Melissa E. Badowski
Melissa Badowski is clinical associate professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Section of Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Pharmacy, Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Remote patient monitoring (RPM) incorporates digital technology that collects health data from individuals in one location and electronically transmits secure data to healthcare providers in a different location for review and assessment. This allows healthcare professionals to make recommendations to optimise patient care without the patient having to be in the healthcare setting. With the implementation of RPM, pharmacists can use objective data obtained by remote devices