Executive Infusion Services Announces Pharmacy Accreditation From ACHC
DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Executive Infusion Services, an independent, home infusion pharmacy based in Dearborn, Michigan, today announced it has been awarded the accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC), a national organization developed by homecare and alternate-site healthcare industry providers.
The announcement was made by Aiman Abueida, RPh, of Executive Infusion Services.
Executive Infusion Services is an independent, home infusion pharmacy to have achieved ACHC. The standards for ACHC accreditation promote quality services and ensure optimum care for the patient. Accreditation by Accreditation Commission for Health Care reflects an organization's dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care. The entire accreditation process is a collaborative, educational, and genuinely patient-focused approach which has gained respect and recognition as an accrediting organization uniquely committed to health care providers.
"As a family-owned business, owned and operated by clinical pharmacist, we are proud to receive this accreditation," said Aiman Abueida RPh, of Executive Infusion Services. "With more than 22 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, the leadership team at Executive Infusion Services is experienced, innovative and accessible to our patients. We have worked hard to ensure that our company fulfills the requirements set forth by ACHC, and we look forward to maintaining and exceeding those expectations in the future."
"Through this accreditation, we are confident that our home infusion pharmacy patients will remain within our carefully coordinated circle of care," Abueida added. "At Executive Infusion Services, there are no gaps in patient care between physician and pharmacy because we believe that collaboration and communication are critical to creating favorable treatment outcomes. We provide the full range of specialty medications, with care that each patient stays on their prescribed regimen and receives the support they need throughout the course of their treatment."
Infusion therapy refers to the administration of medications through needles and catheters. These procedures are usually performed when oral medication treatments are not effective on the patients. Home infusion therapies are those infusion therapies that can be taken by the patient at home, upon prescription by a physician. Home infusion therapies are taken either through intravenous (IV) routes into the bloodstream.
Home Infusion Therapy
Sterile & Non-Sterile Compounds
- ACHC accredited for Infusion
- Established written policy and policies for the safety of all services
- USP 797 compliant sterile products compounding facility
- Pharmacists and staff are highly proficient in infusion services
- 24-hour access to pharmacists
- Patient monitoring for safety and efficacy
- Infusion medications, supplies and pumps to meet all clinical requirements
- Patient education and medication adverse effect counseling
- Communication and follow-up with the physician
- Dispensing of specialty pharmaceuticals
Types of infusion drug therapies administered via infusion:
- Intravenous immune globulin (IVIG)
- Pain management
- Parenteral nutrition
Advantages of Home Infusion Therapy
Home Infusion Therapy is a safe and cost-effective alternative to placement in a nursing home, or an extended hospital stay. Patient can maintain their normal daily activities; all while being serviced in the comfort of their own home.
Executive Infusion Services is dedicated to being a customer advocate and innovative organization providing the highest quality of services in a caring and supportive pharmacy environment.
Executive Infusion Services is further dedicated to continued growth by providing safe, challenging, progressive, and financially satisfying opportunities for its owners, employees and the communities it serves.
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