A MIXED METHODS EVALUATION OF A GOVERNMENT-FUNDED MEDICATION REVIEW PROGRAM IN ONTARIO, CANADA
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: MACKEIGAN, Linda (University of Toronto, Faculty of Pharmacy, Toronto, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Linda Mackeigan
In 2007 the government in Ontario, Canada began reimbursing community pharmacies for providing a MedsCheck service (an interview to review usage of prescription and non-prescription medications) to patients taking 3 or more chronic medications. By 2012 about 2 million MedsCheck services at a cost of $116 million had been provided.
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