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Grant Title: Utilizing Pharmacy Technicians to Maximize Pharmacist Interventions in Home Health Services to Reduce hospital Readmissions
Grants Awarded Number
206
Status
In Study
Organization
Realo Discount Drugs
Location
New Bern, North Carolina
Grant Category
Medication Management, Safety & Quality
Keyword
Workflow, Home Health, Quality Measures
Grant Docs
N/A
Objectives

This grant would work to develop a medication reconciliation process that is driven by a pharmacy technician but incorporates questions that could improve OASIS measures. The targeted population would be high risk to very high risk patients determined by the home health agencys analyzer. The workflow that is developed will have a pharmacist evaluate the information gathered and communicate findings to the home health nurse. Readmission rates under this program would be evaluated at the conclusion and a payment structure would be established.

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  • Applicant:
    Ashley Abode
    PharmD
    Realo Discount Drugs
      

  • Team Member:
    Anna Baird
    PharmD
    Realo Discount Drugs