OnePoint Patient Care Expands Its Local Hospice Pharmacy Model throughout Texas

December 8, 2021

OnePoint Patient Care (OnePoint) is continuing to expand its high-touch local hospice pharmacy services throughout Texas. With the opening of […]

Learn More

The Positive Domino Effect

December 8, 2021 Learn More

Anticoagulation Use and Risk of Falls in Older Adults

November 22, 2021

Presented by: Opeyemi ‘Yemi’ Ogedengbe, PharmD, CPP Date: January 26, 2022 at 1:00 PM EST Key Learnings: Compare and contrast […]

Learn More

Management of Diabetes in Older Adults/Use of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) in DM Management

November 22, 2021

Presented by: Emma Williams, PharmD, CPP Date: Wednesday, June 29 2022, 1:00pm EST Key Learnings: Compare and contrast major guideline […]

Learn More

Survey Readiness – Tips to Be Prepared

November 15, 2021

Make sure your facility is ready.  Use these tips to help during the survey process. Learn More

Learn More

15 Essential Lab Tests for Optimal Monitoring

November 15, 2021

1 in 3 patients in skilled nursing facilities have been harmed to adverse events from medications.  Here are 15 of […]

Learn More

8 Steps to Help Seniors Manage their Emotions

November 15, 2021

For some seniors, anger can be difficult to control. But there are ways that your facility can help.  Check out […]

Learn More

5 Steps to Protect Your Patients Against the Flu

November 15, 2021

The Flu can be very dangerous for certain populations including seniors and those with health conditions. Here are a few […]

Learn More

8 Ways to Positively Engage Cognitively Impaired Patients

October 26, 2021

Even if you don’t offer a designated memory care unit, many long-term care patients are or will be in the […]

Learn More

10 Ways to Boost Staff Morale

October 26, 2021

As COVID-19 continues to spread the toll on long-term care staff is also growing. Yet there are proactive steps you […]

Learn More

Dementia-Related Agitation: Unique Solutions for this Non-Unique Symptom

October 20, 2021

Presented by: Joseph Solien, PharmD, BCPP, BCGP, Vice President of Clinical Services Date: December 9, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST […]

Learn More

How to Mitigate the Risks of Antipsychotic Use in the Elderly by Incorporating Pharmacogenics

October 14, 2021

Presented by: Houda Hachad, PharmD, M.Res. AccessDx VP of Clinical Operations Date: November 4, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar […]

Learn More

Staffing Challenges, Part 1 of 3: What is the REAL Challenge?

October 14, 2021

Presented by: Jeanne Boschert, RN, Corporate Compliance Consultant, Integrity Compliance Solutions Date: November 10, 2021 at 2:45 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

Staffing Challenges, Part 2 of 3: Short-term Options to Your Unique Challenge

October 14, 2021

Presented by: Jeanne Boschert, RN, Corporate Compliance Consultant, Integrity Compliance Solutions Date: November 17, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

Staffing Challenges, Part 3 of 3: Long-term Bigger Picture Options to Address Staffing Challenges

October 14, 2021

Presented by: Jeanne Boschert, RN, Corporate Compliance Consultant, Integrity Compliance Solutions Date: November 24, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

9 Steps to Help Strengthen Worker’s Financial Health

October 13, 2021

COVID-19 has impacted many aspects of long-term health worker’s lives, including their fiscal well-being. Follow these 9 steps to improve […]

Learn More

Promote these 5 Benefits to Attract New Patients Post-COVID-19

October 13, 2021

Family members who are involved in a senior’s decision to enter a skilled nursing facility may be concerned about their […]

Learn More

Combatting Polypharmacy at Discharge: Ensuring Appropriate Use of Complex Regimens

October 10, 2021

As population age and the number of individuals with long-term conditions increase, so does the incidence of polypharmacy. Today, thirty-nine […]

Learn More

Forget the Billing Blues, Sing a Song of Success with OneTouch

October 1, 2021 Learn More

IDD InformRx Newsletter – Q3 2021

September 29, 2021

Individuals with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities deserve superior care that helps them live their best lives. As part of […]

Learn More

Skilled Nursing InformRx Newsletter – Q3 2021

September 29, 2021

Medication care, cost, and compliance at long-term care facilities are crucial to providing better patient outcomes. That’s why the pharmacy […]

Learn More

A Long-term Care Resident With Hallucinations and Delusions Associated With Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis: A Case for NUPLAZID

