How to Design and Implement a Clockwork Bedside Medication Delivery Program
Bedside medication delivery programs (a.k.a. med-to-bed programs) are an increasingly popular strategy for reducing re-admissions, improving care continuity, and ensuring patients are able to access their medications.
However, many pharmacy leaders report challenges with gaining support from key stakeholders, streamlining communications between unit staff and the pharmacy, and ensuring patients and families are aware of the service.
To help pharmacy leaders design and implement a successful bedside medication delivery program, or improve an existing program, this on-demand presentation presents tactics on how to:
- Develop the business case.
- Identify key stakeholders and securing their support.
- Design seamless processes for communication and coordination.
- Market the program to patients and families.
Presenters: Gina Lohr, Samm Freedman, and Colleen Keenan