Pitopito Kōrero News & Updates

MPA Clinical Symposium – Inhaler Update

Published February 10 2017

Having trouble keeping on top of all the new inhalers??  Which inhaler works better in which situation, and what’s the evidence?Come and listen to pharmacist Tess James (Ngāti Porou), MPA member, who will present “Which is which and when to use – a brief update and overview on new inhalers”.

Currently working in the Taranaki region, Tess is a clinical pharmacist with Midlands Health Network, the primary health organisation that supports Taranaki GP practices.  In her day to day work she completes Medicines Therapy Assessments (MTA) for patients, identifying ways to optimise their medicine therapy and reduce harm, and consulting with other members of the healthcare team to address these issues.