September 27, 2021

Presented by: Mazhar Khowaja, MD Medical Director at Deer Oaks Date: October 12, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar Learnings […]

Learn More

10 Tips to Prevent Infectious Disease

September 20, 2021

COVID-19 upended many long-term care policies and practices for long-term care facilities, but it also taught us valuable lessons about […]

Learn More

4 Ways to Get (and Stay) in the Driver’s Seat with Telehealth

September 20, 2021

With the increasing precautions we have to take to prevent exposure to or the spread of the COVID-19 virus, especially […]

Learn More

Standing Up Against Medication Mismanagement to Prevent Falls

September 16, 2021

Falls among the elderly can be particularly problematic, leading to reduced functioning, pain and even death. Yet they are incredibly […]

Learn More

The Delta Variant: Why Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy Matters

September 3, 2021

Presented by: T.J. Griffin, SVP LTC Operations & Chief Pharmacy Officer Date: September 8, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

Incorporating Pharmacogenomic Solutions in Opioid and Pain Stewardship Programs

September 3, 2021

Presented by: Houda Hachad, PharmD, M.Res. AccessDx VP of Clinical Operations Date: September 9, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar Learnings […]

Learn More

Going Green with the Latest on Cannabinoids in Hospice and Palliative Care

September 3, 2021

Presented by: Melissa Corak, PharmD Date: September 22, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar Learnings Review current federal and state […]

Learn More

Opioid Stewardship – Implementing a Successful Program in Long-Term Care Facilities

September 3, 2021

Presented by: Josh Bose, PharmD Date: September 28, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar Learnings  Chronicle the events leading […]

Learn More

Navigating Diagnostic Testing for the Flu Season in the COVID-19 Pandemic

September 3, 2021

Presented by: Dr. Federica Gibellini, AccessDx Date: October 14, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar Learnings Understand the lessons learned […]

Learn More

Going Green with the Latest on Cannabinoids in Hospice and Palliative Care

September 3, 2021

Presented by: Melissa Corak, PharmD Date: October 28, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST Key Webinar Learnings Review current federal and state […]

Learn More

Refrigerator Temperature Log

August 27, 2021 Learn More

When the Chips are Down

August 17, 2021 Learn More

PharMerica Moves to State-of-the-Art Facility in Uniondale, NY, to Enhance Client Service

July 29, 2021

PharMerica announced today that it has recently relocated from its Long Beach, New York, location to a new state-of-the-art facility […]

Learn More

Hospices Share Their Roadmaps for Successfully Deprescribing Cardiovascular Drugs at End of Life

July 19, 2021

Presented by: John Corrigan, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist with OnePoint Patient Care Date: August 26, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

Heroes, Handwashing and More: Infection Prevention F-tags

July 19, 2021

Today we look at our healthcare workers as heroes! And, rightly so. They stepped up to the head of the bed when needed and treated an illness that had never been seen before.

Learn More

Can We Now Close the Book on COVID?

July 14, 2021

Hear from PharMerica’s TJ Griffin, Chief Pharmacist Officer, in his new piece in McKnight’s Long Term Care news as he […]

Learn More

IDD InformRx Newsletter – Q2 2021

July 2, 2021

Individuals with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities deserve superior care that helps them live their best lives. As part of […]

Learn More

Skilled Nursing InformRx Newsletter – Q2 2021

July 2, 2021

Medication care, cost, and compliance at long-term care facilities are crucial to providing better patient outcomes. That’s why the pharmacy […]

Learn More

Recognizing and Treating Depression in IDD Patients

July 1, 2021

What you’ll learn: Individuals with cognitive disabilities are at a 1.5-2x higher risk of depression compared to the general population. […]

Learn More

Infection Prevention Post- Pandemic

July 1, 2021

What you’ll learn: The COVID-19 pandemic suspended many long-term care policies and practices for LTC and skilled nursing facilities.  Facility […]

Learn More

Shifting Health Care Landscape Demands Strong Ties to Pharmacy Partner

June 29, 2021 Learn More

Delivering Value Beyond Medication

June 29, 2021 Learn More

COVID-19 Vaccine Promises New Day for America’s Seniors

June 29, 2021 Learn More

Self-Audit your PDPM Payment Process

June 22, 2021

Part 6 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies” Presented By: Leah […]

Learn More

OnePoint Patient Care Expanding Its Local Pharmacy Model to Meet Growing Demand

June 22, 2021

OnePoint Patient Care is bringing its high-touch local hospice pharmacy services to Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Nashville, Pittsburgh and […]

