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  • AC Forum and NQF Release Anticoagulation Stewardship Playbook

    • Nov 22, 2022

    The playbook provides actionable steps to promote coordinated management of anticoagulants, prevent adverse drug events (ADE), and improve patient safety across patient care settings.

  • A Closer Look at the Women's Health PRN

    • Jun 20, 2022

    The ACCP Women’s Health PRN aims to lead in patient care, education, training, and scholarship pertaining to women’s health while advocating women’s health issues in the public policy arena to ensure access to safe and effective health care services and medications.

  • A Closer Look at the Ambulatory Care PRN

    • May 16, 2022

    The Ambulatory Care PRN consists of clinical pharmacists, postgraduate trainees, and students interested in ambulatory care across all practice settings. To make it one of the premier PRNs, the PRN has several committees that work throughout the year, including Advocacy, Budget, Communications, Education, Membership, Networking, Nominations, Research Process, Scholarly Activity, Resident/Fellow, and Student.

  • Improving the Quality of Clinical Pharmacy Practice Research

    • May 2, 2022

    ACCP promotes the dissemination of new knowledge to advance pharmacotherapy and patient care through its official journals. As an ACCP member, you will have ongoing access to these resources to improve the quality of your clinical pharmacy research.

  • ACCP Papers

    • Apr 25, 2022

    Official ACCP papers include position statements, white papers, guidelines, issue briefs, and commentaries. Each year, ACCP committee and task force charges include the development of ACCP papers to address ongoing and emerging strategic initiatives.

  • GTMRx Releases Patient-Focused CMM Tools

    • Apr 11, 2022

    The Get the Medications Right (GTMRx) Institute has released a series of tools designed to provide information about comprehensive medication management (CMM) services to patients and caregivers.

  • A Closer Look at the Nephrology PRN

    • Apr 4, 2022

    The Nephrology PRN is made up of nephrology pharmacists practicing in internal medicine, ambulatory care, academia, research, the pharmaceutical industry, and more, with members located all around the world. The PRN was established in 1993 with 73 inaugural members. Today, the group has almost 200 members and consists of nephrology experts, newcomers, and everyone in between.

  • ACCP Members Serve as Authors for New Guideline on Preventing and Managing Pain, Agitation, and Delirium in Critically Ill Pediatric Patients

    • Mar 21, 2022

    The Society of Critical Care Medicine has issued a new practice guideline for the prevention and management of pain, agitation, neuromuscular blockade, and delirium in critically ill pediatric patients with consideration of the ICU environment and early mobility (PANDEM).

  • Updated CMM Implementation Platform

    • Mar 7, 2022

    This newly revamped platform includes essential tools and resources that facilitate a stepwise approach to comprehensive medication management (CMM) implementation.

  • JACCP Themed Issue: The Opioid Crisis and Clinical Pharmacy

    • Feb 28, 2022
    • Issue Edited by: Suzanne Nesbit, Nadia Jubran

    In this themed issue, we highlight ongoing issues related to the opioid crisis and provide a collaborative look at how all specialties of pharmacy are working to battle and treat this health care crisis.

  • ACCP Commentary: The Essential Research Curriculum for Doctor of Pharmacy Programs – 2021

    • Feb 21, 2022

    The 2021 Research Affairs Committee developed this commentary to advocate for enhanced adoption of minimum standards for research skill development across Pharm.D. program curricula and integration of advanced research competencies to support Pharm.D.-trained scientists.

  • Themed Issue on Advances in Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy

    • Jan 19, 2022
    • Issue Edited by: William L. Baker, Cynthia A. Jackevicius

    Cardiovascular disease is the leading health burden in the United States, contributing significantly to morbidity and mortality. Guest editors William L. Baker and Cynthia A. Jackevicius provide valuable insight into recent advances in cardiovascular pharmacotherapy

  • Remote experiential education: A silver lining from the COVID-19 pandemic

    • Jan 19, 2022

    The 2021 ACCP Certification Affairs Committee has developed this commentary to describe key differences between remote and on-site experiential education including an essential resources and rotation structure.

  • Current and future state of clinical pharmacist-led precision medicine initiatives

    • Jul 20, 2021

    This white paper evaluates the current and future state of clinical pharmacist-led precision medicine initiatives, focusing on an overview of pharmacogenomics (PGx) in three key areas: clinical practice, education, and research.

  • Forces driving change in pharmacy education: Opportunities to take academic, social, technological, economic, and political into the future

    • May 24, 2021

    In pharmacy education, we are experiencing the “new normal” after an “inflection point” along with a host of other overused phrases. Yet, without doubt, there is pressing need to reconsider what was once standard operating procedure.

  • The pharmacist's responsibility to ensure appropriate use of direct-to-consumer genetic testing

    • May 24, 2021

    Millions of consumers have chosen to pursue direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing for personal health-related and/or non-health-related information. However, genetic test results can be complex to interpret, and the regulatory landscape for DTC genetic tests is in flux.

  • Current and future state of quality metrics and performance indicators in comprehensive medication management for ambulatory care pharmacy practice

    • Feb 2, 2021
    • Jennifer N. Clements Pharm.D., FCCP Roshni P. Emmons Pharm.D. Sarah L. Anderson Pharm.D., FCCP Marissa Chow Pharm.D. Candidate Scott Coon Pharm.D. Adriane N. Irwin Pharm.D. S. Mimi Mukherjee Pharm.D. Julie M. Sease Pharm.D., FCCP Kim Thrasher Phar

    Given the decade of changes and advances in ambulatory care (AC) practice since the 2011 publication, the 2020 ACCP Publications Committee has developed the present white paper to update quality metrics and provide performance indicators with proposed guidance for CMM in AC practice.

  • Adaptation of clinical pharmacy services to meet patient care needs during the COVID‐19 pandemic

    • Jan 16, 2021
    • Ilya M. Danelich Pharm.D. Lynda Thomson Pharm.D. Judith Alberto Pharm.D. Shirley Bonanni Pharm.D. Rebecca Buckler Pharm.D. John Foley Pharm.D. Samantha Phillips Pharm.D. Braden Rall Pharm.D. Brandi Thoma Pharm.D. Geno Merli M.D. Cindy Wordell Ph

    The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‐19) pandemic caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 has challenged health systems to find innovative ways of delivering patient care while protecting staff from infection with the virus.

  • Credentialing and privileging for clinical pharmacists

    • Jan 5, 2021
    • Janet P. Engle Pharm.D., FCCP; Travis B. Dick Pharm.D.; MBA Ginelle Bryant Pharm.D.; Alana Ciolek Pharm.D.; M. Lynn Crismon Pharm.D., FCCP; Justin D. Fisher Pharm.D.; Sean Lasota Pharm.D.; Andrea Sikora Newsome Pharm.D.; Kimberly Thrasher Pharm.D. FCCP;

    The American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) 2019 Certification Affairs Committee was charged with writing a white paper to provide a road map for developing initial and ongoing credentialing and privileging processes for clinical pharmacists.

  • Addressing burnout in clinical pharmacy: What can we learn from other health care disciplines?

    • Jan 5, 2021
    • Krystal K. Haase Pharm.D., FCCP

    Burnout is a growing concern across health care disciplines. Burnout is a prolonged response to persistent work‐related stressors and includes elements of exhaustion, depersonalization, and perceived ineffectiveness.