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https://read.qxmd.com/read/30745190/a-novel-naloxone-training-compared-with-current-recommended-training-in-an-overdose-simulation
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Thomas S Franko, Danielle Distefano, Lauren Lewis
OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to determine if a novel naloxone training program with a focus on situational stress management yields better results than the currently recommended state training in a simulated overdose response. METHODS: Students were randomized to receive either the state training or a novel training developed by the Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy. After their respective training, each student individually completed a live simulated overdose response with an added stressor of a panicked bystander...
February 8, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30745189/assessing-pharmacy-technician-certification-a-national-survey-comparing-certified-and-noncertified-pharmacy-technicians
#2
James S Wheeler, Chelsea P Renfro, Junling Wang, Yanru Qiao, Kenneth C Hohmeier
OBJECTIVES: To compare viewpoints of nationally certified and noncertified technicians and explore the perceived value of technician certification in the job performance domains of medication safety, skills and abilities, experience, engagement and satisfaction, and productivity. METHODS: A cross-sectional survey of pharmacy technicians, from 6 states representing 4 regions of the United States, was conducted. Technician mailing lists were purchased from Boards of Pharmacy, and randomly selected technicians were sent survey invitations...
February 8, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30745188/patient-centered-design-in-developing-a-mobile-application-for-oral-anticancer-medications
#3
Stephanie Y Crawford, Andrew D Boyd, Ashwin K Nayak, Neeta K Venepalli, Sandra Cuellar, Scott M Wirth, Grace I-Hsuan Hsu
OBJECTIVES: To develop and test the usability and feasibility of a customizable mobile application (app) designed to help educate patients about their oral anticancer medications (OAMs) and regimens. SETTING: Outpatient cancer center and oncology pharmacy for urban, Midwestern academic health system. PRACTICE DESCRIPTION: Clinically-supervised educational intervention to support patients learning about OAMs. PRACTICE INNOVATION: With input from patient partners, our interdisciplinary team designed the first known tablet-based educational app that can interface with a patient's electronic medical record...
February 8, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30745187/time-and-motion-study-of-pharmacist-prescribing-of-oral-hormonal-contraceptives-in-oregon-community-pharmacies
#4
Timothy P Frost, Donald G Klepser, Danielle C Small, Ian C Doyle
OBJECTIVES: The aim of this time and motion study was to evaluate the procedural time and steps of performing an oral hormonal contraceptive pharmacist prescribing service in an Oregon community pharmacy. METHODS: A standardized patient seeking oral hormonal contraception visited 13 community pharmacies throughout February 2018 in the tri-county Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area for pharmacist-prescribed hormonal contraception services for a total of 26 patient encounters...
February 8, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30738723/utilizing-clinical-video-telehealth-to-improve-access-and-optimize-pharmacists-role-in-diabetes-management
#5
Jennifer W Baker, William Forkum, Jason McNeal
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate whether clinical pharmacy specialist (CPS) services delivered using clinical video telehealth (CVT) is consistent with CPS services via face-to-face (FTF) visits in a cohort of patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus. In addition, the study aimed to evaluate the potential benefits for the patient with implementation of CVT services. METHODS: Single-center retrospective cohort study. FTF services provided at a single community-based outpatient clinic (CBOC)...
February 6, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30737104/the-critical-need-for-clinical-decision-support-systems-for-identification-and-management-of-teratogenic-medications
#6
Natalie A DiPietro Mager
OBJECTIVES: To describe the critical need for clinical decision support systems to identify and manage use of potentially teratogenic medications in women of reproductive potential in the United States. DATA SOURCES: Medline, CINAHL Plus, Academic Search Complete, International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, and the Cochrane Library databases were searched on November 1, 2018, with the key words (teratogen* OR birth defect OR Category D OR Category X OR (pregnancy or pregnant)) AND (clinical decision support OR decision support OR electronic record) to identify primary literature published in peer-reviewed journals describing clinical decision support systems implemented in outpatient settings in the United States to promote safe prescribing and clinician counseling for teratogenic medications...
