A patient hospitalized for confusion was diagnosed with hepatic encephalopathy due to liver cirrhosis. Upon treatment and discharge, the patient was referred to Mosaic Pharmacy Service. During our in-person medication review, the patient was found to be non-compliant with all of his medications due to side effects.
Several interventions were made:
The primary care provider remarked that “Mosaic is my hero,” and suggested that had this coordination been provided a year ago, the patient would not have had multiple hospital admissions and a possible need for a liver transplant.