Cleveland Clinic’s Office of Civic Education Initiatives and Department of Pharmacy collaborated to develop the RxPERT™ service, which is designed to support school nurses and other staff who dispense medication, and to promote students’ health and wellness. This easy-to-use help line is a valuable resource that connects you directly to knowledgeable pharmacists who will consult with you on medication management for your students.
What we offer…
Accessing our pharmacists
Consult on drug administration (timing, special handling)
Discuss drug warnings and side effects
Answer questions about drug and food interactions
Assist with identifying unlabeled or mislabeled drugs
Recommend how to store drugs
RxPERT™ is available by calling 216.445.MEDS (6337), or toll-free 800.223.CARE (2273), ext. 56337, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., excluding designated holidays.
Participating pharmacists include those at the main campus, the Strongsville and Willoughby Hills family health centers and Marymount Hospital.
To enroll your school in RxPERT™, please complete an agreement form
RxPERT - Cleveland Clinic Pharmacy Help Line for Schools