• Service Goals

    • To improve your resident’s well-being and health outcomes by providing precision medicine, education, and Telehealth services
    • To reduce medication costs to the facility or resident by recommending cost-effective therapies and providing third party payor assistance
    • To ensure compliance with local, State, and Federal rules and regulations that govern your facilities
    • To support and train your staff on the effective and efficient management of medications in your facilities
  • Medication Regimen Review (MRR)

    • Recommendation of therapeutic substitutions resulting in reduced medication cost to the facility or resident while providing appropriate therapy
    • A collaboration of clinical initiatives with physician and nurses to enhance resident care
    • Detection and flagging of the use of unnecessary, high risk, or Potentially Inappropriate Medications (PIMs) that should be avoided
    • Management of psychotropic medications and their gradual dose reductions
    • Source of pharmaceutical information for physicians, nurses, pharmacy, family members, and residents
  • Medication Management Services (MMS)

    • Development, implementation, and periodic review of policies and procedures
    • Inspection of stored medications and medication storage areas
    • Controlled substance inventory check or reconciliation
    • Witnessing of unused medication disposal or destruction
    • eMAR implementation
  • Committee Member Services

    • Medication costs and evaluations for appropriate use
    • Analyses of reported medication errors
    • Provision of trending or quality assurance reports
    • Support with audit issues
    • Policies and procedures development or revisions
  • Training and Educational Services

    • Periodic training and monitoring of staff performance
    • Training related to medication handling, storage, and administration
    • Medication pass training and observations
    • Monitoring of medication errors and implementation of risk reduction measures
    • Implementation of residential health enrichment and wellness programs
    • Educational presentations and in-services on a wide range of pharmacy topics
  • Prescription Coverage Assistance and Medication Adherence Services

    • Extensive knowledge on Patient Advocate Foundation, HealthWell Foundation, and Good Days, organizations that offer financial assistance to eligible patients
    • Support with applications or enrollments
    • Support with obtaining medications that require step therapy or prior authorizations