PharmD, Vice President of
Delta Care Rx
Dr. Michelle Mikus has a wealth of experience in medication therapy, interdisciplinary teamwork and organizational management. She is known and respected across the breadth of hospices served by Delta Care Rx for her extensive knowledge of hospice pharmacy and her commitment to providing continuing education and research.
Dr. Mikus received her Doctor of Pharmacy from the Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy and is working on her master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Massachusetts. In addition, she has earned certifications in chronic heart failure, pharmacy-based immunization delivery and blood pressure measurement.
Joining Delta Care in 2013 as a Clinical Pharmacist, she was promoted in early 2019 to the position of Vice President of Pharmacy Services. In this role, Dr. Mikus oversees the clinical operations of the company and serves as an information resource for pharmacists at both Delta Care and client hospices. She is well known as a frequent presenter on Brainy Brunch, Delta Care’s monthly continuing education webinars. She also travels to client hospices to train nurses in both workflow and evidence-based drug information.
Dr. Mikus is a member of Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes), which is a collaborative model of medical education and care management that empowers clinicians to provide better care to more people. In recent years she has presented on a number of hospice and pain management topics for Project ECHO.
Dr. Mikus also has presented at the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Duquesne University, and a number of hospitals. She writes frequently for the Delta Care blog, Blog Rx.