Long Term Care

 

A landmark study finds that consultant
pharmacist-conducted drug regimen reviews improve optimal therapeutic outcomes by 43% and saves $3.6 billion annually in costs from avoided medication-related problems.



The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services regulations for Long Term Care Services require facilities to retain a consultant pharmacist who has no affiliation with the pharmacy provider of facility medications.

Services include

  • Perform ongoing medication regimen reviews, unit inspections, recommendations, and reporting.
  • Conduct medication pass observations and evaluations.
  • Provide in-servicing and participate in QI/QA meetings.
  • Possess state-of-the-art IT systems to review, report, and reconcile.
  • Support your survey preparation with an interdisciplinary approach.