Olivia Bentley received her Doctor of Pharmacy from South University School of Pharmacy in Savannah in 2012 and completed a PGY1 Community Residency Program at the University of Georgia with Village Drug Shop in Athens, GA in 2013. Dr. Bentley is a Board-Certified HIV Pharmacist. She is also experienced as a Certified BHRT pharmacist, Therapeutic Shoe Fitter for patients with diabetes and Certified in Pharmacogenetics and Precision Medicine.
As the Director of Collaborative Care Services at Avant Pharmacy and Wellness, she co-developed and implemented a variety of non-dispensing, cognitive-based clinical services. Through physician collaboration, she leads a team of clinical community pharmacists and Clinical Pharmacist Practitioners (CPPs) in providing Medicare annual wellness visits, chronic care management, remote physiological monitoring, behavioral health integration and much more. Today, she leads a team of medical providers, pharmacists, and specialists in team-based care, quality metric improvement (MIPS) and incentive based payment programs in an accredited Patient-Centered Medical Home medical practice.
She has served in leadership positions in local, state and national professional organizations such as NCAP, NCPA, APhA and Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity. Dr. Bentley has been honored with awards such Pharmacy Development Services Pharmacist of the Year and Independent Pharmacy Employee of the Year, and GPhA’s New Practitioner Leader Award in 2013.