Transforming the role of the hospital pharmacist to improve patients’ access, adherence, and self-management of medication after discharge

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Funding Agency: 
Beckwith Institute Clinical Transformation Program
Project Dates: 
06/17/2013 to 06/16/2014

The goal of this quality improvement initiative is to enhance and evaluate a recently implemented pharmacy patient-care model at UPMC-Presbyterian Shadyside using a tool that will enable the pharmacist to engage the patient in the process of shared decision-making for medication self-management.