TITLE

Health system views pharmacist as vital to coordinated care

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, Cheryl A.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;12/1/2009, Vol. 66 Issue 23, p2067
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the importance of pharmacists in the health system in Minnesota. It states that the Lakewood Health System has been offering a select patients a medical home with a pharmacist where it started in early 2008. According to pharmacist Julie Moriak that the health system is absorbing the cost of her providing services to patients while the Lakewood Health System believes in the medical home.
ACCESSION #
45237616

 

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