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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 12, 2021
Study links disparities and ‘pharmacy deserts’ in Los Angeles

Unlike previous studies, this one describes pharmacy deserts in terms of social determinants of health. Pharmacy deserts are characterized by a lack of reasonable access to pharmacy services—within 1 mile for the purposes of the study. According to the UCI researchers, these neighborhoods…

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January 11, 2021
CDC updates counseling information for Shingrix during COVID-19 pandemic

Unless a patient has suspected or confirmed COVID-19 infection, this essential vaccination should not be delayed or discontinued during the pandemic. However, CDC stated that counseling patients about potential adverse effects is especially important during the COVID-19 pandemic because some…

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