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WFXG: Meds to Beds helps ease patients from hospital to home

AU Medical Center recently launched the Meds to Beds program, a novel patient-centric approach to discharge care in which a hospital pharmacist delivers a patient’s medications directly to the bedside just prior to checkout. This is on the only Meds to Beds program in Augusta and it is helping to reduce readmission rates to the medical center, according to Program Director Nick Wimpey. Click the link below to view WFXG’s report on this new program.

WFXG: Augusta University Meds to Beds helps ease patients from hospital to home care

March 6, 2017

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Danielle Harris

Danielle Harris is Senior Media Relations Coordinator at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic or with one of our experts at 706-721-7511 or deharris1@augusta.edu.