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2013 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Orlando, FL


Advancing into Unchartered Territory: Impact of an Innovative Factor Stewardship Program on Drug Expense, Patient Care, and a Pharmacist's Role
Lindsey B. Poppe, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS; Sheh-Li Chen, Pharm.D., BCOP; Rowell Daniels, Pharm.D., M.S.; Nigel Key, MB, ChB, FRCP; Stephen F. Eckel, Pharm.D., MHA, BCPS, FAPhA, FASHP; Scott W. Savage, Pharm.D., M.S.
University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

 


Advancing Pharmacy Practice in Transitions of Care: Post-Hospitalization Ambulatory Medication Reconciliation at a Patient Centered Medical Home
Candice Garwood, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, Victoria Liu, Pharm.D, Ann Balarezo, GNP-BC, Bibban Deol, M.D., Marybeth Lepczyk, ACNS-BC, Annie Allen, LMSW, Melissa Lipari, Pharm.D., BCACP, David Trupiano, Pharm.D., Lavoisier Cardozo, M.D., Joel Steinberg, M.D., Belenda House, Joanne MacDonald, Pharm.D., David Bach Pharm.D., M.P.H., Kim Tsilimingras, B.S. Pharm., Greg Polk, B.S. Pharm, M.B.A.
Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan

 


Implementation and Outcomes of a Pharmacist Managed Clinical Video Telehealth Anticoagulation Clinic
Lakshmi G. Singh, Pharm.D., BCACP, Karen Korch Black, Pharm.D., CGP, BCACP, Mallory Accursi, Pharm.D., Meera R. Embran, Pharm.D., BCACP, Nnenna L. Iheagwara, Pharm.D., BCPS, Courtney T. Becker-Howell, MHSA, Carol B. Rudo, Pharm.D., BCPS
Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System (VAMHCS), Baltimore, Maryland

 


Implementation of a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist-Managed Telephonic Hospital Discharge Follow-Up Program in a Patient-Centered Medical Home
Rebecca Hanratty, M.D.; Sarah Anderson, Pharm.D., BCPS ; Joseph Vande Griend, Pharm.D., BCPS, CGP; Joel Marrs, Pharm.D., FNLA, BCPS (AQ Cardiology)
Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado

 


Institutional and Patient Benefits of a Comprehensive Medication Prior Authorization Service
Robert J. Leinss, Jr., R.Ph., M.B.A., Binita Patel, Pharm.D., Todd Karpinski, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP, Sue Derus, M.B.A., RT(T), ARRT, Emily Blend, M.B.A, M.S.N., R.N., Jennifer Underly, M.S., Roberta A. Navarro, B.S.N., R.N.
Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 


Pharmacy Practice Model Transformation from Medication Focus to Patient Centered Care
Gene A. Gibson, Pharm.D., Joshua R. Guinter, Pharm.D., J. Michael Vozniak, Pharm.D., BCOP, Cassandra I. Redmond, Pharm.D., M.B.A., Melissa L. Hibbs, R.Ph., Richard Demers, M.S., R.Ph., FASHP
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

2012 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Las Vegas, NV


Advancing Pharmacy Practice through the Implementation of a Heart Failure Medication Management Clinic
Maria M. Claudio, Pharm.D., BCPS, Qazi Halim, B.S., M.S., Linda Yee, Pharm.D., Saumya Mathew, Pharm.D., Elizabeth Watson, Pharm.D., BCPS, Wayne Gietz, M.A., Ankhnu Uaskhem, M.D.
Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York

 


Implementation of a Pharmacist-Led, Interprofessional Diabetes Management Team in an Inpatient Setting
Anna M. Baldwin, Pharm.D., BCPS, Phil Ayers, Pharm.D., BCNSP, FASHP, Virginia Wallace, Pharm.D., BCPS, Carman R. Dixon III, Pharm.D., Laurie Warrington, Pharm.D., BC-ADM, BCACP, Krista D. Riche, Pharm.D., BCPS, Natalie Mosley, Pharm.D.
Mississippi Baptist Health Systems, Jackson, Mississippi

 


Maximizing the Impact of Pharmacists Across Transitions of Care: Hematopoietic Cell Transplant as a Best Practice Opportunity for Clinical Pharmacists
Kamakshi V. Rao, Pharm.D., BCOP, CPP, Tippu Khan, Pharm.D., BCOP, CPP, Lindsey B. Poppe, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS , Scott W. Savage, Pharm.D., M.S.
University of North Carolina Hospitals and Clinics, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

