-Identify care transition needs in a local community that can be met by a community pharmacist. -Design a care transition program that utilizes the community pharmacist for patients being discharged from hospital to home. -Establish a formal partnership with a community hospital. -Obtain access to the hospitals electronic medical record. -Create a process for hospital staff to efficiently refer patients for care transition services. -Evaluate the impact of community pharmacist interventions on 30-day hospital readmission rates. -Explore payment model options that support sustainability of a community pharmacist-led care transition service. -Develop guidance on best practices for implementing a community pharmacist-led transition of care service.
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The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy