Prescribing Quality in Older Adults
Zachary Marcum, PharmD, MS, PhD
Assistant Professor in Pharmacy
Assistant Director for Research, Plein Center for Geriatric Pharmacy Research, Education & Outreach
School of Pharmacy
University of Washington
By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:
- Describe the factors that increase the risk of medication non-adherence in older adults.
- Identify health policy initiatives, including quality measures, related to medication adherence in older adults.
- Suggest areas for future research to improve medication adherence in older adults.
[From the Winter 2020 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]