Emmanuel Pippos, the founder of Check My Medicines, believes that community pharmacy provides a strong practice base where the individual pharmacist can develop and promote their clinical skills. After all, community pharmacists provide quality advice to many patients for a diverse range of health problems every day – especially with regard to the many prescription medicines, OTC products and complementary medicines that patients take regularly.
By becoming accredited with the Australian Association of Consultant pharmacy to conduct Medication Reviews, it is possible to expand and develop your scope of practice in community pharmacy. More importantly, the advanced learning that you achieve as accredited pharmacist provides a great opportunity to give your patients concise and quality advice in a community setting which usually places great demand on the individual pharmacist at any given time.
“Check My Medicines” was created to provide patients, doctors, and pharmacists with better access to the Home Medicines Review Program. Importantly, this website is designed to help accredited pharmacists and general practitioners work together better to improve the quality use of medicines for the patient.
The Home Medicines Review is the best way for this to happen because;
“Check My Medicines” is also a website for accredited pharmacists to become more actively involved in Home Medicines Reviews. As creator of the Check My Medicines concept, Emmanuel Pippos is always happy to meet with other accredited pharmacists to;
At Check My Medicines, we understand the importance of Medication Adherence for your patient. Consequently, we are mindful of the need to collaborate with the patient’s preferred community pharmacy, during the entire HMR process.
Our consultant pharmacist can assist your patients with their medicines by;
Once the Home Medicines Review is finished, Check My Medicines will forward a copy of the completed review to both the patient’s doctor, and the patient’s preferred pharmacy. In this way, your patients know that their doctor and their pharmacy are always looking after their health care needs.
Do you need a Home Medicines Review (or RMMR) started for one of your patients? Then contact Check My Medicines here, and we will arrange for a consultant pharmacist to visit your patient as soon as possible.