PPP067 - Partnered Pharmacist Medication Charting with Erica Tong - Live from MM2018
Recorded live at MM2018 in Brisbane, Dan and Kristin sat down with Erica Tong, Deputy Director of Pharmacy and Chief Pharmacy Information Officer for Alfred Health about partnered pharmacist medication charting.
We spoke to Erica about her team’s work developing a model for partnered pharmacist medication charting on admission to hospital and the safety outcomes that have been achieved.
You can read more about Erica’s work here:
Tong EY, Roman C, Mitra B, Yip G, Gibbs H, Newnham H, et al. Partnered pharmacist charting on admission in the General Medical and Emergency Short-stay Unit - a cluster-randomised controlled trial in patients with complex medication regimens. Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics. 2016;41(4):414-8.
Tong EY, Roman CP, Mitra B, Yip GS, Gibbs H, Newnham HH, et al. Reducing medication errors in hospital discharge summaries: a randomised controlled trial. The Medical journal of Australia. 2017;206(1):36-9.