 


Proven Outcomes in Diabetic Transitions of Care for Post-operative Cardiac Surgery Patients using Pharmacists as Providers
Jan Chow, Pharm.D., BCPS, Kimberly Russell, Pharm.D., BCPS, Jennifer Tryon, Pharm.D., M.S., Michael Barsotti, M.D., Juli Adelman, R.D., CDE
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, Vancouver, Washington

 


Raising the Bar on Antimicrobial Stewardship: The Evolution of a Comprehensive Program Model Using a Multifaceted, Rapid Sequence Approach
Benjamin D. Brielmaier, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ-ID), Natasha N. Pettit, Pharm.D., BCPS, Emily Landon, M.D., Jennifer Pisano, M.D., Palak Bhagat, Pharm.D., BCPS, Allison Bartlett, M.D., Dave Hicks, R.Ph., M.B.A., Heath R. Jennings, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ-Cardiology)
The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Illinois

 


Redefining a Rural Pharmacy Practice: Developing a Progressive Patient Centered Pharmacy Practice Model
John Worden, M.S., Pharm.D., BCPS, Mary Kate Blankenship, Pharm.D., Cheryl Anderson, CPhT, Jessica Hanson, CPhT, Robert Geiser, R.Ph., Terri Gehring RHIT
McPherson Hospital, McPherson, Kansas



2011 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | New Orleans, LA


Development, Implementation, and Impact of a Comprehensive, Medical Service Based Pharmacy Practice Model that Maximizes Pharmacist Involvement in the Patient Care Setting

Stephen F. Eckel, Pharm.D., M.H.A., BCPS, FAPhA, FASHP, Robert P. Granko, Pharm.D., M.B.A., Scott Savage, Pharm.D., M.S., Brett Crisp, Pharm.D., M.S., Edwin Smith, Pharm.D., M.B.A., and Rowell Daniels, Pharm.D., M.S.
University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

 


Keeping Our Smart Pumps "Smart"

Susan Skledar, B.S., M.P.H., FASHP, Cynthia Niccolai, B.S., Pharm.D., Dennis Schilling, Pharm.D., Susan Costello, R.N., M.S.N., Nicolette Mininni, R.N., MEd, CCRN, Kelly Ervin, B.S., CPhT; Alana Urban, R.N., M.S.N., CCRN
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 


Metamorphosis of the Pharmacy Practice Model at an Academic Medical Center: Creating Improvements in Medication Safety, Patient Outcomes, and Financial Performance via Implementation of a Comprehensive Pharmacy Practice Model
Heath R. Jennings, Pharm.D., BCPS, Dave Hicks, R.Ph., M.B.A., Katherine D. Mieure, Pharm.D., BCPS, Judith Brown-Scott, R.Ph., Sandeep Parsad, Pharm.D., BCOP, Ishaq Lat, Pharm.D., BCPS, Elisabeth Mouw, Pharm.D., BCPS, Ben Brielmaier, Pharm.D., BCPS
The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

 


Patient Centered Medical Home: Developing, Expanding and Sustaining a Role for Pharmacists

Hae Mi Choe, Pharm.D., CDE, Stu Rockafellow, Pharm.D., Trisha Wells, Pharm.D., Tami Remington, Pharm.D., Leslie Shimp, Pharm.D., Heidi Diez, Pharm.D., Annie Sy, Pharm.D.
University of Michigan Hospital and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan

 


Pharmacist-Led Antibiotic Stewardship Program Reduces Inappropriate Antibiotic Use and Hospital-acquired Clostridium difficile

Jessica Holt, Pharm.D., BCPS-ID, Kristine Gullickson, Pharm.D., Daniel Anderson, M.D., Elliot Francke, MD; Jessica Nerby, M.P.H., Jason Sanchez, M.D.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Allina Hospitals & Clinics, Minneapolis, Minnesota

 


Project PRIMED (Pharmacist Reconciliation and Medication Education at Discharge)

