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Join Pharmacy Quality Solutions Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts Nick Dorich, PharmD, for a podcast series "Quality Corner Show" that covers everything quality in the world of pharmacy and patient care. Look for future episodes to interview guests and experts in the healthcare profession.

Join Pharmacy Quality Solutions Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts Nick Dorich, PharmD, for a podcast series "Quality Corner Show" that covers everything quality in the world of pharmacy and patient care. Look for future episodes to interview guests and experts in the healthcare profession.

Location:

United States

Description:

Join Pharmacy Quality Solutions Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts Nick Dorich, PharmD, for a podcast series "Quality Corner Show" that covers everything quality in the world of pharmacy and patient care. Look for future episodes to interview guests and experts in the healthcare profession.

Language:

English

Contact:

9198649756


Episodes

Addressing Healthcare for the LGBTQIA Community - Roundtable Discussion

7/12/2022
The PQS Quality Corner Show hosts a roundtable discussion addressing healthcare for the LGBTQIA community featuring Veronica Vernon, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, NCMP, Assistant Professor, Butler University; Alex R. Mills, PharmD, BCACP, AAHIVP (He/Him/His), Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice (HIV, LGBTQ+ Health), University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy - Jackson Campus; and Kevin Astle, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, AAHIVP, CDCES Assistant Professor , University of South Florida. PQS Associate...

Duration:00:37:37

Providing Inclusive Care for the LGBTQ+ Community

6/28/2022
PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, chats with Joseph A. Nardolillo, PharmD, BCACP, (he/him/his) Assistant Professor (Clinical) Department of Pharmacy Practice at the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University about how pharmacists can provide inclusive care for the LGBTQ+ community.

Duration:00:37:16

Interview Highlights from the 2022 PQA Annual Meeting

6/22/2022
The Quality Corner Show takes a look back at the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) 2022 Annual Meeting with interviews featuring: www.semorx.comwww.espha.net

Duration:00:43:35

How Pharmacists Can Utilize PQA’s Social Determinants of Health Resource Guide

6/21/2022
Pharmacy Quality Alliance Chief Engagement Officer Richard Schmitz joins the Quality Corner Show to talk about how pharmacists can get the most out of PQA's Social Determinants of Health Resource Guide. Schmitz explains that the guide focuses on seven key barriers that patients face and that pharmacists can work with their patients to address these barriers by providing Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) services detailed within the guide. More info available at the Pharmacy Quality...

Duration:00:23:06

Pharmacist Provided Education for Patients with Asthma

6/14/2022
PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, chats with Hanna Friedrich, PharmD, PGY1 Community Pharmacy Resident at CUB Pharmacy, about how pharmacists communicate to patients with asthma on this episode of the podcast. Friedrich reviews the asthma disease state and goes over key counseling points with the patient concerning inhaler use. She also touches upon a recent research project focused on pharmacist-led patient education for asthma management.

Duration:00:20:43

Student Pharmacists Discuss Public Health Advocacy

6/7/2022
The Quality Corner Show welcomes Zachary Oquendo, P4 Pharmacy Student at the University of a Rhode Island College of Pharmacy (URI) and Amanda Rocha, URI PharmD Candidate 2022 to discuss the public health role for pharmacists with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts. In this episode, Oquendo and Rocha explain how every pharmacist is a public health provider, and they provide examples related to immunizations, opioid and substance use, and test & treat programs.

Duration:00:27:18

Increasing Quality Outcomes through Patient-First Communication

5/31/2022
Jeffrey Bratberg, PharmD, FAPhA, Clinical Professor at the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy talks about increasing quality outcomes through patient-first communication on the Quality Corner Show with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts. In this episode, Bratberg explains the value of adopting patient or people-first language in patient counseling and harm reduction communications. He also provides some examples where using updated language and...

Duration:00:26:55

How Opioid Measures Work: Concurrent Use of Opioids and BZDs

5/24/2022
PQS Senior Manager of Data Analytics Andrew Thorne, PharmD, MS, joins the PQS Quality Corner Show to chat about the opioid measure "Concurrent Use of Opioids and Benzodiazepines" with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts. Thorne digs into the specifics of the Concurrent Use of Opioids and BZDs measure and how patients qualify for this measure. He also provides a patient scenario that may help pharmacists better understand patient considerations.

Duration:00:39:59

Provider Education and Opioid Use Disorder

5/17/2022
The Quality Corner Show welcomes Elizabeth Salisbury, PharmD, PGY-1 Community-based Pharmacy Resident at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, to talk about opioid use disorder with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts. In this episode, Salisbury details what medications that pharmacists should be familiar with and how this applies with community pharmacy practice today.

