Memorial Minute - August 7, 2019

August 7, 2019

Memorial has recently started providing Clinical Pediatric Pharmacy services. This is a new service for our Neonatal ICU, Pediatric ICU, and pediatric patients. The Memorial Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist collaborates with pediatricians, neonatologists, and nurses, participating in patient rounds to monitor high-risk medications and assist in managing medication issues with the care team. Our Pediatric Clinical Pharmacists are advocates for safe medication use with neonatal and pediatric patients while serving as a pediatric drug information resource for all team members involved in pediatric care at Memorial. Two pharmacists, Candace Mims and Brooke Irwin, will be rotating to provide this new service, which is overseen by our clinical Pharmacy Manager, Patrick Leung. 

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