Erika Smith, Pharm.D., Ryan Fleming, Pharm.D., Todd Karpinski, M.S., Pharm.D., Garret Newkirk, M.S., Pharm.D., BCPS, Siddhartha Singh, M.D., Jill Zimmerman, M.S., Pharm.D.
Froedtert Hospital & Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2010 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Anaheim, CA


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A Transition in Care Initiative:  Implementation of a Pharmacy Directed Anticoagulation Program in the Orthopedic Population

Lynda Thomson, Pharm.D., CACP; Michael Palladino, Pharm.D., CACP; Cindy Wordell, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP; Brian Swift, Pharm.D., M.B.A.; Geno Merli, M.D.; Javad Parvizi, M.D.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 


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Center for Antimicrobial Stewardship and Epidemiology (CASE):  Improving Patient Care Through Clinical Service, Teaching, and Research

Hannah R. Palmer, Pharm.D., BCPS, Jaye Weston, R.Ph., M.S., Layne Gentry, M.D., Miguel Salazar, Pharm.D., Ph.D., Kimberly Putney, Pharm.D., Craig Frost, M.B.A, R.Ph., Joyce A. Tipton, M.B.A., R.Ph., FASHP, Jessica Cottreau, Pharm.D., BCPS, Vincent H. Tam, Pharm.D., Kevin W. Garey, Pharm.D., M.S.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas
University of Houston, College of Pharmacy, Houston Texas

 


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High Quality and Low Cost: Leveraging Drug Utilization and Clinical Benchmarking Data to Get Results

Brian O’Neal, Pharm.D., M.S., Carrie Cannella, Pharm.D., BCPS, Samaneh Wilkinson, Pharm.D., M.S., Casey Williams, Pharm.D., BCOP, Rick Couldry, M.S., R.Ph., Leigh Anne Scott, Pharm.D., M.B.A.

The University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas

 


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Implementation of a Pharmacist Directed Anemia Management Service in the Inpatient Setting

Coleen N. Moriarity-Suggs, Pharm.D., Nicole Y. Gann, Pharm.D., Rheta A. Sandoval, Pharm.D., James R. McNulty, Pharm.D.

Kaweah Delta Medical Center, Visalia, California

 


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Implementation of Pharmacy Practice in a Rural Resource-Constrained Setting in Kenya
Sonak Pastakia, Pharm.D., M.P.H., BCPS, Ellen Schellhase, Pharm.D., Beatrice Jakait, B.Pharm., Imran Manji, B.Pharm., Mercy Nabwire, B.Pharm., Monica Miller,Pharm.D. 
United States Agency for International Development - Academic Model Providing Access to Healthcare (USAID-AMPATH), Eldoret, Kenya
Purdue University College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, Indiana
Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Eldoret, Kenya
Moi University School of Medicine, Eldoret, Kenya

 


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Successes of a Clostridium difficile Infection Reduction Team

Ed Eiland, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS-ID, Lyn Tipton, R.N., B.S.N., CIC, Kathi Hathcock, M(ASCP)SM, CIC, Cindy Mize, R.N., B.S.N., CIC, Bill Lindgren, MT (ASCP), Joycelyn Craighead, R.N., M.P.H., Linda Bonilla, R.N., Diane Pratt, R.N., M.S.N., David Crump, Vicky McClain, John Dunkel, M.D.
Huntsville Hospital System, Huntsville, Alabama

 

2009 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Las Vegas

Enhancing Antimicrobial Therapy through a Pharmacist-Managed Culture Review Process in an Emergency Department Setting

Timothy C. Randolph, Pharm.D., Andrea Parker, Pharm.D., Liz Meyer, Pharm.D., Renee Zeina, Pharm.D.

Carolinas Medical Center - NorthEast, Concord, North Carolina

 

Winners pictured:  Andrea Parker, Timothy Randolph

 

Improving Patient Care Through a Collaborative and Innovative Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Catherine Baker, Pharm.D., Paul Sehdev, M.D., Woody English II, M.D., Nancy Church, R.N., C.I.C, Steve Stoner, Pharm.D.
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Portland, Oregon

 

Winners pictured:  Woody English, Catherine Baker, Steve Stoner

 

Introducing Intravenous Interoperability: Expanding the Pharmacist’s Role in Medication Administration

Amanda E. Prusch, Pharm.D., BCPS, Tina M. Suess, R.N., B.S.N., Richard D. Paoletti, R.Ph., M.B.A., Stephen T. Olin, M.D., Starann D. Watts, B.S.N., R.N., C.R.N.I.

