We're proud to announce that 100% of our eligible clinical pharmacists have now passed their exams and are certified in geriatric pharmacy. According to the Board of Pharmacy Specialties, board certification is recognized as the gold standard for determining which pharmacists are qualified to contribute at advanced practice levels.
Happy National PACE Month!
In 2016, the NC PACE Association achieved state-wide recognition of September as PACE Month. The PACE community and NPA rallied around that celebration, and now, September has been declared National PACE Month! According to NPA, the theme of this first National PACE Month is "Delivering Independence," highlighting the important role that transportation plays in the PACE model.
Thank you, NC PACE and NPA, for this wonderful recognition of PACE. We are proud to contribute to the PACE model of care.
PACE Case: Fatigued, Vegetarian, and taking 19 meds...
ZM is an 86 year-old male with a history of diabetes, high cholesterol, MRSA, and anemia. He was enrolled in PACE with complaining of constant fatigue. The medical director asked the CareKinesis clinical pharmacist to perform a CMR to rule out medications as the cause. ZM's medication regimen includes: