Medication Management


 

Medication management

Medication management is the process of a medical provider assessing, diagnosing, and treating individuals with medication.  The provider reviews the patient's medication The provider also closely monitors the patient's progress, looks for side effects, adjusts dosage, and/or changes medication when needed.  The goal of medication management is to positively impact the patient's overall health needs.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) on Stress Managment:

1. What is med management?

Medication management is the process of a medical provider assessing, diagnosing, and treating individuals with medication. The provider reviews the patients medication The provider also closely monitors the patients progress, looks for side effects, adjusts dosage and/or changes medication when needed. The goal of medication management is to positively impact the patients overall health needs. 

2. What are the benefits of medication management?

Psychotropic medications are closely monitored to ensure progress, as well as, being able to catch and address side effects quickly. Compliance- taking medication as prescribed- is important with any medication. Medication Management allows for prescribers to ensure compliance that helps patients to achieve their desired results. Studies show that proper medication management can reduce the risk of readmission to the hospital by 35%. 

3. What if I get medication from multiple prescribers- for example, my family doctor and my psychiatrist?

We will work together with other healthcare professionals to ensure a continuance of care. 

4. Will I have to come into the office frequently?

Depending on the medications you are prescribed, the doctor will want to monitor for side effects, compliance, and progress. Controlled medications require more frequent visits. With convenient tele-health appointments available, we are happy to see you virtually, as well. 

5. How can I set up an appointment?

Give us a call at 469-579-9201 or email us at info@compassionatepsychiatry.org 

Location
Compassionate Psychiatric Services
11500 TX HWY 121, Suite 510
Frisco, TX 75035
Phone: 469-200-4093
Fax: 469-200-4079
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