Pharmacists Today: Provider Status and Emerging Opportunities


Pharmacists are increasingly integrating their services into health care delivery. What are the latest policy trends, federal regulations, and state laws? How will they affect patient care? Get all your provider status questions answered, get ahead of upcoming developments, and get the scoop on emerging opportunities in the health care marketplace.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Discuss laws and regulations that are driving the expanded role of the pharmacist.
  2. Explain aspects of the current health environment that have stimulated the need for pharmacists to provide care.
  3. Describe partners and collaborations that have helped achieve success for expanding provider status.
  4. Discuss the impact that policy changes are having on the pharmacy profession and patients.
Anne Burns, BPHARM, RPH
Vice President, Professional Affairs
American Pharmacists Association
Jon Roth, MS, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
California Pharmacists Association
Micah Cost, PharmD, MS
Executive Director
Tennessee Pharmacists Association
Learning Level: Level 2
Pathway: Provider Status
Track: Pharmacy Management and Professional Leadership, Community-Based Pharmacy Practice, Early New Practitioner, Advanced New Practitioner
Session Time Slot(s): 
Friday, March 22
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Washington State Convention Center - Room 606-607
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-008-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .15
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