Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, was recently announced as one of the winners of the 11th Annual Intalere Healthcare Achievement Awards. Through this awards program, Intalere, a health care services company, recognizes its members for their outstanding and innovative contributions to their patients, community and business partners in reducing healthcare costs, improving healthcare quality and serving the community.
Southwest Medical was recognized in the Quality/Patient Care Delivery and/or Patient Satisfaction category, specifically its Southwest Medical Pharmacy & Home Medical Equipment division and its Pharmacy Transitions of Care Program.
The program is intended to help patients transition into or out of a long-term care setting.
Southwest Medical Pharmacy & Home Medical Equipment provides operational and clinical services in a variety of settings, including long-term care, hospice and home infusion. The clinical pharmacy team completes traditional nursing home consulting, surgery center consulting and transition of care services in multiple nursing facilities throughout Southern Nevada.