The Impact of Coronavirus
COVID-19, which stands for Coronavirus Disease 2019, is a novel respiratory illness transmitted from person-to-person that can be mild to severe depending on an individual's unique circumstances. Symptoms may include fever, cough, shortness of breath, nasal congestion, and more. Concerns over the coronavirus pandemic continue to impact the United States, particularly within the long-term care industry.
The long-term care pharmacy team at Remedi SeniorCare continues to take the COVID-19 pandemic seriously, following the CDC's health safety guidelines and working with customers on enhanced infection control practices. If you are a member of the post-acute and long-term care industry, we applaud you and your team's efforts over the past year to slow the spread of COVID-19 in your facility. For current information and resources, please visit the CDC's COVID-19 webpage. Remedi SeniorCare customers can contact their Consultant Pharmacist for questions or additional information.
Infection Control Benefits in Long-Term Care Pharmacy
With the impact of COVID-19, infection control in long-term care settings is more important than ever. Have you considered the impact of your med pass on infection control? With PAXIT, the 24-hour, unit-dose medication management system, you can reduce the risk of spreading infection while providing essential pharmacy services to every senior in your care. Reduced touchpoints with medications, safer dispensing, immediate disposal of packaging, and specialized med cart organization all contribute to a safer experience for staff and residents. Watch below to find out more.