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PharmaPoint in the News

Improving Care Coordination Throughout the Facility: A strategy to place the pharmacy at the point of care, ensuring that a pharmacist serves as an integral member of the patient-centered care team – Read article

Continuum of Care Through Pharmacies: A discussion with Mike Plaia, chief executive officer at PharmaPoint – Read article

Doctors Establishing Pharmacies Inside Practices to Make Patients’ Lives Easier: A pharmacy inside a doctor’s office proves advantageous for patients and relief for doctors – Read article

North Florida Hospital opens outpatient pharmacy: North Florida Hospital has recently opened a PharmaPoint point-of-care retail pharmacy within the facility. – Read article

Industry News

Aug 29, 2013 | Aetna Targets Readmissions With Pharmacy Pilot
Pilot program to provide one-on-one medication management support services to members at risk for hospital readmissions

Aug 27, 2013 | Pharmacists touted as “medication therapy-management experts”
Pharmacist's position in health care field shifts gears

Aug 27, 2013 | Pharmacist’s position in health care field shifts gears
Pharmacist's position in health care field shifts gears

Aug 23, 2013 | Medication Therapy Management Helped Reduce Readmissions by More Than 50 Percent
Proactive involvement of pharmacist as member of interdisciplinary patient care team

Aug 22, 2013 | A Familiar Healthcare Model
Study shows healthcare costs caused by improper or unnecessary use of meds exceeded $200 billion in 2012

Aug 22, 2013 | More Stress for Hospitals
Non-adherent patients are twice as likely to be readmitted to hospital than patients that adhere to post-discharge plan of care

Aug 22, 2013 | Study: Hospital discharge processes still need work
New research reveals hospitals need clearer, well-designed discharge processes for older patients