Learn More

Interdisciplinary Strategies to Avoid Medication Errors

June 17, 2021

Presented by: Janis Russell, Pharm. D, Manager of Clinical Operations, PharMerica Date: July 8, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

Pandemic Recovery and Senior Care

June 17, 2021

Presented by: Jeanne Boschert, RN, Corporate Compliance Consultant, Integrity Compliance Solutions Date: July 28, 2021 at 1:00 PM EST Key […]

Learn More

5 Steps to Communication for Care Excellence

June 17, 2021

What you’ll learn: COVID-19 has demonstrated that concise effective communication is key for both families and patients.  Establishing effective patient-centered […]

Learn More

Safe Methadone Use in Hospice: Key insights from expert consensus whitepaper co-author Dr. James Ray

June 17, 2021

Presented by: Joe Solien, PharmD, OnePoint Patient Care Date: June 24, 2021 at 1:00 PM ET Key Webinar Learnings Describe […]

Learn More

It’s Complicated: Part A Medicare Utilization Review

June 8, 2021

Part 5 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies” Presented By: Leah […]

Learn More

Staff Self-care: A 3-Pronged Approach

May 27, 2021

What you’ll learn: The COVID-19 pandemic over the past year has made skilled nursing an overwhelming field for many.  It […]

Learn More

Time for a Check Up: Interviewing & Data Reporting Techniques

May 25, 2021

Part 4 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies” Presented By: Leah […]

Learn More

Data Accuracy Starts on the Front Line

May 11, 2021

Part 3 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies” Presented By: Leah […]

Learn More

6 Ways to Boost Staff Resiliency Post-Pandemic

May 10, 2021

During the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been growing recognition of the need to care for the caregivers who have been […]

Learn More

Challenges of Medication Management during Transitions of Care

May 5, 2021

Presented By: Sandy Hébert, Senior Director – Professional Services-Post Acute Insights and Sean Vandeweerd, Manager Integrated Care Coordination Date: May […]

Learn More

Budget Busters – Best Practices with NOACs, Insulins and COPD Drugs in Hospice

April 29, 2021

Presented By: Melissa Corak, PharmD, OnePoint Patient Care Date: April 29, 2021 at 1:00PM ET The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted […]

Learn More

Cannabis: Where are we now?

April 28, 2021

Presented By: Dr. Jennifer L. Marlo–Triemstra, MS, PhD and Jessica Wolfe – Sr. Director, State Government Reimbursement and Policy, Greenwich […]

Learn More

Building a Team Approach to Data Formulation

April 27, 2021

Part 2 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies” Presented By: Leah […]

Learn More

Polypharmacy and Deprescribing in Long Term Care

April 20, 2021

Presented By: Marti Wdowicki, PharmD, Director of Clinical Operations – South Date: April 22, 2021 at 1:00PM ET The webinar […]

Learn More

PharMerica Sr. VP and CFO Named to Louisville Business First’s 2021 “Best in Finance” list

April 19, 2021

Congratulations to Jennifer Yowler, senior vice president and CFO, PharMerica, for being named to the “Best in Finance” list by […]

Learn More

Untangle Your MDS 3.0 Data Processes

April 13, 2021

Part 1 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies” Presented By: Leah […]

Learn More

COVID Industry News – April 2021

April 7, 2021

Senior Living: COVID-Senior Living News 4.7.2021 Skilled Nursing:  COVID-Skilled Nursing News 4.7.2021  

Learn More

COVID-19: Vaccine and Monoclonal Antibody Update

April 6, 2021

Presented By: Adrienne Hearn, RPh — Manager of Clinical Operations-Northeast and Stephen Creasy, PharmD — Director of Clinical Services for […]

Learn More

PharMerica’s PropacPayless Brings Local Focus Aligned With National Presence

April 1, 2021

In David Welker’s world, the importance of a long term care pharmacy partner begins with the relationship, the ability of […]

Learn More

The NIC Executive Survey Insights — An Update

March 31, 2021

Presented By: Lana Peck, Senior Principal, NIC Date: March 31, 2021 at 1:00PM ET This webinar will review the latest […]

Learn More

In Brief: Life after COVID Part 4 – The post-pandemic LTC workforce: ‘COVID tested’

March 23, 2021

As the resident and workforce populations of senior living and nursing facilities dropped precipitously at Covid’s eve, one large, established […]

Learn More

In Brief: Life after COVID Part 3 – Recovery: How ending the virus is only the beginning

