Meds MASH, LLC
Michelle Fritsch, Pharm.D., CGP, BCACP is a clinical pharmacist with a passion for healthy aging and education. She is the founder of Meds MASH, LLC, a company dedicated to reducing risks posed by medications, healthcare gaps, and preventable negative health events in mature adults.
Michelle is a Certified Geriatric Pharmacist and a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist. She was the recipient of The Daily Record HealthCare Heroes Award in 2011, the Piedmont Health Coalition Healthcare Leadership Award in 2008, and the Triad Business Journal Health Care Hero Award in 2006. She was from 2008-2014 founding Professor and Chair, Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences at the Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Pharmacy in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Fritsch received her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from Purdue University. She then completed a primary care residency at the William S. Middleton Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Madison, Wisconsin.
Prior to her arrival at the Notre Dame of Maryland University, she founded and directed the Alamance Medication Assistance Program (AlaMAP) of Alamance Regional Medical Center (ARMC) in Burlington, North Carolina from 1997 to 2008. The AlaMAP clinic provides medication therapy management and medication access to a geriatric population in Alamance County, North Carolina. She has also practiced in interdisciplinary geriatric teams within the VA system where the value of collaborative care was very apparent.
Meds MASH, LLC is dedicated to thorough medication management, risk screening, and collaboration with the full healthcare team. As a clinician, Michelle helps clients prepare for healthcare visits, ask the right questions, get thorough answers, and close the gaps in communication among providers.