Duration:00:25:25

Pharmacist’s Role in Respiratory Health

5/10/2022
Andrew Straw, PharmD, BCADM, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Vice Chair at Cedarville University reviews common respiratory health conditions in community pharmacy practice with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts on the Quality Corner Show. Straw also discusses primary treatment options for these conditions and how pharmacists can be involved in managing respiratory health of their patients.

Duration:00:31:07

STEADI-Rx: A Pharmacist’s Guide to Fall Prevention

5/3/2022
Stefanie Ferreri, PharmD, BCACP, FAPhA, Smith-Olsen Distinguished Professor, Chair, Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education at UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy joins the podcast to talk older adult fall prevention and STEADI-Rx with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts. STEADI-Rx is a resource to help pharmacists implement evidence-based, fall prevention strategies for their older patients. CDC Website STEADI-Rx

Duration:00:33:52

Deprescribing Considerations and the Geriatric Population

3/22/2022
Donna Bartlett, PharmD, BCGP, RPh, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences returns to the Quality Corner Show to talk about medication deprescribing considerations for older adults with Host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts. Bartlett emphasizes medication optimization and details specific classes or treatments where deprescribing would be appropriate.

Duration:00:32:04

Leading Successful Change Implementation in the Pharmacy

3/15/2022
Alex C. Varkey, PharmD, MS, FAPhA, Director of Pharmacy Services at Houston Methodist Hospital, talks to Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts, about implementing change in workflow or processes in the pharmacy on the PQS Quality Corner Show. Varkey also speaks to leadership and their ability to motivate team members on the buy in of new processes.

Duration:00:42:08

Expanding Patient Care with Pharmacist Prescribing

3/8/2022
James Lott (PharmD/MPP), Founder and CEO of Scripted.co, visits the Quality Corner Show to talk about pharmacist prescribing and managing medications with host Nick Dorich, PharmD, PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts. Lott explains the value of pharmacist prescribing and reviews some of the barriers for scale implementation. He also talks about the scripted.co platform and how that can help pharmacists prescribe for common treatments and conditions.

Duration:00:30:29

Implementing the Appointment-Based Model

3/1/2022
Sophia Herbert, PharmD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacy and Therapeutics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, speaks with PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD about implementing the Appointment-Based Model (ABM) within pharmacy on the Quality Corner Show. Herbert compares and contrasts Medication synchronization and the ABM process and explains which pharmacies are more apt to use ABM.

Duration:00:32:48

Expanding Blood Pressure Screenings and Management in Pharmacy

2/23/2022
PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, talks with William R. Doucette, PhD, Veale Professor of Health Policy at the University of Iowa, Dept of Pharmacy Practice & Science, about blood pressure management in patients and how pharmacists can provide other related services. Doucette speaks on the podcast about his work with community pharmacists and how technology can be used to expand blood pressure management programs.

Duration:00:34:56

Medication Treatment Plans for Managing Hypertension

2/15/2022
PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, covers medicine treatment plans for patients with hypertension with Stevie Veach, PharmD, BCACP, Clinical Assistant Professor and Director, PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency Program with The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy. In this second American Heart Month episode of the podcast, Veach reviews non-drug lifestyle modifications, patient risk factors, and when to initiate medications.

Duration:00:26:52

How Pharmacists Help Patients Manage Hypertension

2/9/2022
PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, chats with Samantha Ketterling, PharmD. Manager of Clinical Pharmacy Thrifty White Pharmacy about managing blood pressure in patients for a special American Heart Month episode of the podcast. Ketterling explains how pharmacists are currently helping patients manage their hypertension and what further steps could be coming in the near future to further impact patients' health.

Duration:00:29:21

Diabetes and Pain Management (Available for CE)

2/1/2022
Charles D. Ponte, BSc, PharmD, FADCES, FAPhA, FASHP, FCCP, FNAP, and Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Family Medicine at West Virginia University discusses diabetes and pain management on the PQS Quality Corner Show. Host PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD asks Ponte about pain and discomfort for patients with diabetes, and Ponte talks specifically about neuropathic pain management. Pharmacist’s Letter is offering CE credit for this...

Duration:00:38:25

Continuous Glucose Monitoring (Available for CE)

2/1/2022
PQS Associate Director of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, talks with Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDCES, FADCES, FCCP, Endocrine Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, CGM and Remote Monitoring Program Coordinator at the Cleveland Clinic Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute about continuous glucose monitoring. Isaacs defines continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) on the Quality Corner Show and explains the difference between personal versus professional continuous glucose...

Duration:00:31:38