HOHMEIER, KENNETH

Associate Professor
Dept of Clinical Pharmacy
 
Associate Professor
COP-Nashville Campus

Office: STE 2D POLK AVENUE BUILDING
193 POLK AVENUE
NASHVILLE TN 372100000
Tel: (615) 532-0228
khohmeie@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Residency Certificate, Kroger Pharmacy/University of Toledo, PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency Program
  • Pharm.D., University of Toledo, Pharmacy
  • B.S., University of Toledo, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Research Interest/Specialty

 Pharmacy operations, medication therapy management (MTM), pharmacy technicians, community pharmacy practice change, point-of-care testing (POCT)

Clinical Care Specialty/Interest

 Community pharmacy practice, MTM, POCT

Grant Funded Research

 Title:               A Novel Payment Model and Employer-based Wellness and Pharmacy Services Program

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Justin Gatwood

Source:            Community Pharmacy Foundation

Date:               January 1, 2019-March 31, 2020

Role:               Co-Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $37,825

Title:               Evaluation of the TennCare (Tennessee Medicaid) MTM Pilot Program

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Justin Gatwood

Source:            State of Tennessee

Date:               August 1, 2018-July 31, 2020

Role:               Co-Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $233,617

 

 

Title:               Improving Herpes Zoster Vaccine Completion Rates using Mobile and Electronic Health Record Technology

Investigators: Justin Gatwood, Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Tracy Hagemann, Chi-Yang Chiu, Andrea Brookhart

Source:            Glaxo Smith Kline

Date:               April 1, 2018-December 31, 2019

Role:               Co-Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $380,554

 

 

Title:               Facilitating Pharmacist Assertiveness in Promoting Pneumococcal Vaccination among High-Risk Adults: A Simulation-Based, Data-Driven Training Program

Investigators: Justin Gatwood, Kenneth C. Hohmeier

Source:            Merck

Date:               August 1, 2018-July 31, 2020

Role:               Co-Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $156,934

 

Title:               Effects of Medication Utilization on Treatment Costs among Medicare Patients with Diabetes, Hypertension and Congestive Heart Failure Who Receive Low-Income Subsidy

Investigators: Junling Wang, Kenneth C. Hohmeier

Source:            PhRMA

Date:               September 1, 2018-December 31, 2020

Role:               Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $15,000

 

Title:               Community Pharmacy Transformation Pilot Project: Optimizing Patient Care by Increasing Community Pharmacist-Provided Care (Technician Product Verification)

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Lucy Adkins, Aaron Garst

Source:            National Association of Chain Drug Stores/Tennessee Pharmacists Association

Date:               March 1, 2017 – December 31, 2019

Role:               Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award to TPA: $299,500

                                                                                                Sub-award to UTHSC: $37,500

 

Title:               Optimizing Care: A Qualitative Exploration of a New Community Pharmacy Practice Model (Technician Product Verification)

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier

Source:            National Association of Chain Drug Stores

Date:               November 1, 2017 – July 31, 2018

Role:               Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $29,000

 

Title:               Exploring the Effects and Outcomes of Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (Phase I and II)

Source:            Pharmacy Technician Certification Board                                        

Date:               January 1, 2017 – January 1, 2018

Role:               Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $58,674

 

Title:               Relationship between Adherence and Healthcare Costs among Patients with Low Income Subsidy

Source:            PhRMA Foundation                                      

Date:               October 1, 2017 – February 28, 2018

Role:               Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $15,000

 

Title:               Consumer Perceptions of Point-of-care Testing

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Justin Gatwood

Source:            Community Pharmacy Foundation                                        

Date:               July 1, 2016 – January 1, 2017

Role:               Primary Investigator

                                                                                                Total award: $2,000

Title:               Patterns of Medication Utilization among Medicare Beneficiaries with Multiple Chronic Conditions 

Investigators: Junling Wang, Kenneth C. Hohmeier

Source:            PhRMA Foundation                                       

Date:               November 1, 2015 – December 31, 2015

Role:               Co-Primary Investigator          

                                                                                                Total award: $60,000

Title:               Reducing the Burden of Diabetes Distress: A Community Pharmacy Intervention

Investigators:   Kenneth C. Hohmeier and Morgan Machen

Source:            APhA Foundation Incentive Grant                            

Date:               December 17, 2015 – June 30, 2016

Role:               Primary Investigator  

                                                                                                Total award: $1,000

Title:               Exploring Current Practices of the Role of the Pharmacy Technician in the Provision of Cognitive Pharmaceutical Services at High Performing Sites within a Chain Community Pharmacy

