This course will empower individuals to become better informed healthcare consumers. We will explore how to choose Medicare plans, various types of drug interactions, medications that can increase the risk of falls, better choices at the pharmacy, and managing medications especially during transitions of care.
GROUP LEADER: Donna Bartlett is a practicing registered pharmacist (PharmD-RPh) and a board certified geriatric pharmacist (BCGP). She currently teaches pharmacy practice at MCPHS University and has a site for rotations at HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster, MA
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Worcester Institute for Senior Education (WISE)Assumption University, 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester MA 01609