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 TennCare''s (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. 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.
  3. Gatwood, J, Hohmeier, KC, Brooks, IM. Beyond the reminder: The next steps in pharmacist-driven, mHealth patient engagement. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2018.
  4. 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.
  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. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. Cochran, G, Hruschak, V, DeFosse, B, Hohmeier, KC. Prescription opioid abuse: pharmacists' perspective and response. Integr Pharm Res Pract, 5, 65-73, 2018.
  9. Wheeler, JS, Duncan, R, Hohmeier, K. Medication Errors and Trainees: Advice for Learners and Organizations. Ann Pharmacother, 51 (12), 1138-1141, 2017.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  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. Gibson, ML, Hohmeier, KC, Smith, CT. Pharmacogenomics testing in a community pharmacy: patient perceptions and willingness-to-pay. Pharmacogenomics, 18 (3), 227-233, 2017.
  15. Borja-Hart, N, Hohmeier, KC. Availability of drug information on community pharmacy websites in Tennessee. Int J Pharm Pract, 2017.
  16. 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.
  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. 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.
  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. 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.
  21. 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.
  22. 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.
  23. 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.
  24. Hohmeier, KC, Gatwood, J. Toward Intrapreneurship in Pharmacy Education. Am J Pharm Educ, 80 (3), 53, 2016.
  25. 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.
  26. 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.
  27. 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.
  28. 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.
  29. Hohmeier, KC, Almon, LM. Topical and intranasal analgesic therapy in a woman with refractory postherpetic neuralgia. Case Rep Med, 2015, 392874, 2015.
  30. White CL, Hohmeier KC. Pharmacy Informatics Current and Future Roles for the Pharmacy Technician. J Pharm Technol, 27, 111-6, 2015.
  31. Hohmeier, KC, Mangan, MN, Powers, MF, Lengel AJ. The Patient-Centered Medical Home and Community Pharmacists’ Perceptions. J Pharm Technol (28), 151-5, 2012.
  32. Powers MF, Hohmeier KC. Pharmacy Technicians and Immunizations. J Pharm Technol (27), 111-6, 2011.