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier

Source:            NACDS Foundation Faculty Scholars Grant                        

Date:               July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015

Role:               Primary Investigator  

                                                                                                Total award: $2,500

Title:               Operation Access: A Four-Part Effort to Expand Access to Community Pharmacy Services Across the State of Tennessee

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Christina Spivey, Marie Chisholm-Burns

Source:            NACDS Foundation Pharmacy Partners Grant                                 

Date:               April 1, 2015 – May 31, 2016

Role:               Primary Investigator                          

                                                                                                Total award: $20,000

Title:               Evaluating Hospital Readmissions After Initiating Community Pharmacist-Directed Transitions of Care Program

Investigators: Kenneth C. Hohmeier, Jacqueline M. Deiley

Source:            APhA Foundation Incentive Grant                            

Date:               December 17, 2014 – June 30, 2015

Role:               Primary Investigator  

                                                                                                Total award: $1,000

Post-Graduate Training

PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency, University of Toledo, Kroger Pharmacy, and Cordelia Martin Health Center, Toledo, OH

Professional Experience

American Pharmacists Association                                               2013-2014

Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management (APPM) Education Standing Committee       

Washington, DC                                                                                             

Committee Member

OHIO PHARMACISTS ASSOCIATION                                                        2013-2014

Board of Trustees

Columbus, OH                                                                                                 

Board Member

American Pharmacists Association                                              2009-2011

