- It is more important than ever before that a pharmacist be included as a member of the patients healthcare team.
- Pharmacists are the medication experts and can help reduce adverse drugs events and healthcare dollars spent on hospitalizations due to medication misuse.
- Medication Therapy Management is absolutely essential in providing data on the importance of pharmacist intervention for Medicare members.
- Pharmacogenetic testing can help guide medication regimens and the pharmacist is well-positioned to interpret these results.
- Tele-medicine is a new field in which pharmacists can be reimbursed for their patient counselling sessions.