Lancaster General Health, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

 

Winners pictured:  Richard Paoletti, Starann Watts, Andrea Prusch, Tina Seuss, Stephen Olin

 

Safety and Efficacy Analysis of an Inpatient Collaborative Drug Therapy Management Service for Direct Thrombin Inhibitors

Heather Kokko, Pharm.D., Carol White, Pharm.D., David Taber, Pharm.D., Tanna Cooper, Pharm.D., Walt Uber, Pharm.D., Joseph Mazur, Pharm.D.

Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center, Charleston, North Carolina

 

Winners pictured:  David Taber, Heather Kokko, Carol White, Tanna Cooper, Joseph Mazur

 

The Successful Implementation of a Collaborative Sepsis Bundle at a Community Hospital
Gita Wasan Patel, Pharm.D., Nicki Roderman, R.N., M.S.N., CCRN, Hollie Gehring, M.S.N., R.N., RNP-BC, ENP, CEN, John Saad, M.D., William Bartek, M.D.
Medical Center of Plano, Texas

 

Winners pictured:  Gita Wasan Patel, Nicki Roderman

 

Utilizing Wellness as a Portal for Medication Therapy Management (MTM) and Condition Care Services in a Community Based Employer Setting
Mark J. Johannigman, R.Ph., Michael Leifheit, Pharm.D., BCPS, Nicholas J. Bellman, Pharm.D., BCPS, Tracey Pierce, R.Ph., CGP, FASCP, Angela Marriott, C.Ph.T.,  Cheryl Bishop, C.Ph.T.
The Center for Medication Management, Blanchard Valley Health System, Findlay, Ohio

 

Winners pictured:  Nicholas Bellman, Tracey Pierce, Michael Leifheit, Mark Johannigman

2008 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Orlando

Pharmacists Enhancing the Time to Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Patient Safety During Acute Myocardial Infarction Presentation to the Emergency Department

Nicole M. Acquisto, Pharm.D., Daniel P. Hays, Pharm.D., BCPS, Rollin J (Terry) Fairbanks, M.D., Manish N. Shah, M.D., M.P.H., Joseph Delehanty, M.D., Flavia Nobay, M.D., Curtis E. Haas, Pharm.D., BCPS

University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Health, Rochester, New York
Nicole Acquisto, Daniel Hays
Winners Pictured: Nicole Acquisto, Daniel Hays

 

Implementing a Comprehensive Emergency Department Pharmacist Program (EDPP)

Victoria E. Aldridge, Pharm.D., Helen K. Park, Pharm.D., Mark Bounthavong, Pharm.D., Anthony P. Morreale, Pharm.D., BCPS, M.B.A.

VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS), San Diego, California
Anthony Morreale, Victoria Aldridge, Helen Park, Mark Bounthavong
Winners Pictured: Anthony Morreale, Victoria Aldridge, Helen Park, Mark Bounthavong

 

Pharmacist Medication Profile Review to Decrease Hazardous Falls and Improve Patient Quality of Care as Part of a Pharmacy Fall Prevention Program

Burl G. Beasley, R.Ph., M.P.H,  Edna Patatanian, Pharm.D.

Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Edna Patatanian, Burl Beasley
Winners Pictured: Edna Patatanian, Burl Beasley

 

Provision of Comprehensive Clinical Pharmacy Services to Underserved Populations through Community Safety Net Clinics

Steven Chen, Pharm.D., FASHP, Kathleen A. Johnson, Pharm.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., Melvin F. Baron, Pharm.D., M.P.A., Sally Lu, Pharm.D., Cecilia Wu, Pharm.D., B. Elizabeth Cervantes, Pharm.D., R. Pete Vanderveen, R.Ph., Ph.D.

