I am currently overly obsessed with a pharmacist led smoking cessation model. I hear from colleagues that we don’t need a specific guideline or program to help us treat our patients. I disagree with this approach.
The current practice is typical pharmacists believe we deliver great healthcare and are usually not reimbursed for these services. Well I say why would someone “pay us money” if we cannot show what works. We cannot simply expect to sit on our stools (yes reference to a previous post) and be compensated for helping our patients stop smoking. Read more