Agreement between pharmacists for problem identification: an initial quality measurement of cognitive services.

@article{LaFleur2009AgreementBP,
  title={Agreement between pharmacists for problem identification: an initial quality measurement of cognitive services.},
  author={Joanne LaFleur and Bryan S Larson and Karen M Gunning and Gregory J. Stoddard and CarrieAnn Madden and Lynda Oderda and Carin Steinvoort and Gary M. Oderda},
  journal={The Annals of pharmacotherapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={43 7},
  pages={1173-80}
}
BACKGROUND Recent changes in national reimbursement policies expand the ability of pharmacists to seek reimbursement for cognitive services. The quality of pharmacist-provided cognitive services has, until now, remained unassessed. Pharmacists should demonstrate the quality and value of their work to ensure the continued and expanded acceptance of reimbursement for their services. A preliminary step in assessing quality is to compare agreement between pharmacists for basic problem… CONTINUE READING