February 5, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30737103/strategies-for-responding-to-vaccine-hesitancy-and-vaccine-deniers
#7
Abigail R Sharpe, Mary S Hayney
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
February 5, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30737102/design-and-testing-of-medivate-a-mobile-app-to-achieve-medication-list-portability-via-fast-healthcare-interoperability-resources
#8
James C Coons, Ravi Patel, Kim C Coley, Philip E Empey
OBJECTIVES: To describe the architecture, design, and testing of an innovative mobile application (Medivate) that facilities accurate sharing of medication lists with linked education. SETTING: The deployment and testing of this app occurred in both the community and hospital settings in Pittsburgh, PA. PRACTICE INNOVATION: Medivate is an iOS smartphone application and cloud architecture for patients and providers to keep medication and vaccine lists accurate by providing a method and tool to easily exchange these data...
February 5, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30737101/eravacycline-dihydrochloride-plazomicin-sulfate-and-doravirine
#9
Daniel A Hussar, Elias B Chahine
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
February 5, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30733152/implementation-and-use-of-an-electronic-health-record-in-a-charitable-community-pharmacy
#10
Andrew Faiella, Kristin A Casper, Lisa Bible, Jennifer Seifert
OBJECTIVES: To describe the implementation of enhanced health information technology (HIT), specifically an electronic health record (EHR), into the workflow of a charitable community pharmacy and to highlight the impact of the EHR on clinical service advancement, student and resident learning, research, and grant support for the pharmacy. SETTING: The Charitable Pharmacy of Central Ohio (CPCO) is a nonprofit community pharmacy that provides medications and pharmacy services for uninsured and underinsured patients...
February 5, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30733151/exploring-the-role-of-teams-and-technology-in-patients-medication-decision-making
#11
Kathryn Mercer, Lisa Guirguis, Catherine Burns, Jessie Chin, Maman Joyce Dogba, Lisa Dolovich, Line Guénette, Laurie Jenkins, France Légaré, Annette McKinnon, Josephine McMurray, Khrystine Waked, Kelly Anne Grindrod
OBJECTIVES: We know little about how electronic health records (EHRs) should be designed to help patients, pharmacists, and physicians participate in interprofessional shared decision making. We used a qualitative approach to understand better how patients make decisions with their health care team, how this information influences decision making about their medications, and finally, how this process can be improved through the use of EHRs. DESIGN: Participants from 4 regions across Canada took part in a semistructured interview and completed a brief demographic survey...
February 5, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30733153/optimizing-medication-use-through-a-synergistic-technology-testing-process-integrating-implementation-science-to-drive-effectiveness-and-facilitate-scale
#12
Melanie Livet, Jon Easter
OBJECTIVES: 1) To describe a synergistic technology testing process (STTP) that integrates traditional technology assessment with implementation science principles to drive uptake, enhance outcomes, and facilitate scaling of medication optimization health information technology solutions; and 2) to illustrate the application of the STTP using an example that involves designing and testing a medication therapy problem (MTP) platform for use by pharmacists in primary care. SUMMARY: Optimizing medication services requires supportive technologies that have been fully tested before release...
February 4, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30713082/from-ideation-to-practice-how-pharmacists-and-students-can-leverage-hackathons-and-innovation-labs-to-accelerate-innovation-in-pharmacy
#13
Timothy Dy Aungst, Ravi Patel, Robert Pugliese, Ishan Patel, Chris Boutari
OBJECTIVES: To describe novel methods regarding innovation for pharmacists and student pharmacists to leverage local and national events, such as hackathons and innovation labs, that provide guidance and resources for developing novel products and solutions in health care. DATA SOURCES: Not applicable. SUMMARY: The profession of pharmacy exists in a diverse and complex system where collaboration is essential for innovation and can leverage existing resources to accelerate this...
