The best practice is a multidisciplinary collaborative approach of medication evaluation, pharmacoeconomic and clinical audit studies for new medications, generics and biosimilars added to the formulary, besides the existing medications to assure the most clinically-effective and cost-effective medication provided to our patients. OPTIMIZE consists of three basic frameworks to optimize medication use: a medication uses evaluation study to promote optimal medication management, a pharmacoeconomic study to ensure that our patients are provided with the best possible effective medication, especially with new generics and biosimilars, and a clinical audit study to verify that drug therapy meets the most updated standards of care.

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