As high-acuity Medicare beneficiaries continue to shift towards at-home care, the need to access LTC pharmacy at-home services is growing. These services reduce adverse drug events, decrease emergency department visits, curb costs, and enable beneficiaries to access care outside of a facility setting. Today, the Alliance for Long-Term Care Pharmacy at Home is acting upon its mission to care for this population in the release of two new policy documents outlining a federal approach to supporting whole-person care to those who need it most.
These two new documents include:
‘The Alliance for Long-Term Care Pharmacy @ Home’ Launches to Improve Care Quality for Complex Patients
WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, over 20 pharmacies, professional associations, and care management groups announced the formation of The Alliance for Long-Term Care Pharmacy @ Home, a collaborative effort to improve the care provided to individuals with complex medical needs living in the community.