Expansion of pharmacists' responsibilities in an emergency department.

@article{Randolph2009ExpansionOP,
  title={Expansion of pharmacists' responsibilities in an emergency department.},
  author={Timothy C Randolph},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2009},
  volume={66 16},
  pages={
          1484-7
        }
}
PURPOSE The role of pharmacists in the emergency department (ED) of an acute care hospital is described. SUMMARY The ED staff at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast care for approximately 80,000 patients per year, with approximately 215 patient visits per day. In July 2007, clinical pharmacy services were implemented in the ED, and four dedicated ED pharmacists were hired with the primary responsibilities of medication reconciliation for admitted patients and prospective review of physician… CONTINUE READING

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