March 23, 2021

A recent Washington Post editorial declared that nursing home workers, including nurses, nursing assistants and support staff, “have quietly become […]

Learn More

In Brief: Life after COVID Part 2 – Covid cuts tragic swath across LTC workforce

March 23, 2021

In the midst of the initial Covid-19 battle that killed nearly 100,000 Americans by late spring 2020, Dr. Claire Rezba […]

Learn More

PharMerica Published Study Shows Trends in Prescribing COVID-19 Treatment Drugs Among Nursing Home Residents

March 18, 2021

During the pandemic, large numbers of assisted living community residents were prescribed drugs investigated for COVID-19 treatment, and an increase […]

Learn More

Hear from TJ Griffin, PharMerica Chief Pharmacy Officer and Operation Warp Speed Member

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

PharMerica Vaccine Development

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

Vaccine Review and Approval Authorization

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

Vaccine Administration Process

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

PharMerica – Vaccine Distribution

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

PharMerica – Vaccine Clinic Program

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

Pharmerica – Day Of Vaccine Clinic

March 17, 2021

       

Learn More

Avoid The Spread Of Germs

March 17, 2021 Learn More

Social Distancing Guidelines At Work

March 17, 2021 Learn More

What To Do If You Are Sick With Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

March 17, 2021 Learn More

Flowchart To Identify And Assess 2019 Novel Coronavirus

March 17, 2021 Learn More

Safe And Festive Ways To Celebrate The Holidays During COVID-19

March 17, 2021

The holidays represent a special time of year when family and friends come together. But with COVID-19 continuing to impact […]

Learn More

Combat Workplace Violence During The Pandemic

March 17, 2021

Even prior to COVID-19, cases of workplace violence were on the rise. From threats and intimidation to assault and shootings, […]

Learn More

Interview with T.J. Griffin

March 17, 2021 Learn More

Walgreen’s federal partnership will help ease COVID vaccine delivery to LTC operators

March 17, 2021 Learn More

COVID-19 Vaccine Promises New Day For America’s Seniors

March 17, 2021 Learn More

CVS: Independent living residents will continue to wait for COVID-19 vaccination

March 17, 2021 Learn More

In brief: The case for the COVID-19 vaccine

March 17, 2021 Learn More

Webinar Recording: Vaccine Briefings-Development, Safety and Distribution

March 17, 2021

Operation Warp Speed was launched early in 2020 with a mission to deliver 300 million doses of safe and effective […]

Learn More

Webinar FAQs: Vaccine Briefings-Development, Safety and Distribution

March 17, 2021 Learn More

COVID-19 State of the Nation

March 17, 2021

Presented By: Kishore “Josh” Bose, PharmD, RPh, Manager of Clinical Services at PharMerica Date: March 17, 2021 at 1:00PM ET […]

Learn More

Skilled Nursing InformRx Newsletter – Q1 2021

March 16, 2021

Medication care, cost, and compliance at long-term care facilities are crucial to providing better patient outcomes. That’s why the pharmacy […]

Learn More

IDD InformRx Newsletter – Q1 2021

March 16, 2021

Individuals with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities deserve superior care that helps them live their best lives. As part of […]

Learn More

Walgreens Live Event – A Deeper Dive on COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout Phase 1 and Beyond

March 5, 2021

Get a closer look at everything Walgreens has done to date to prepare for immediate administration of COVID-19 vaccines to […]

Learn More

COVID Industry News – March 2021

March 4, 2021

Senior Living: COVID-Senior Living News 3.31.2021 COVID-Senior Living News 3.24.2021 COVID-Senior Living News 3.17.2021 COVID-Senior Living News 3.9.2021 COVID-Senior Living […]

Learn More

OnePoint Patient Care Selected by Islands Hospice as PBM Provider

February 25, 2021

  Islands Hospice has selected OnePoint Patient Care, an industry leader in local hospice pharmacy, e-prescribing technologies, and Pharmacy Benefits […]

Learn More

Effective Medication Management Solutions for Senior Living

February 25, 2021

Presented By: Lisa Ippolito, Market Development Specialist for PointClickCare and Patti Feightner, Sales Engineer at PointClickCare with a focus on […]

Learn More

In Brief: Life after COVID Part 1 – Locked down and unable to grieve, LTC workers soldier on

February 19, 2021

COVID-19 has inflicted unprecedented trauma on the long-term care workforce. Among even the most seasoned ER nurses, nursing home directors […]

Learn More
ARCHIVES