quality and analytical projects within the Remote Pharmacy Services Department. Our ideal candidate will have some pharmacy experience (hospital pharmacy tech, retail pharmacy tech, etc), be tech savvy, and have good customer service skills. The hours would range between 10am and 10pm Monday – Sunday. 8-25 hours per week based ...
2/16/2022 Reconciling Medications in Mental Health Assessments Protects Patients pharmacytimes.com ... billion. 1 These can include administration and dosing errors, allergic adverse events, and drug-drug interactions. 1 Approximately 40% of medication errors occur during the transitions of care process because of ineffective or nonexistent medication reconciliation (MR). 1MR compares the medications a patient is taking with newly ordered medications. 2 MR is enacted as a safeguard to prevent potentially life-threatening errors. Errors are often the result of poor ...
1/27/2022 Medication reconciliation--is it possible to speed up without compromising quality? A before-after study in the emergency department BMJ PDF Original research Medication reconciliation — is it possible to speed up without compromising quality? A before–after study in the emergency department 1 Department of Health and Caring Sciences , Western Norway University of Applied Sciences – Stord Campus , Stord , Norway 2 Western Norway Hospital Pharmacy in Stavanger , Stavanger , Rogaland , Norway 3 Stavanger University Hospital , Stavanger , Norway 4 Centre for Pharmacy , University of Bergen , Bergen , Norway 5 Dept of Global ...