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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
April 3, 2020
APhA coronavirus watch: What to tell patients about ACE-Is and ARBs

There has been much hypothesizing on the topic, and the March 30 episode of APhA’s 15 on COVID-19 training series provides some clarity. To date, there is no clinical evidence to suggest that ACE-I’s and ARBs may result in an increase of the angiotensin converting enzyme 2, the enzyme that makes it…

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March 27, 2020
APhA coronavirus watch: Senate passes coronavirus legislation without provider status

The $2 trillion economic stimulus legislation passed 96–0. The bill is expected to go to the U.S. House of Representatives for a voice vote on Friday, March 27, 2020. The CARES Act did include provisions that APhA has supported. One provision strengthens drug shortage reporting requirements from…

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