It’s just over 12 months since we announced the appointment of our clinical pharmacist Jo McMahon. The clinical results and feedback from our clinical team and our patients are impressive.
Jo, who’s been working closely with our doctors and nurses conducting clinical education sessions and introducing Better Medicines clinics including Home Medicines Reviews for our patients to help ensure the safe, effective use of medicines says “I have the privilege of being able to spend time talking in person or on the phone to patients on medicine related issues.”
“I have checked blood results and calculated renal function for hundreds of medicines to ensure that the dose is correct. Patients discharged from hospital who need to understand changes that have been made to their prescribed medicines can be followed up and I can liaise with the patient’s community pharmacy if required.”Read more