USC School of Pharmacy Safety Net Clinic Group, Los Angeles, California
Pete Vanderveen, Kathleen Johnson, Steven Chen
Winners Pictured: Pete Vanderveen, Kathleen Johnson, Steven Chen

 

PharmacistCARE:  A Model for Pharmacist-Coordinated Medication Therapy Management Services for a University Health Plan

Holly Divine, Pharm.D., CGP, CDE, Carrie Johnson, Pharm.D., CDE, Amy Nicholas, Pharm.D., CDE

University of Kentucky HealthCare, Lexington, Kentucky
Carrie Johnson, Holly Divine, Amy Nicholas
Winners Pictured: Carrie Johnson, Holly Divine, Amy Nicholas

 

Pharmacists in the Emergency Department Prove to be an Integral Part of the Healthcare System

Rolla T. Sweis, Pharm.D., M.A., James Jensen, B.S., Pharm.D., Zahra Khudeira Pharm.D., Beverly Tuck, R.Ph., M.B.A.

Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, Illinois
Rolla Sweis, Beverly Tuck
Winners Pictured: Rolla Sweis, Beverly Tuck

 

 

2007 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Las Vegas

Optimizing Clinical Decision Support: The Appropriate Alert at the Appropriate Time to the Appropriate Clinician Equals Improved Quality of Care (A3=I) (click here to view paper)
Kevin Brown, Pharm.D., Mark Larrabee, R.Ph., Siobhan Geary, RN, Kristin Niemi, Pharm.D., Joy Bailey, Barbara Quinn, RN;
Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, Sacramento, California.

 

Innovations in Chemotherapy Preparation Safety: Use of Telepharmacy and Barcode Technology in the IV Admixture Area (click here to view paper)
Brian O’Neal, M.S., Pharm.D., John Worden, M.S., Pharm.D., Rick Couldry, M.S., R.Ph.;
The University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas.

 

Utilizing Clinical Pharmacy Services to Reduce Rates of Venous Thromboembolism in Total Joint Replacement Surgery (click here to view paper) MaryAnne Cronin, Pharm.D., Timothy Hill, M.H.A., R.Ph., Brian Pinard, MD, Eugene S. Krauss, MD;
Glen Cove Hospital, Glen Cove, New York. 

 

Improving Glycemic Control in an Inpatient Setting through Implementation of a Glycemic Control Team (click here to view paper)
Lonnye S. Finneman, Pharm.D., Sarah Sherington, Pharm.D., Chris Hogness, M.D., M.P.H., Kristen Wilson, Pharm.D., BCPS, Erin Thorsgard, Pharm.D., Ryan Parker, Pharm.D., Kathryn Gaudette, Pharm.D.;
Southwest Washington Medical Center, Vancouver, Washington. 

 

Improving Patient Safety through Implementation of a Pharmacy-Conducted Admission Medication History and Multidisciplinary Discharge Medication Reconciliation Process (click here to view paper)
Eileen Murphy, Pharm.D., Carolyn Johnston, Pharm.D., James A. Klauck, M.S., R.Ph., Douglas A. Meyer, M.B.A., R.Ph., Cynthia R. Hennen, R.Ph., Kristin K. Hanson, M.S., R.Ph., Michael Sura, Pharm.D.;
Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 

 

Implementation of Pharmacy Services in a Telemedicine Intensive Care Unit (click here to view paper)
Tom Woller, M.S., FASHP, Tracy Meidl, Pharm.D., Arlene Iglar, M.S., Dennis Brierton, Pharm.D.;
Aurora Health Care, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

2006 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Anaheim

Bilingual Pharmacy Technician Medication Reconciliation at Hospital Admission Reduces Omissions of Prescribed Medications (click here to view paper) (click here to view paper)

Kim Luong-Schwab, Pharm.D., BCPS, Lara Gillian, Pharm.D., Ronald A. Floyd, Pharm.D., BCPS, Blair Frater, Pharm.D., Elaine Levy, Pharm.D.

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center: A Sharp Healthcare Facility,
Chula Vista, California

 

Development and Implementation of an Admitting Pharmacist in a Community Hospital (click here to view paper)

Estela Trimino, Pharm.D., Janelle Berg, Pharm.D., BCPS, Fernando J. Zaldivar, B.S. Pharm., Claudia DiStrito, RN, BSN, M.S.H.

Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida

 

A Prescription for Advancing Pharmacy Services in the Emergency Department (click here to view paper)

Rolla T. Sweis, Pharm.D., Zahra Khudeira, M.S., Pharm.D., Beverly Tuck, B.S., M.B.A., Donald Morath, M.D.

Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, Illinois

 

Reducing Anticoagulant Related Adverse Events: Improving Hospital Safety Infrastructures and the Impact of Pharmacist Anticoagulation Services (click here to view paper)

Heath R. Jennings, Pharm.D., BCPS, Stacy Voils, Pharm.D., BCPS, Kevin Poe, Pharm.D., Marla Whitaker, Pharm.D., Eric Miller, Pharm.D., Kelly Watson, M.D., Anthony Morano, M.D.

Saint Joseph HealthCare, Lexington, Kentucky

 

Successful Elimination of the “Rule of Six” in an Academic Children’s Hospital through a Medication-Use-System Redesign and Standardization of Continuous Infusions (click here to view paper)

Michael A. Veltri, Pharm.D., Judith Ascenzi, RN, M.S.N., John S. Clark, Pharm.D., M.S., Mary W. Taylor, RN, M.S., Carol Matlin, RN, M.S., Timothy Ulbrich, Christoph U. Lehmann, M.D.

The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

 

Improving Access to Essential Medications and Healthcare Services (click here to view paper)

Melissa Mook, R.Ph., Nichole Rineer, Stephen Ruenroeng, Pharm.D.

WellSpan Health, York, Pennsylvania.

 

2005 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Las Vegas

University Health Connection— An Interdisciplinary Approach to Providing Healthcare in the 21st Century (click here to view paper)

Christopher G. Green, Pharm.D.; Stephanie C. Cook, D.O.; Mitchell A. Medow, M.D., Ph.D.; Renee A. McCarthy, Pharm.D.; Jane Brody, R.N.; and Marialice S. Bennett, R.Ph., FAPhA;

University Health Connection
Columbus, Ohio.

 

Pharmacists Enhancing Patient Safety During Trauma Resuscitations (click here to view paper)

Sarah J. Kelly-Pisciotti, Pharm.D.; Daniel Hays, Pharm.D., BCPS; Thomas O’Brien, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP; Mark Gestring, M.D., FACS; Rollin Fairbanks, M.D., M.S.; and Matthew Metz, M.D.;

University of Rochester Medical Center — Strong Memorial Hospital,
Rochester, New York.

 

A Unique Collaborative Practice Approach to Diabetes Health Management (click here to view paper)

Amie McCord, Pharm.D., BCPS; Rami Rihani, Pharm.D.; and Charles Derus, M.D.;

Dreyer Medical Clinic
Aurora, Illinois.

 

Pharmacist-Based Diabetes Management through a Collaborative Practice Model (click here to view paper)

Sandra Leal, Pharm.D., CDE; Marisa L. Soto, Pharm.D.; and Anthony Felix, R.Ph.;

El Rio Health Center,
Tucson, Arizona.

 

Creating a Safer Environment for Medication Administration Utilizing Barcode Technology and Medication Observation Methodology (click here to view paper)

Richard D. Paoletti, M.B.A., R.Ph.; Tina M. Suess, R.N.; Michael G. Lesko, D.O.; Alfred A. Feroli, M.S., R.Ph.; James A. Kennel, Pharm.D.; Joye M. Mahler; and Timothy Sauders;

Lancaster General Hospital
Lancaster Pennsylvania

 

Impact of a Pharmacist-Managed Outpatient Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Clinic on Length of Stay and Hospital Admissions (click here to view paper)

Julia Nickerson-Troy, M.S., Pharm.D.; Kristin Morse, Pharm.D.; Arti Bhavsar, Pharm.D.; Rebecca Prevost, Pharm.D.;

Celebration Health
Celebration, Florida

 

2004 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Orlando

Initiation of Secondary Prevention Medications for Myocardial Infarction using Technology-Assisted Pharmacist Intervention (click here to view paper)

Anthony Kessels, Pharm.D., BCPS, Thomas Bailey, M.D., Laura Noirot, B.S., William C. Dunagan, M.D., Erin Rachmiel, Pharm.D., BCPS, Rina Shah, Pharm.D., BCPS

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

St. Louis, Missouri

 

Medication Safety Program in an Integrated Health-Care System (click here to view paper)

Rhonda Liberto, Pharm.D., Dave Merryfield, B.S. Pharm., Timothy S. Jennings, Pharm.D., Mark Szalwinski, M.H.A., R.Ph., Gary Yates, M.D.

