At Somerset Pharmacy we understand that every facility is unique, and pride ourselves on providing truly customizable care for our partners. We are implementing a new healthcare model for pharmacy and offer our additional services Free of charge to our facilities, designed in the interest of lessening the burden on LTC community employees, and enhancing patient care and health.
PHARMACIST AVAILABLE 24/7 , 365
A Pharmacist is always on call to give pharmacy support whenever you need it.
COMPREHENSIVE MEDICATION REVIEW
Also known as Medication Therapy Management (MTM) it is a system to ensure accurate communication and continuity of care between the patient, doctor, and pharmacist. Through a one-on-one consultation with one of our clinical pharmacists, they discuss the current medication therapies and lifestyle factors that may affect them with the patient to ensure they are getting the most benefit from their medication, including assessing accurate dosing and addressing any potential interactions.
PROVIDE ALL MEDPASS EQUIPMENT
To ensure efficiency and accuracy , Somerset LTC provides and installs all the necessary equipment for medication distribution and communication with the pharmacy, including:
- Laptops & Barcode Scanners
- Customizable Medcarts
- Printer/Scanner/Fax Machines
- Quickmar software (if requested)
THOROUGH PROFILE MANAGEMENT
to ensure no duplicate therapies, no drug interactions, and that each medication is dosed at the appropriate time.
ON SITE STAFF TRAINING AND EDUCATIONAL IN-SERVICES
We offer comprehensive training for new hires and informational seminars to all staff on topics such as
- Effective medpass
- Navigating EMAR computer systems
- Eliminating elderspeak
SAFE MEDICATION DISPOSAL
Providing a large secure disposal bin conveniently on site at your facility, managed by a somerset pharmacy technician who routinely checks and empties the bin to ensure medications are properly disposed of.
Increasing medication adherence and reducing risk with daily delivery. Emergency delivery day or night as needed.
STATE COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT
Guidance through ever changing State and Federal regulations so your facility is always compliant.
A licensed pharmacy technician will complete the monthly refilling of Medcarts , taking the burden off of Nurses and MedTechs and allowing them more time with residents.
A licensed pharmacy technician will review the medcarts weekly to:
- Properly dispose of and replace expired medications
- Review all OTC medications and refill if necessary
STATE OF THE ART MEDICATION PACKAGING & DISPENSING
Using medical technologies such as Parata, Dispill, and Eyecon to provide accurate dispensing and a variety of packaging options available.