Advancement Through Credentialing and Privileging


As the market becomes more aware of pharmacists’ patient care services, pharmacists must be prepared to embrace credentialing and privileging. Likewise, health care organizations must accommodate pharmacists in their credentialing and privileging systems. Get the whole story at this timely and informative session—no credential required.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Define credentialing and privileging for health care providers.
  2. Explain how credentialing and privileging programs help to advance opportunities for pharmacists to deliver patient care services.
  3. Describe examples of pharmacist credentialing and privileging programs currently in use.
  4. Discuss how credentialing and privileging can be implemented in various practice settings.
Anne Burns, BPHARM, RPH
Vice President, Professional Affairs
American Pharmacists Association
Jon Roth, MS, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
California Pharmacists Association
Jenny Arnold, PharmD, BCPS
Director of Practice Development
Washington State Pharmacy Association
Learning Level: Level 2
Pathway: Provider Status
Track: Pharmacy Management and Professional Leadership, Early New Practitioner, Advanced New Practitioner
Session Time Slot(s): 
Friday, March 22
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Washington State Convention Center - Room 608-609
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-021-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .15
Activity Type: