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Pharmacist

Pharmacist Section Leader 

Jason M. Kimbrel, RPH, PharmD, BCPS
Vice President of Clinical Services
HospiScript Services, LLC - Dublin, OH
CONTACT VIA My.NHPCO

Section Projects

  • Relatedness Process Flow - to help hospice providers determine whether a diagnosis or symptom is related to the terminal prognosis.
  • Determination of Medication Coverage - has been developed to assist hospices in determining whether a medication is related to the terminal prognosis, follows a decision tree to determine relatedness and discontinuation.  Spearheaded by the National Council of Hospice and Palliative Professionals Pharmacist section, the new medication coverage flow chart has had great collaborative review from the NCHPP physician section and the NHPCO Regulatory Committee.
  • De-prescribing Solutions- to help hospice providers use evidence based recommendations to reduce pill burden and achieve the best possible outcomes using medications.
  • Opioid Disposal- to assist in policy changes around disposal of medications, in particular controlled substances, from the home.
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Pharmacist Section Activities and Research:

Pharmacist Section Steering Committee

Dr. Michael Bolewitz, PharmD
VP and COO
Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region - Charlotte, NC
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Trent Jenks
Pharmacist
Heart 'n Home Hospice & Palliative Care, LLC - Fruitland, ID
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Jasmine Latrice Mills
Clinical Pharmacist
Suncoast Hospice - Clearwater, FL
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Dr. Marisa Lynn Todd
Enclara Pharmacia - Springfield, PA
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For more information, contact the Section Leader.