Sentara Healthcare System

Norfolk, Virginia

 

Improving Antimicrobial Use at a University Hospital: Results of the First Five Years of a Multidisciplinary Antimicrobial Management Program (click here to view paper)

Craig Martin, Pharm.D., Robert P. Rapp, Pharm.D., Martin Evans, M.D., Ardis Hoven, M.D., John Armistead, M.S., FSHP

University of Kentucky

Chandler Medical Center

Lexington, Kentucky

 

Advancing Patient Care through Innovative Practice: The Clinical Partners Program (click here to view paper)

Bella H. Mehta, Pharm.D., Jennifer L. Rodis, Pharm.D., Milap C. Nahata, Pharm.D., Marialice S. Bennett, B.S.Pharm.

The Ohio State University

College of Pharmacy

Columbus, Ohio

 

Measuring and Reducing Adverse Drug Events Associated with High Risk Medications in Acute Care (click here to view paper)

Kathy Crea, Pharm.D., BCPS, Tom Sherrin, M.S., FASHP, Richard Snow, D.O., M.P.H., Dave Morehead, M.D.

OhioHealth

Columbus, Ohio

 

Seven-Year Journey of a Collaborative Disease Management Program (click here to view paper)

Ming-Ming Tung-Edelman, Pharm.D., Nancy Louie Lee, M.S., R.Ph.,

Tom Wright, R.Ph., Dean Klopfenstein, R.Ph., CDE, Mike E. Kinard, M.S., R.Ph., Martina M. Fetter, R.N., and the Medication Management

and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Management Staff

Kaiser Permanente Northwest

Portland, Oregon

 

2003 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | New Orleans

Transcending Traditional Practice Boundaries: Providing Pharmaceutical Care in the Emergency Department (click here to view paper)

Diane E. Barker, Pharm.D., Amanda L. Holley, Pharm.D., Leslie L. Kerst, Pharm.D., Geoffrey C. Lawton, M.B.A., R.Ph.,

The Medical Center of Aurora
Aurora, Colorado.

 

Establishment of an Ambulatory Pharmacy in a Community Mental Health Center (click here to view paper)

Thomas E. O'Brien, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP, Kumar Maharaj, M.S.B.A., BCPP, FASCP, David Olson, Ph.D., R.Ph., University of Rochester-Strong Health
Rochester, New York.

 

Pharmaceutical Care Clinics: An Innovation in Collaborative Medication Therapy Management (click here to view paper)

Leigh Ann Ramsey, Pharm.D., BCPS, H. Joseph Byrd, Pharm.D., FASHP, Barbara G. Wells, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPP, John Randall, M.B.A., R.Ph., Elizabeth H. Hood, Pharm.D., Charmaine D. Rochester, Pharm.D., CDE, James J. Pitcock, Pharm.D., Lisa M. Murphey, Pharm.D., Margaret B. Pitcock, Pharm.D., T. Kristopher Harrell, Pharm.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi.

 

Improving Immunization Rates in At-Risk Patients (click here to view paper)

Jill True Robke, Pharm.D., Mark Woods, Pharm.D., FASHP, Leslie Brookins, M.S., R.Ph., Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri.

 

Improving the Medication Administration Process: The Impact of Point of Care Bar Code Medication Scanning Technology (click here to view paper)

Steve Rough, M.S., R.Ph., Brad Ludwig, M.S., R.Ph., Edie Wilson, R.N., B.S.N., CNS, University of Wisconsin Hosptial and Clinics Madison, Wisconsin.

 

Impact of Pharmacy-Led Dyslipidemia Interventions on Medication Safety and Therapeutic Failure Patients (click here to view paper)

Joseph G. Weaver, Rhonda Mangione, Tamy Leung, Judy McManus Patrick Air Force Base, Florida.

