Digital GP supplier Medical Options has launched a
medicine help helpline offering individuals with entry to skilled
The brand new service, Medi-SMART, will provide a a number of
medicine evaluate for sufferers who’re given new medicines individually and
require an professional medical pharmacist to make sure their medicines are working
Sufferers can even get data on learn how to take medicine
accurately, uncomfortable side effects, over-the-counter medicine that works with present
medicine, and different medicine choices.
Medi-SMART is absolutely built-in with present companies and
accessed by way of an app or by calling Medical Options’ 24/7 buyer companies
It’s the first in a spread of “SMART” companies Medical
Options will launch over the approaching months.
Dr Chris Morris, chief medical officer at Medical
Options, stated that with an rising variety of sufferers searching for recommendation from
GPs about their medicine and long run circumstances, there was a have to
present an simply accessible devoted help line.
“Uniquely, Medi-SMART will permit individuals to have an
limitless period of time to talk to an professional in medicine administration, which
is especially necessary as we see extra sufferers taking a number of medicines
on account of more and more complicated well being issues and a number of long-term circumstances,”