With Support From Web-Based Tools, Pharmacists Help Individuals Adopt Healthier Behaviors, Reduce Cardiovascular Risk
With support from a Web-based program, pharmacists provide weekly feedback and host monthly group sessions to help individuals adopt healthier behaviors that reduce cardiovascular risk, leading to increased levels of physical activity, weight loss, and lower systolic blood pressure.
Retail Walk-In Clinics Provide Easy Access to Low-Cost Primary Care Services
MinuteClinic operates walk-in, low-cost primary care clinics located within retail stores.
System Gives Authorized Users Access to Interstate Information on Controlled Substance Prescriptions, Assisting Them in Identifying Cases of Potential Misuse
A data exchange platform links individual State PMPs, helping authorized prescribers and pharmacists identify patients who appear to be crossing State lines to obtain drugs for potential personal misuse or illegal activity.
Volunteer Provider Network Cares for Uninsured Working Poor, Leading to Lower Utilization and Costs, Better Outcomes, and Positive Return on Investment
A network of physicians, hospitals, medical clinics, and ancillary partners provided free or low-cost health care and care navigation, coordination, and management services to low-income, uninsured, working residents of Dallas County, TX, leading to lower emergency department and hospital utilization, better management of diabetes, significant cost savings, and a positive return on investment.
Pharmacists Support Employees and Physicians in Managing Chronic Conditions, Leading to Better Care and Disease Control, Lower Costs, and Higher Productivity
Pharmacists provide ongoing chronic care management support to employees and their physicians, leading to greater adherence to recommended care processes and self-management behaviors, lower costs, higher productivity, and a significant return on investment.
Implementation Toolsets for E-Prescribing
These two toolsets offer step-by-step guides for implementing an electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) system in different settings.
Laboratory Medicine Best Practices (LMBP™): Tutorials
This set of online tutorials can assist laboratory professionals with the effective design and implementation of quality improvement studies to support the body of evidence needed to justify best practices in laboratory medicine.
Advancing Pharmacy Health Literacy Practices Through Quality Improvement: Curricular Modules for Faculty
These curricular modules, for pharmacy faculty, integrate health literacy and health literacy quality improvement into courses, experiential education, and projects for PharmD students and pharmacy residents.
Automated Telephone Reminders: A Tool to Help Refill Medicines on Time
This easy to understand telephone script is provided for use by pharmacies wishing to provide automated refill reminder calls to patients.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Hazard Summary
This tool provides information about common hazards associated with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), as well as recommendations for reducing the number of hazardous incidents involving MRI equipment.