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Brigham and Women’s Hospital Anticoagulation Management Service. Cheryl Silva, PharmD November 4, 2008. BWH AMS Model. Multidisciplinary team Primarily telephone contact Cardiology and Orthopedic patients Outpatient service with limited inpatient responsibilities

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cheryl silva pharmd november 4 2008

Brigham and Women’s HospitalAnticoagulation Management Service

Cheryl Silva, PharmD

November 4, 2008

bwh ams model
BWH AMS Model
  • Multidisciplinary team
  • Primarily telephone contact
  • Cardiology and Orthopedic patients
  • Outpatient service with limited inpatient responsibilities
  • Patients with BWH PCP or Cardiologist may be referred from inpatient or outpatient setting
  • Limited face-to-face visits
bwh ams activity
BWH AMS Activity
  • Currently 2215 active patients
  • 50 to 80 Orthopedic patients (approx. 1000 patients per year)
  • 60 new referrals per month (non-Orthopedic)
  • Oct 2007 - Oct 2008: greater than 56,000 INR results
  • Approximately 60 % in range
multidisciplinary team
Multidisciplinary Team
  • Medical Directors
    • Hematology/Oncology
    • Cardiology
  • Physician Assistants
  • Pharmacists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Administrative Assistants
bwh ams staff
Clinician:

Physician Assistants

(1.6 FTE)

Pharmacists (2 FTE)

Nurse Practitioner (1 FTE)

Per-diem

(2 nurses, 1 pharmacist)

Support:

Administrative Assistants (1.8 FTE)

Pharmacy students

(1 co-op, 1 sixth-year rotation)

BWH AMS Staff
bwh ams clinician role
BWH AMS Clinician Role
  • New patient education
  • Management of outpatients on warfarin
  • Teaching and “bridging” of patients on injectable anticoagulants
  • Dosing of warfarin for inpatient Orthopedic patients following hip/knee surgery
  • Serving as an educational resource for hospital staff
bwh ams support staff role
BWH AMS Support Staff Role
  • Triage incoming telephone calls
  • Accept and record laboratory results
  • Generate daily patient lists and weekly census reports
  • Relay laboratory results and dosing information
  • Responsible for renewing standing orders, booking and confirming outpatient appointments, and making reminder calls
bwh ams reimbursement
BWH AMS Reimbursement
  • Nearly 100% subsidized by hospital
  • Currently bill only for occasional face-to-face visits with PA or NP (99211 and 99213)
bwh ams differences
BWH AMS Differences
  • All clinicians care for all patients, we do not have a primary clinician for each patient
  • Contact with patients regarding results and delinquent blood tests via telephone or email
  • Retrieve laboratory results manually, not currently interfaced with outside laboratories
  • Track patients using CoagClinic by Standing Stone, Inc.
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