Pharmacists well understand that medication is part of the daily lives of many Americans. In fact, studies show that nearly 75% of visits to physician offices and hospital outpatient clinics involve medication therapy, and almost 30% of adults take five or more medications. Unfortunately, suboptimal medication use leads to at least 275,000 deaths annually and costs more than $528 billion.
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS ARCHIVE
HASHTAG SEARCH: #medicationmanagement
Check out this opinion article about IT Capabilities that will improve medication management.