Clinical Outcomes, Research

The Impact of a Health System Specialty Pharmacy’s Role in Reducing Readmissions and Improving Access to Medication among Heart Failure Patients

An estimated 6.2 million American adults are living with heart failure (HF), placing a significant financial burden on patients and healthcare resources.

The purpose of this investigation was to determine the impact embedding a clinical specialty pharmacist within a health system’s cardiology clinic had on decreasing hospitalizations and readmissions through reducing barriers to care among HF patients.

Download this case report poster to learn the results and conclusions of this study.