Prof Sepehr Shakib
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Pre session summary
A case presentation of polypharmacy and deprescribing concentrating on interactions between healthcare professionals, and healthcare professionals and consumers.
The session encourage audience participation by talking through a case and discussing the case with the audience.
The building blocks addressed will include:
- team based care
- continuity of care
- comprehensiveness and care coordination
Post session facilitator summary notes…
- Presented an example of the veteran diabetic, chronic, complex group and posed the question: How well do the clinicians involved in the care, communicate on the management of the patient’s care?
- Can de-prescribing help?
- Need for integrated care; communication across system (acute/ primary health care) & involvement of patients and families.