Polypharmacy Initiative

South Okanagan Similkameen

South Okanagan Similkameen physicians have been engaged in Polypharmacy Risk Reduction and have been provided with tools and resources to support meaningful medication reviews within the context of the GPSC Residential Care Initiative. 

South Okanagan Similkameen has Polypharmacy Risk Reduction physician mentors who are skilled in mentoring their physician colleagues in meaningful medication reviews in residential care. 

Family and Specialist physicians in the South Okanagan Similkameen are working with pharmacists and Health Authorities to embed meaningful medication reviews in acute care and developing processes for communicating with community care providers.