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Polypharmacy constitutes a real patient-safety issue. Recognizing that is the first step toward change.
With too many patients taking too many unnecessary medications, deprescribing has become a required skill for primary care physicians. Here’s how to go about it.
Half of our patients do not take their medications, but we can change that.
Setting a goal, identifying the right patients, and implementing team care can help bring hypertension under control.
The MyMedSchedule Mobile app enables patients to take an active role in managing their medications through setting reminders.
A written policy, systematic process, and simple tools can help you to prescribe opioids safely and securely.
The Safe Opioids app provides resources and tools to help clinicians safely prescribe opioid medications for pain.
How will the Sunshine Act affect your relationship with pharma?
Sometimes the best way to solve our patients' medical problems is to make sure they're taking their medicine.
Synchronizing each patient's prescriptions so they're handled all at once could save your practice at least an hour a day.