Category: Care Home Service

How to Help the Elderly Avoid Loneliness

How to Help the Elderly Avoid Loneliness?

Loneliness can be harmful to our health, including our mental health, and for older people this can be even harder. Their home may once have been a thriving hub of activity, with children running around and constant visitors through the doors. However, families grow up and move away, leaving people

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Is Home Healthcare A Good Idea

Is Home Healthcare A Good Idea?

Most pharmacies serve the elderly population either via care homes in their area or by supporting people who have a home health care package. PTMD are a recognised care home pharmacy in Bloxham and Kineton. If you are looking for pharmaceutical services which are experienced with the elderly and with

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The Role of a Pharmacist in a Care Home Pharmacy

The Role of a Pharmacist in a Care Home Pharmacy

Care homes are one of the biggest and most complex customers for any pharmacy. With constantly changing and often complicated medication needs, care homes rely on pharmacies to support their residents. PTMD have been involved in the development of the Pharmacy Program to help promote the seamless dispensing of medicines

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How Care Home Pharmacies Have Been Revolutionary

How Care Home Pharmacies Have Been Revolutionary?

Home care pharmacies provide accurate, up-to-date pharmacy services for home care facilities. Prior to their introduction, home care staff were responsible for filling pharmacy orders and for sorting patients’ meds themselves. Staff were frequently responsible for calling in pharmacy orders themselves, taking time away from providing patients with the care

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How is a Care Home Pharmacy Beneficial for Seniors

How is a Care Home Pharmacy Beneficial for Seniors?

Care homes are assisted living facilities for people who are struggling to care for themselves and even with help from friends, family and caretakers, had a needs assessment which found that they are in need of a care home. Some people with medical conditions that require round the clock care

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Pharmacy’s Role Enhancing Health in Care Homes

Pharmacy’s Role Enhancing Health in Care Homes

Care homes are far more than just a place for the elderly and vulnerable to live in. They provide essential care and support that the resident would not be able to access otherwise. All aspects of their daily life are looked after, including their medications. As we get older, we

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Why Partner with a Care Home Pharmacy?

Why Partner with a Care Home Pharmacy?

Every care home strives to provide the highest standard of care for their patients. They have a wide range of responsibilities from medical care, to providing nutrition, to ensuring each patient’s social and emotional needs are being met. It is no short order providing this comprehensive level of care and

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Benefits of care home pharmacy services

Benefits of care home pharmacy services

When compared with the rest of the population, the elderly tend to take more medications each day. The more medications a person takes, the more likely it is for them to make mistakes. This becomes even more of a concern if the patient has cognitive issues. When people are put

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