nursing services

Medication Management

Medication management is the process of managing the medications prescribed to patients and ensuring that they are taken properly and achieving their planned, therapeutic outcome.

At Comfort Home Health Agency, our medication management program is designed suited to your needs, which optimizes safe, effective, and provide appropriate drug therapy. With our professionals’ help, we can ensure your safe and effective medication to achieve your healthy well-being.

What you need to know

Medical Management helps assist patients and their support systems in managing their health conditions. When it is efficiently and effectively managed, the program will reduce costs and improve care.

Medication Management includes the following:

  • Putting a Pharmacist in charge
  • Ensuring the patients have ample access to a Pharmacist
  • Helps educate patients about the most common medication mistakes
  • Helps check the Beers list (It is a list of medication that should be avoided or used with caution)
  • Removal of unnecessary medications when possible
  • Helps you watch for the “Prescription Cascade” (Side effects of drugs that are misdiagnosed as symptoms of another problem)

Medication management may need a lot of consultation as it requires,

  • Medical review to address safety and addressing concerns
  • Help reduce excessive drug use
  • It helps educate patients and engage them with their caregivers.