Minimizing Medication Errors, Enhancing Patient Experience

Initiatives to improve communication about medication lead to better outcomes.

By: Dee Russell
“This is not just a pharmacy effort. It is not a nursing or physician effort. It involves everybody, including respiratory therapy and management. Everyone has a role to play in educating patients.”
Stephanie McCormick, PharmD
Manager of Education and Training, UF Health Pharmacy – Jacksonville
"Patients are able to detect if they are having an issue with their medication or if it is something different going on with their disease state.”
Bernadette Belgado, PharmD
Director of Pharmacy, UF Health Jacksonville