Script Your Future Baltimore Presents: Third Medication Adherence Experience
Thursday, June 5, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM (EDT)
Join Script Your Future Baltimore for its third event in a series of medication adherence experiences, which will focus on enhancing the quality of communication between health care professionals and patients in the retail pharmacy setting, on Thursday, June 5 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy in Baltimore. This Medication Adherence Experience is a FREE event designed to bring together all health care professionals for a morning of training, networking and thoughtful discussion around medication adherence. A light breakfast will be served.
The third Medication Adherence Experience will feature:
- Patient Panel: Hear directly from patients with chronic conditions about their experiences with health care professionals and medication adherence.
- Make the Most of Your Interaction with Patients in Five Minutes: Walgreens will present techniques for making the most of your often-brief interactions with patients at the pharmacy counter by applying Medication Therapy Management principles to your conversations.
- Approaches to Adherence Quality Metrics Panel: Hear from CARE Pharmacies about new strategies for measuring and improving adherence in pharmacies.
For additional information, please contact Kelly Cahill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Directions to University of Maryland School of Pharmacy:
Take 95 to the exit 395 (downtown Baltimore). Take 395 onto Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. to West Saratoga Street. Make a right onto Saratoga Street and the first right onto Pine Street. Walk across the traffic light. (The Pharmacy Hall building is on your right side after you walk across the Fayette traffic light.)
Take Maryland Avenue. Turn right onto West Preston to Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. West. Turn left onto West Saratoga. Make 1st right onto Pine Street. Walk across the traffic light. (The Pharmacy Hall building is on your right side after you walk across the Fayette traffic light.)
From I-70 and West
Take I-70 east to the I-695 South (Glen Burnie) exit. Follow I-695 to I-95 North. Take Exit 52 (Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.). Continue on MLK Blvd., proceed to West Saratoga and make the first right onto Pine Street. Walk across the traffic light. (The Pharmacy Hall building is on your right side after you walk across the Fayette traffic light.)
Pearl Street Garage, 622 W. Fayette Street
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Script Your Future Baltimore
Script Your Future is a public education campaign focused on increasing awareness of the importance of adherence among patients in general, and specifically among those who suffer from three chronic conditions: cardiovascular, diabetes and respiratory disease. Script Your Future hosts local grassroots efforts in six local markets, including Baltimore. The Script Your Future Baltimore coalition includes representation from University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy, Walgreens, FlavorX, Sanofi, Pfizer, CARE Pharmacies, Maryland Association of Nursing Students, Maryland Pharmacists Association, Novo Nordisk, Maryland Public Health Association, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Delmarva Foundation for Medical Care (DFMC), the Quality Improvement Organization for Maryland, Eli Lilly and Company, and more.