The teaching and research unit of the College of Pharmacy supports the Pharmacy Services at the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System. The pharmacy staff works in cooperation with physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals to ensure the delivery of appropriate drug therapy and to provide direct patient care and education.
UI TEAM RX
UI Team RX provides coordinated prescription filling, which includes medication reconciliation, with comprehensive medication review and disease state management when applicable.
UI TEAM RX has 3 Primary Goals
- Minimizing safety risk,
- Improving medication adherence, which should result in achievement of individualized patient health goals and
- Reducing overall cost of providing health care.
Our pharmacy services work with a wide range of clinics, which include:
- Behavioral health
- Emergency medicine
- Family medicine
- Gastroenterology and hepatology
- Infectious disease
- Internal medicine
- Urgent care
- Women's health
The pharmacy also provides services to UI Health's affiliated sites - Mile Square Health Centers, which are conveniently located in our service area's neighborhoods. Our Pharmacies are composed of faculty and staff who are teachers, scholars, and/or practitioners.