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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
January 24, 2020
Drug-resistant infections increasing, action needed

The CDC report, the second published since 2013, includes updated national death and infection estimates that highlight the ongoing issues associated with antibiotic resistance in the United States. CDC noted that nearly 223,900 people in the United States required hospital care for Clostridium…

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January 21, 2020
Study finds steeper increases in blood pressure for women than men

The report used data collected over more than 4 decades in nearly 33,000 individuals aged 5 to 98 years. By the time women are in their 20s, the data indicated, they have faster increases in blood pressure than men, and the difference continues throughout their lives. The variation was significant…

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