TITLE

Establishing clinical pharmacy services in multiple campuses of an acute-rehabilitation facility

AUTHOR(S)
Schulman, Neil; Braviak, Joseph W.; Maslag, Carl J.
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;3/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p376
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the development of clinical pharmacy services, aimed to generate positive patient outcomes, across three campuses of the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation in New Jersey. It highlights the initiatives implemented by the directors of pharmacy at the institute to improve overall service, including building partnerships between nursing and medical leadership; reviewing distribution processes; and direct communication between physicians and pharmacists.
ACCESSION #
58638938

 

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