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Medication management needs of Fresno now met by new service

A new medication management service in Fresno, California is now scheduling patient appointments to begin September 1, 2009. The UCSF [Medication Management Service][link defunct], Fresno helps California Central Valley health care providers select the best medications for their patients' needs and circumstances and helps patients increase their ability to access and manage their medications. The service is run by clinical pharmacists who are faculty members in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF School of Pharmacy. The service is open to patients of all income levels. Staff members are experts in all aspects of medication management, as well as in access to special programs that offer medications to qualified patients at no cost.

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UCSF launches medication consultation service in Fresno

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About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy aims to solve the most pressing health care problems and strives to ensure that each patient receives the safest, most effective treatments. Our discoveries seed the development of novel therapies, and our researchers consistently lead the nation in NIH funding. The School’s doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree program, with its unique emphasis on scientific thinking, prepares students to be critical thinkers and leaders in their field.