PHARMACOGENETICS

Did You Know? Trident Care Rx is the only LTC pharmacy in NC partnered with MedTek21 to provide Medication Risk Management technology.

Program Benefits

• Enhance clinical outcomes • Better medication compliance
• Reduced readmissions • Reduced falls

FAQ

What is MedTek21? MedTek21 is a platform that utilizes pharmacogenetic testing to bring personalized drug-to-gene monitoring to every resident. The software works alongside existing medical record systems to continuously monitor and proactively identify residents for medication risk.

How does using a pharmacy affiliated with MedTek21 help our facility? The key value of Trident Care Rx’s collaboration with MedTek21 is an added layer of resident safety amongst our partner homes. Often times, the issues related to a resident’s unique genetic profile are reimbursable- making MedTek21’s pharmacogenetic testing a win-win by saving your facility time in finding the appropriate medication, by reducing readmissions and falls, and by leading to better patient and family satisfaction within your community.

Benefits to Trident Care Rx Patients

• Reduced adverse effects • Improved medication adherence
• Reduced hospitalizations • Increased patient safety

What does that mean for patients? Trident Care Rx’s partnership with MedTek21 allows facilities to do a 30 second mouth swab on identified at-risk individuals. The process is pain free and discovers, monitors, and manages issues that may pop up concerning patient medications. This means less trial and error and reduced medication risk.