ICHP supports the leadership role of pharmacists and their involvement in medication management during transitions of care to optimize patient outcomes.
Pharmacists’ in depth, evidence-based knowledge of medication therapy positions them to contribute to improved patient outcomes during care transitions. Among the processes that pharmacists can lead are:
The success of optimizing patient outcomes during transitions of care requires:
More information on specific components of Pharmacists’ involvement in transitions of care can be found on the ASHP Policy Positions page.