When we speak to people not familiar with what pharmacists can do, they usually say:
"You just count pills, right?"
Far From it!
The Consultant Pharmacist has stepped out of the box to help physicians provide better, more profitable care.
Medication Therapy Management
Nutrigenomics & Pharmacogenomics
Meet Your Pharmacist
Tamar Lawful, PharmD, APh
She has worked with physicians, nurses, dietitians, and physical therapists to design programs that improve the health of patients.
She Was Asked & She Answered
What is your goal?
"As a nutrition specialist and pharmacist my goal is to
deprescribe medications and promote nutrition as medicine in order to improve my patient's quality of life and overall health."
What are the benefits of a
"Working in collaboration with a medical doctor, I aim to improve quality metrics, increase profitability and improve patient outcomes
by using an integrative approach incorporating
nutrition, genetics, medication therapy management and lifestyle modifications."
ROLE OF A LICENSED ADVANCED PRACTICE PHARMACIST
Perform Patient Assessments
Order & Interpret Drug Therapy Related Tests
Refer Patients to Other Healthcare Providers
Participate in the Evaluation & Management of Diseases & Health Conditions
Initiate, Adjust, Modify & Discontinue Drug Therapy Pursuant to and Order by A Patient's Treating Prescriber
WHAT'S BEING SAID?
"Professional and helpful with explaining medication side effects, difference between generic and brand medication. Ability to answer questions in layman’s terms."
“When I collaborated with Dr. Lawful, she was timely and very thorough. I've always enjoyed working her and would highly recommend her to manage a patient's medication therapy.”
Critical Care Pharmacist
“Dr. Lawful is a hard working Clinical Pharmacist who is able to work with individuals and in a group setting for patient care. She started the Transitions of Care pharmacy service at our hospital.
Her professionalism, project management skills, and ability to work with different people make her an asset to any organization!”