Cost Savings and Clinical Interventions Made by PharmD Students During APPE Rotations at Federally Qualified Health Centers
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PharmD students make significant clinical interventions during their last year of training in clinical rotations at a variety of practice sites. These interventions ranged from performing dosage adjustments to preventing adverse drug reactions and saved $92,803 dollars in the Federally Qualified Health Center practice sites that were included in this study over a 1-year period of time. The following study examines the types of interventions made and their associated cost savings.
KeywordsPharmacy Cost-saving PharmD Rotations
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
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As stated above in the “Methods” section, the university’s institutional review board determined this study to be exempt.
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