What is Telepharmacy?May 26, 2018 in
What is Telepharmacy?
Telepharmacy is considered to be a way of delivering pharmaceutical products and care by the means of telecommunication to different patients. This way patients can receive their medicines and other pharmaceutical care items in the comfort of where they can get the services easy. Some of the services given are patient counseling, drug therapy monitoring, and refill authorization for the prescribed drugs, monitoring or formulary compliance by the means of videoconferencing or teleconferencing and prior authorization of prescribed drugs. Other services are taking medicines to remote places and also labeling the systems. These services can be given at your retail pharmacy places or even through the nursing homes, hospitals, and other medical facilities.
The word can also mean using videoconferencing in the pharmacy world to give other services like training, education, and also management services to the pharmacists.