IMPLEMENTATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL CARE INTO NURSING HOME REDUCES DRUG-RELATED PROBLEMS
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: LIN, Yi-Nong (Tainan Municipal Hospital, Pharmacy, Tainan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Yi-Nong Lin
Nursing home residents are often dependent, frail and have complex care needs. Effective team-based health care will be of benefit to these residents. Pharmacist’s intervention is from March 2012 to April 2015 and will be continued it. Two strategies to reduced drug-related problems were prescriptions of assessment per three months and education.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.