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JCCP Diagram
JCPP Pharmacists' Patient Care Process
Learn about the process

The Joint Commission of Pharmacy Practitioners (JCPP) Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process is a consistent process for patient care delivery that can be used by pharmacists in any practice setting and with any patient. It is a cornerstone of student pharmacist education and is becoming the go-to way pharmacists approach interactions with patients as they provide needed services.

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Expanding Patient Care Services
Download Questions to Consider

APhA’s “Questions to Consider When Expanding Pharmacy-based Patient Care Services” provides pharmacists and pharmacy leadership with key questions that should be considered as they plan to expand their patient care services. From assessing the need for the services to designing a business model and evaluating outcomes, this resource will help your team think through the many variables that can drive success of a new patient care service.

Patient Care News
September 10, 2019
For treatment-resistant high blood pressure, it might be best to ditch arm cuff blood pressure measurements

Researchers believe that a measurement of central blood pressure instead of traditional arm cuff readings could work better for select patients. Central blood pressure, or blood pressure amplification, is measured at the aorta. "The findings imply that amplification of blood pressure and pulse…

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August 27, 2019
Most effective oral emergency contraception not stocked in most Kansas City pharmacies

In this secret shopper survey by French and colleagues, two female investigators posed as patients from June to July 2017 and contacted 165 pharmacies (84 chains, 61 store associated, and 20 independent) within 25 miles of the University of Kansas Medical Center. They asked the individual answering…

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