PharmTalk: Innovative Practices in Telepharmacy

Description

Electronic health records, mobile health programs, telepharmacy services—the potential for evolving technologies to improve patient care expands every year. In this session, learn how pharmacists are tapping into these and other technologies to enhance their patient services.

  • Politeness Theory's Effect on Documentation and Physician Inertia in Pharmacist-Delivered Virtual Consults. Stephanie Gernant
  • Impact of a Telepharmacy Service on 30-Day Hospital Readmission Rates. Jason Hoffmann 
  • Leveraging Electronic Medical Record Data for VHA Oral Oncology Drug Population Management. Joy Meier
  • Centralized Electronic Prior Authorizations in a Large Health Care System. Dalia Saleh
  • Connecting Community Pharmacy: Impact of State Health Information Exchange Access on Clinical Community Pharmacy Services. Alex Middendorf

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe how pharmacists can use health information technologies to deliver patient care services.
  2. List examples of mobile health technologies that pharmacists use to improve patient care.
  3. Describe practice models that use telehealth technologies to deliver pharmacists’ patient care services.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe how pharmacists can use health information technologies to deliver patient care services.
  2. List examples of mobile health technologies that pharmacists use to improve patient care.
  3. Describe practice models that use telehealth technologies to deliver pharmacists’ patient care services.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Stephanie
Stephanie Gernant, PharmD, MS
Assistant Professor
University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy
 
Vanita
Vanita Sundararaman, PharmD, BCPS, BCADM
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
West Penn Hospital
 
Joy
Joy Meier,
 
Jason
Jason Hoffmann, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist
Florida Hospital East Orlando
 
Dalia
Dalia Saleh, PharmD
Manager of Specialty Pharmacy
Advocate Aurora Health
 
Alex
Alex Middendorf, Pharm.D. MBA
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
South Dakota State University College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: PharmTalk, Pharmacy Management and Professional Leadership
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, March 25
Time: 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Room: 
Washington State Convention Center - Room 618-620
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-094-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .2
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-094-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based