New Program Grant to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

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<img class="Inset alignright wp-image-10254 size-medium" src="https://www.kelley-ross.com/wp-content/uploads/Screen-Shot-2016-08-23-at-1.50 description.18-PM-300×127.png” alt=”Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 1.50.18 PM” width=”300″ height=”127″ srcset=”https://www.kelley-ross.com/wp-content/uploads/Screen-Shot-2016-08-23-at-1.50.18-PM-300×127.png 300w, https://www.kelley-ross.com/wp-content/uploads/Screen-Shot-2016-08-23-at-1.50.18-PM-768×324.png 768w, https://www.kelley-ross.com/wp-content/uploads/Screen-Shot-2016-08-23-at-1.50.18-PM-1024×432.png 1024w, https://www.kelley-ross.com/wp-content/uploads/Screen-Shot-2016-08-23-at-1.50.18-PM.png 1574w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” />A successful pilot program designed to reduce hospital readmissions with Virginia Mason heart failure patients has received a two-year, $100,000 grant from the Cardinal Health Foundation.

The grant will help support the program through May 2018.

Called Heart to Heart, the initiative features our pharmacist visits with patients in their homes. More at: https://www.virginiamason.org/body.cfm?id=158&action=detail&ref=4032

Kelley-Ross is an independently owned corporation operating 4 pharmacies in Seattle. Kelley-Ross provides a wide range of pharmacy services, including prescription dispensing, compounding, medi-set packaging, compliance packaging, long-term care facility services, consultant pharmacist services, immunizations and a variety of health screenings.

We provide Clinical Community Care. This means that our staff combines expert medication therapy management and clinical skills, with caring, patient centered pharmacy services. By using the triad approach – patient, provider and pharmacist – we can help patients maximize their healthcare resources while achieving optimal health outcomes.

Our high service level and commitment to problem solving has made Kelley-Ross the pharmacy of choice for patients and providers across the Northwest.