Enhanced Medication Profile & Drug Database Integration

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Enhanced Medication Profile & Drug Database Integration

  1. 1. Enhanced Medication Profile & Drug Database IntegrationPresented by: Kristi R. Wheeler, RN, HCS-D, COS-C
  2. 2. Medication Safety Regulatory-COPsThe Comprehensive assessment must: Include a review of all meds the pt is currently using Identify any potential adverse effects and drug reactions including: Ineffective Drug Therapy Significant Side Effects Significant Drug Interactions Duplicate Drug Therapy Noncompliance with Drug Therapy
  3. 3. Medication Safety The Risks of MismangementLegal: Civil Judgments Practice Act Issues Criminal Cases Accrediting Organization and State Survey Citations
  4. 4. Medication Safety The Risks of MismanagementPatient Harm 3rd leading cause of patient harm Medical errors-8th leading cause of death 450,000 preventable med related adverse events annually Most common type of med error Errors lead to: Disease exacerbation Increased hospitalization Higher utilization of acute and outpatient care
  5. 5. Medication Safety The Risks of MismanagementAccording to Home Healthcare Nurse “…greater than 90% of all discharge summaries contained at least one potential drug-related problem…” Duplications Omissions Contraindications Reconciliation reduced errors by 78%
  6. 6. Medication Safety Quality ImprovementProcess Measures 2 Domains related to meds Education Prevention Education: Education on high risk meds and all meds @ specific time points Prevention: Potential med issues identified and timely physician contact made @ specific time points
  7. 7. Medication Safety ReconciliationWhat is Medication Reconciliation? Reconciling pt’s meds into a single comprehensive list between healthcare settings All current meds including OTC, supplements, vitamins, etc. Check for: Duplications Multiple doses of same med Contraindications Interactions
  8. 8. Medication Safety ReconciliationWhen Should Reconciliation be Done? Admission Transfer to/from another facility or provider Discharge Recertification After medical appointments New medications started
  9. 9. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationUpdating Policy and Procedure Manual Frequency of reconciliation List of high risk medications Interaction level that should be reported to physician Reporting discrepancies Length of time medication is new/changed Longstanding Meds
  10. 10. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationEntering Allergies and Medications Always search the database 3 ways to enter meds Medication Nonstandard Dosage Off Market/Unlisted
  11. 11. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationEntering Allergies and Medications How to: DC med Delete med Change med Correct entry error Enter topical Enter injectable
  12. 12. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationOptional Settings New/Changed timeframe Medication Reconciliation default screen
  13. 13. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationMedication Interactions View Drug/Allergy Checks Duplicate Therapy Drug Interactions Interaction Level (optional setting available)
  14. 14. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationMedication Reconciliation and Acknowledgemen Medication Reconciliation Med Review Acknowledgement Signing Document Document Storage
  15. 15. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationAdditional Information Scheduling Task-Med Profile Updating Med Profile Med Profile Storage What Your Surveyor Needs Med Profile (data entry) vs Med Profile (snapshot)
  16. 16. Enhanced Med Profile and Database IntegrationContact Information Kristi.wheeler@kinnser.com Kinnser Support Monday-Friday 7:00 am to 7:00 pm (CST) Call us @ 877-399-6538 Email us @ support@kinnser.com
  17. 17. Questions??
  18. 18. Kinnser Software The Features You Need for the Work You Do Instant Medi-Span drug database screening A complete, Web-based point of care solution for all clinical disciplines Automatic Traditional Medicare eligibility checks Secure submission of claims Fast, intuitive scheduling OASIS checks & much morewww.Kinnser.com

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