Look for Opportunities to Get Your Diabetes Patients on a Statin
You'll see more focus on identifying diabetes patients who may be candidates for a statin (atorvastatin, simvastatin, etc).
Guidelines recommend that many diabetes patients take a statin to reduce risk of heart attacks and death. But about half of eligible patients aren't on a statin...and many are on a suboptimal statin dose.
Now more pharmacies will be stepping up to the plate to help.