Seamless care - from hospital to open care
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Presentation
- By: GRAY, Andrew (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa)
In 1998, 'seamless care' was defined by a joint Canadian hospital and community pharmacy workshop as "the desirable continuity of care delivered to a patient in the health care system across the spectrum of caregivers and their environments". This workshop then defined the pharmacy component: "Pharmacy care is carried out without interruption such.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.