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Social Media - A Cure for What's Ailing Health Care
Social Media is starting to impact every aspect of the health care world - from physician and patient interaction to hospitals building and maintaining public appearance.
Letter to the Oakland Press: AmeriCare President Greg Jamian discusses Auto-No Fault bill issues
AmeriCare Medical President Greg Jamian writes to Jerry Wolffe, "Voice of Disability" columnist for The Oakland Press, to explain the problems that could result from the passing of Auto-No Fault House and Senate Bills that threaten to "tweak" coverage currently offered in your auto insurance.
Social Security Offices to Begin Closing at 3:30 pm Daily
Effective August 15, 2011, all Social Security offices in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Chesterfield, Dearborn, Fort Gratiot, Hamtramck, Highland Park, Inkster, Livonia, Monroe, Roseville, Royal Oak, Sterling Heights, Pontiac, Royal Oak, Farmington Hills and Wyandotte, encompassing all of Southeast Michigan, will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30pm – a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday.
AmeriCare’s Rx iV Pharmacy delivers a total spectrum of cost effective BestCare Pharmacy therapy services and programs to medically stable patients in the comfort and cost effective environment of their home or facility. Rx iV Pharmacy support programs provide everyone involved in a patient’s therapy an increased sense of control over the plan of care.
Home Infusion Therapy
The success of each Rx iV Infusion Pharmacy infusion therapy program resides in the highly skilled and sensitive hands of the company’s clinically trained staff of pharmacists and registered nurses.
Rx iV Infusion Pharmacy nurses work closely with prescribing physicians to provide detailed assessments of patient and family needs. They assist in the development and management of patient programs providing, pre-discharge and continuous patient and family instruction; psychological and sociological family support services; patient monitoring; and ongoing physician updates.
Around the clock, the Rx iV Infusion Pharmacy provides comprehensive services to assist physicians, nurses and family members in the coordinated management of each patient program. Adhering to AmeriCare’s BestCare standards, the Rx iV Infusion’s Pharmacy and staff actively participate as members of the patient support team.
BestCare procedures are followed during the preparation of every physician-ordered, patient specific solution. This BestCare attention to detail ensures proper, content accuracy; non-pyrogenicity; sterility, ease of administration, dosage frequency; pharmaceutical stability; and drug compatibility.
RxIV Infusion Pharmacy therapies include:
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
- Enteral Nutrition
- Antibiotic therapy
- Pain Management
- Hydration Therapy
- Inhalation Medication Therapy
All this is why, when choosing an infusion therapy company to provide comprehensive BestCare patient services, there can be only one…Rx iV Infusion Therapy.
Facility Single and Multiple dose dispensing
As a qualified provider of comprehensive pharmacy services to assisted care and correctional facilities, we offer innovative and “state of the art” packaging systems for the dispensing of most medications. In the form of tablets, pills, capsules or the like and by utilizing predetermined dosage sequences; we can eliminate errors, save time and cut traditional cost by up to 35%
Facility Pharmacy services include:
- Prospective review of dispensed medications
- screening for drug interaction and allergies
- Delivery of medications to the facility
- Availability of drug information for the resident
- Twenty-four hour emergency call service
- Compliance enhancing packaging for medications
- Medication documentation needed by the facility
- Label dispensed medications with beyond-use dates