 

2002 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | Atlanta, Georgia

Development of a Community-Wide Primary Care Pharmacy Program (click here to view paper)

Burnis D. Breland, M.S., Pharm.D., FASHP and Debbie Nowlin, R.Ph.
Columbus Regional Healthcare System
Columbus, Georgia

 

The Establishment and Outcomes of a Model Primary Care Pharmacy System (click here to view paper)

Jannet M. Carmichael, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, Autumn A. Alvarez, Pharm.D., Ryan L. Chaput, Pharm.D., Jennifer L. DiMaggio, Pharm.D., Heather E. Magallon, Pharm.D.,
VA Sierra Nevada Healthcare System
Reno, Nevada

 

Disease State Management Services Provided by Primary Care Pharmacists in a Community-Based Medical Network (click here to view paper)

Steven W. Chen, Pharm.D., FASHP, CDM, Karine Simonian, Pharm.D., Emmanuel Saltiel, Pharm.D., FASHP, Edith Mirzakhanian, Pharm.D., Stephen Deutsch, M.D., FACP,
Delia Vogel, R.N., CPHQ
Cedars-Sinai Medical Group
Beverly Hills, California

 

The Transformation of a Pharmacy Department: A 10-Year Journey to Preeminence in Pharmacy Practice (click here to view paper)

Dennis K. Helling, Pharm.D., FCCP, FASHP, Kent M. Nelson, Pharm.D., BCPS, Jairo E. Ramirez, R.Ph., Tammy L. Humphries, Pharm.D., BCPS
Kaiser Permanente Colorado Region
Aurora, Colorado

 

Enhancing Computerized Physician Order Entry to Improve Patient Care and the Medication Order Process (click here to view paper)

Fred R. Hargrove, D.Ph., James R. Knight, M.S., FASHP, Stephen K. Huffines, Pharm.D., Douglas Talbert, Ph.D.,
Randolph Miller, M.D.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, Tennessee

 

Use of Pharmacy Technicians to Reconcile Patients’ Home Medications (click here to view paper)

Ryan D. Michels, Pharm.D. and Steven Meisel, Pharm.D.
Fairview Southdale Hospital
Edina, Minnesota

 

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2001 | ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting | New Orleans, LA

Antibiotic Usage Project (click here to view paper)

Timothy S. Jennings, Pharm.D.


Combining Administrative, Distributive, and Clinical Pharmacy Staff to Provide Hospice Service (click here to view paper)

Kathleen A. Johnson, Pharm.D.


Investigational Pharmacy Services at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (click here to view paper)

Mark A. Kramer, M.S., R.Ph.


Implementation of Pharmaceutical Care Services in a Renal Dialysis Unit (click here to view paper)

Cynthia A. Naughton, Pharm.D.


Improvement in the Medication-Use Process at San Antonio State Hospital (click here to view paper)

Ann L. Richards, Pharm.D., BCPP


Four Year Evolution of a Multi-Site, Collaborative, Pharmacotherapy Clinic and Outcomes Research Department in a Community-Based Primary Care Medical Group (click here to view paper)

Ginger A. Woodford, Pharm.D.


2000 | ASHP Annual Meeting | Philadelphia, PA

A Continuous-Improvement Approach for Reducing Chemotherapy-Related Medication Errors (click here to view paper) [PDF]

Barry Goldspiel, Pharm.D.


Implementation of a Drug-Use and Disease-State Management Program (click here to view paper) [PDF]

Susan Skledar, M.P.H., R.Ph.


Improving the Quality of the Order-Writing Process for Inpatient Orders and Outpatient Prescriptions (click here to view paper) [PDF]

Tricia A. Meyer, M.S.


Re-engineering: An Opportunity to Advance Clinical Practice in a Community Hospital (paper is not available)

Glen T. Schumock, Pharm.D.


Re-engineering the Medication Error Reporting Process: Removing the Blame and Improving the System (click here to view paper) [PDF]

Lisa S. Stump, M.S., R.Ph.


Implementation of a Drug Therapy Monitoring Clinic in a Primary-Care Setting (click here to view paper) [PDF]

Jilmarie K. Yanchick, Pharm.D.

 

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1999 | ASHP Annual Meeting | Reno, NV

The 1999 summaries listed below are not available.


Diabetes Committee Focus on Prevention and Education

Juan J. Martinez, R.Ph.


A Community Based Antimicrobial Management Program

Nishaminy Kasbekar, Pharm.D.


Asthma Control Plan –Your Plan for Managing an Asthma Attack

Lori P. Thompson, Pharm.D.


A Pharmacist-Run Anticoagulation Clinic

Karen Bishop, Pharm.D.


Act Now to Stay Healthy: Community Pharmacists Providing Health Education to Midlife Women in the Community

Philip Hanus, Pharm.D.


Comprehensive Therapeutic Interchange Program in a Teaching Hospital

Mark J. Sinnett, Pharm.D.

 

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