Independent evaluation of community pharmacy case finding COPD screening and support service.

Category: Service Integration, New Care Models, Frailty, New Roles

Date: 2016

This 2016 report reviewed the service reach and delivery of COPD screening and support by the Wessex based community pharmacies involved in the project. A sample of community pharmacists and patients were also interviewed. Benefits and challenges to the pilot implementation were highlighted. A key benefit was that patients referred or not to their GP underlined the benefits of smoking cessation and taking a more proactive approach to their health and well-being.

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