Ambulatory Care Review and Recertification Activities
NEW - APhA strives to make the Board Recertification process more convenient for certified pharmacists by breaking sessions down into smaller pieces so that you do not have to devote hours of uninterrupted time to maintaining your certification. If you have 30 minutes, you can complete a module. We know you are busy, and we are determined to make maintaining or preparing for board certification fit into your schedule.
APhA is currently creating a new, cutting edge product line centered on interactive and multimedia-based learning. Designed to be both concise and easily accessible, our revitalized products can be completed on your tablet or mobile device as well as your home computer. These unique programs will provide practitioners opportunities to maintain and expand their knowledge and skills in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy.
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Description of Product Line
APhA Ambulatory Care Review and Recertification Courses
Based on the BPS Ambulatory Care Content Outline, this course provides a comprehensive review of the most common patient problems in ambulatory care settings and can be taken either for exam prep or to earn BCACP recertification credit. The content within this program will be presented as seen in “real life” ambulatory care pharmacy practice and provides strategies to address patient needs based on the best available evidence-based medicine.
This course is offered in-person yearly at the APhA Annual Meeting and continuously online.
Online Recertification Products
Evidence Based Practice: Podcast and Literature Series **Schedule for release in late June
APhA has recently partnered with iForumRx, an interactive web-based community for Ambulatory Care pharmacy specialists, to produce a new line of innovative and interactive recertification products. This series will feature succinct commentaries about practice-changing evidence through a series of podcasts, online panel discussions, and polls. Designed to be completed in short increments and released on a regular basis, the podcast series provides up to 10 BCACP recertification credits.
APhA Ambulatory Care Multimedia Series
This exciting new product line is still in the planning stages but will focus on innovative recertification activities designed with interactive characters, videos, and other multimedia-based lessons. Stay tuned for more details.
APhA Ambulatory Care Online Recertification Course **Scheduled to be released in early summer.
Based on the live course held annually at the APhA Annual Meeting, the online version includes access to videos of each session, slide presentations, sessions handouts, and the recertification assessment worth up to 10 BCACP credits.
Online Review Products
APhA Ambulatory Care Online Review Course + Practice Exam
Based on the live course held annually at the APhA Annual Meeting, the online version includes access to videos of each session, slide presentations, sessions handouts, as well as the Ambulatory Care Practice Exam.
- 2018 APhA Annual Meeting Course Now Available
- 2019 APhA Annual Meeting Course -Coming in June, 2019
APhA Ambulatory Care Practice Exam Now Available!
The Ambulatory Care Practice Exam is a compilation of practice questions to help you prepare for the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) Ambulatory Care Specialty examination. The review exam questions are designed based on the domains, tasks, and knowledge statements developed by BPS for the Ambulatory Care specialty examination. It provides an in-depth review of patient care issues for practitioners in Ambulatory Care.