Clinical Corner

Journal Articles

Clinical reports and white papers by our LTC pharmacy team

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

During the pandemic, large numbers of residents were prescribed drugs investigated for COVID-19 treatment, and an increase in prescribing of antibiotics commonly used for respiratory infections was observed in more than 1,900 US nursing homes.

Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate Prescribing Trends and Pharmacist-Led Outbreak Preparedness in Long-Term Care Pharmacy During Coronavirus Disease 2019

A summary of the comprehensive preparedness plan and infection control measures instituted by the Outbreak Preparedness and Action Committee formed by a cross-functional team of PharMerica leaders.