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Pharmaceutical services for older people

Pharmaceutical services for older people

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Published by Her Majesty"s Stationery Office in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementreport by a working group of the National Pharmaceutical Consultative Committee.
ContributionsClinical Resource and Audit Group., Scottish Health Service Planning Council. National Pharmaceutical Consultative Committee.
The Physical Object
Pagination77p. :
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19917996M
ISBN 100114934894
OCLC/WorldCa20339305

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Older People: Leaflets and Reports on Services In this section you'll find information leaflets and reports on HSE services for older people. National Dementia Office Newsletter December All of the services are free for the elderly, and find how Assistive technology and durable equipment assistance programs assist senior citizens and the sick. Income and employment resources Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a federal government funded program that is administered by many agency on aging offices.

Why the Elderly Need Individualized Pharmaceutical Care More than any other group, older people need access to a wide range of prescription drug ical services,thereby increasing overall outcomes are deleterious to everyone involved: patient,provider,plan,and payer. Introduction. Almost half of the medicines prescribed in the UK are for people aged 65 and over; furthermore, 36% of those aged over 75 take four or more prescribed drugs daily. 1 Consequently, effective prescribing, acceptable distribution and appropriate adherence may enhance quality of life. Conversely, inappropriate prescribing or use can lead to reduced quality of life and place older.


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