Session ID: 
157

From Big Data to Big Knowledge: Optimizing Medication Management

3:00pm - 4:00pm Wednesday, March 7
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Palazzo D

Description

Managing medication inventory across complex hospital operations requires medications to be available when and where needed. Pressures on medication budgets demand new strategies to ensure medication availability at the lowest cost. Learn how one health system leveraged national benchmarking to identify opportunities for workflow improvements, used reporting to monitor compliance, and predictive analytics to intelligently set inventory levels that maximize availability while dramatically reducing medication waste and overall cost to deliver medications.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Define the challenges of inventory management with a focus on reducing medication waste in across a health system
  • Utilize analytics tools, national benchmarking and data science algorithms to target Automatic Dispensing Cabinets medication waste reduction
  • Describe a business improvement plan to target medication waste reduction from Automatic Dispensing Cabinets
  • Measure, monitor, and evaluate data to adjust program to maximize results
  • Develop, define and execute a comprehensive action plan to reduce medication waste in Automated Dispensing Cabinets using national benchmarking and predictive analytical tools

Speaker(s): 

Associate Director of Pharmacy Operations,
University of Rochester Medical Center
Director, Education and Optimization Services,
BD, Medication Management Solutions
Continuing Education Credits: 
AAHAM
1.00
ABPM
1.00
ACPE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00
PDU
1.00

Audience: 

Healthcare Financial Professionals
IT Professional
Pharmacy Professional

Level: 

Intermediate

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