January 31, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30713081/do-enhanced-services-pharmacies-serve-sicker-patients
#14
Benjamin Y Urick, Joel F Farley
OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between patients' demographics, health status, and health resource use and attribution to a pharmacy participating in an enhanced services network. METHODS: Enhanced services pharmacies were defined by participation in a North Carolina enhanced services network and an associated grant-funded payment model for enhanced services. Pharmacy enrollment in the payment model began in March of 2015...
January 31, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30713080/why-and-how-community-pharmacies-should-better-use-facebook
#15
Bryson Westerfield, Jeff Cain
OBJECTIVE: To describe how independent and community pharmacies can better utilize Facebook to advertise their business and optimize health care communications with patients. DATA SOURCES: Not applicable. SUMMARY: Communication and advertising has changed dramatically over the past decade due to digital technologies. With Facebook leading the way, social media presents an excellent opportunity for independent and community pharmacies to utilize and grow their brand while connecting with patients and help improve public health...
January 31, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30713079/impact-of-a-mobile-app-on-medication-adherence-and-adherence-related-beliefs-in-patients-with-type-2-diabetes
#16
Andrea L Kjos, Amy G Vaughan, Anuj Bhargava
OBJECTIVES: To assess the impact of a customizable medication management mobile app (Medsimple) on medication adherence and adherence-related beliefs in patients with type 2 diabetes. The app contains a medication database, list tracking, reminders, cost-saving information, and other features. A second objective was to determine differentiating factors associated with 6 months of use. DESIGN: A prospective, observational, single-cohort study using previously tested scales at 3 time points over 6 months...
January 31, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30713078/clinical-dashboard-development-and-use-for-academic-detailing-in-the-u-s-department-of-veterans-affairs
#17
Marcos K Lau, Mark Bounthavong, Chad L Kay, Michael A Harvey, Melissa L D Christopher
OBJECTIVE: To describe the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Academic Detailing Service's (ADS) experience with the development and use of clinical dashboards across the VA's national clinical campaigns. We focused only on dashboards developed by the VA ADS national clinical program managers. SETTING: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Pharmacy Benefits Management National Academic Detailing Service. PRACTICE DESCRIPTION: Academic detailing is a multifaceted, educational outreach intervention that services providers through interactions with academic detailers (at the VA, these are specially trained clinical pharmacy specialists) using evidence-based research, educational brochures, and clinical dashboards to align prescribing behavior with best practices...
January 31, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30711439/don-t-let-digital-health-pass-us-by
#18
LETTER
Timothy Dy Aungst
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 30, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30679031/exploring-the-expanded-role-of-the-pharmacy-technician-in-medication-therapy-management-service-implementation-in-the-community-pharmacy
#19
Kenneth C Hohmeier, Sharon L K McDonough, Leanne Justis Rein, Andrea L Brookhart, Mara L Gibson, Mary F Powers
OBJECTIVES: To explore the current roles of the pharmacy technician in the provision of medication therapy management (MTM) and their relation to organizational behavior at "high-performing" community pharmacies within a nationwide supermarket chain. DESIGN: Qualitative research study using methodologic triangulation with the use of semistructured interviews of key informants, direct observation at "high-performing" pharmacy sites, and respondent journals...
January 21, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
https://read.qxmd.com/read/30661956/the-possible-harms-of-statins-what-do-product-labels-patient-package-inserts-and-pharmacy-leaflets-tell-us
#20
Peter Doshi, Jan Sieluk, Anna Hung
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the degree to which health care professionals and patients receive consistent messages regarding the possible harms of statins. DESIGN: Cross-sectional study of prescribing information (PI), patient package inserts (PPIs), and pharmacy leaflets for 8 statins approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Adminstration. SETTING: Not applicable. PARTICIPANTS: Not applicable. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: All passages describing 7 adverse events (diarrhea, arthralgia, dyspepsia, confusion, memory loss, rhabdomyolysis, and kidney failure) were extracted from PIs, PPIs, and pharmacy leaflets...
January 17, 2019: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA
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