Books and Electronic Products Editorial Advisory Board       

Washington, DC                                                                                             

Board Member

Publications

  1. Hohmeier, KC, Frederick, KD, Patel, K, Summers, K, Honeycutt, M. Consultant Pharmacist⁻Provider Collaboration in U.S. Assisted Living Facilities: A Pilot Study. Pharmacy (Basel), 7 (1), 2019.
  2. Wheeler, JS, Renfro, CP, Wang, J, Qiao, Y, Hohmeier, KC. Assessing pharmacy technician certification: A national survey comparing certified and noncertified pharmacy technicians. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2019.
  3. Hohmeier, KC, McDonough, SLK, Rein, LJ, Brookhart, AL, Gibson, ML, Powers, MF. Exploring the expanded role of the pharmacy technician in medication therapy management service implementation in the community pharmacy. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2019.
  4. Gatwood, J, Hohmeier, KC, Brooks, IM. Beyond the reminder: The next steps in pharmacist-driven, mHealth patient engagement. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2018.
  5. Gatwood, J, Hanley, R, Moore, JS, Hohmeier, K. Community pharmacist led, employer-based wellness services: A pilot study. Res Social Adm Pharm, 2018.
  6. Gatwood, J, Hohmeier, K, Farr, G, Eckel, S. A Comparison of Approaches to Student Pharmacist Business Planning in Pharmacy Practice Management. Am J Pharm Educ, 82 (5), 6279, 2018.
  7. Dulaney, K, Hohmeier, K, Fisher, C, Cardosi, L, Wasson, M. Exploring pharmacists' perceptions regarding influenza and streptococcal testing within a chain pharmacy. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2018.
  8. Hohmeier, KC, Spivey, C, Collier, C, Chisholm-Burns, M. Student Perceptions of the Pharmacist's Approach Across the Varying Levels of Medication Therapy Management Services. Am J Pharm Educ, 82 (1), 6190, 2018.
  9. Cochran, G, Hruschak, V, DeFosse, B, Hohmeier, KC. Prescription opioid abuse: pharmacists' perspective and response. Integr Pharm Res Pract, 5, 65-73, 2018.
  10. Wheeler, JS, Duncan, R, Hohmeier, K. Medication Errors and Trainees: Advice for Learners and Organizations. Ann Pharmacother, 51 (12), 1138-1141, 2017.
  11. Jamison, JJ, Wang, J, Surbhi, S, Adams, S, Solomon, D, Hohmeier, KC, McDonough, S, Eoff, JC. Impact of Medicare Part D on Racial and Ethnic Minorities. Divers Equal Health Care, 13 (5), 326-333, 2017.
  12. Hohmeier, KC, Spivey, CA, Chisholm-Burns, M. A community-based partnership collaborative practice agreement project to teach innovation in care delivery. Curr Pharm Teach Learn, 9 (3), 473-478, 2017.
  13. Chisholm-Burns, MA, Spivey, CA, Gatwood, J, Wiss, A, Hohmeier, K, Erickson, SR. Evaluation of racial and socioeconomic disparities in medication pricing and pharmacy access and services. Am J Health Syst Pharm, 2017.
  14. Hohmeier, KC, Loomis, B, Gatwood, J. Consumer perceptions of and willingness-to-pay for point-of-care testing services in the community pharmacy. Res Social Adm Pharm, 2017.
  15. Gibson, ML, Hohmeier, KC, Smith, CT. Pharmacogenomics testing in a community pharmacy: patient perceptions and willingness-to-pay. Pharmacogenomics, 18 (3), 227-233, 2017.
  16. Borja-Hart, N, Hohmeier, KC. Availability of drug information on community pharmacy websites in Tennessee. Int J Pharm Pract, 2017.
  17. 7. Cardosi L, Hohmeier KC, Fisher C, et al. Patient Satisfaction with a Comprehensive Medication Review Provided by a Community Pharmacist. J Pharm Technol., 2 (34), 48-53, 2017.
  18. Hohmeier KC, Spivey CA, Chisholm-Burns MA. A Community-based Partnership Collaborative Practice Agreement Project to Teach Innovation in Care Delivery. Curr Pharm Teach Learn, 2017.
  19. Cochran, G, Hruschak, V, Bacci, JL, Hohmeier, KC, Tarter, R. Behavioral, mental, and physical health characteristics and opioid medication misuse among community pharmacy patients: A latent class analysis. Res Social Adm Pharm, 2016.
  20. Gemelli, MG, Yockel, K, Hohmeier, KC. Evaluating the Impact of Pharmacists on Reducing Use of Sedative/Hypnotics for Treatment of Insomnia in Long-Term Care Facility Residents. Consult Pharm, 31 (11), 650-657, 2016.
  21. Hohmeier, KC, Borja-Hart, N, Cooper, M, Kirby, J, Fisher, C. Training and retaining community pharmacy leaders: Career pathways after completing a PGY1 community pharmacy residency affiliated with a large supermarket chain. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2016.
  22. Hohmeier, KC, McDonough, SL, Wang, J. Co-creation of market expansion in point-of-care testing in the United States: Industry leadership perspectives on the community pharmacy segment. Res Social Adm Pharm, 2016.
  23. Hohmeier, KC, Spivey, CA, Boldin, S, Moore, TB, Chisholm-Burns, M. Implementation of a health information exchange into community pharmacy workflow. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 57 (5), 608-615, 2016.
  24. Hohmeier, KC, Randolph, DD, Smith, CT, Hagemann, TM. A multimodal approach to improving human papillomavirus vaccination in a community pharmacy setting. SAGE Open Med, 4, 2050312116682128, 2016.
  25. Hohmeier, KC, Gatwood, J. Toward Intrapreneurship in Pharmacy Education. Am J Pharm Educ, 80 (3), 53, 2016.
  26. Justis L, Crain J, Marchetti ML, Hohmeier KC. The Effect of Community Pharmacy Technicians on Industry Standard Adherence Performance Measures After Cognitive Pharmaceutical Services Training. J Pharm Technol, 32 (6), 230-3, 2016.
  27. Cochran G, Hruschak V, Bacci J, Hohmeier KC, Tarter R. A Latent Class Analysis of Behavioral, Mental, and Physical Health Characteristics and Opioid Medication Misuse Among Community Pharmacy Patients. Res Social Adm Pharm (In-press), 2016.
  28. Hohmeier KC, Masselink A. Patient Preferences on Participation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Practice-based Research in a Community Pharmacy Setting.. J App Pharm, 8 (2), 2016.
  29. Hohmeier, KC, Borja-Hart, N. Are patient's simply unaware? A cross-sectional study of website promotion of community pharmacy adherence-related services in Tennessee. Res Social Adm Pharm, 12 (6), 1004-1009, 2015.
  30. Hohmeier, KC, Almon, LM. Topical and intranasal analgesic therapy in a woman with refractory postherpetic neuralgia. Case Rep Med, 2015, 392874, 2015.
  31. White CL, Hohmeier KC. Pharmacy Informatics Current and Future Roles for the Pharmacy Technician. J Pharm Technol, 27, 111-6, 2015.
  32. Hohmeier, KC, Mangan, MN, Powers, MF, Lengel AJ. The Patient-Centered Medical Home and Community Pharmacists’ Perceptions. J Pharm Technol (28), 151-5, 2012.
  33. Powers MF, Hohmeier KC. Pharmacy Technicians and Immunizations. J Pharm Technol (27), 111-6, 2011.