Training Residents on the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process


The Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process is a patient-centered care model developed by the Joint Commission of Pharmacy Practitioners. As practitioners continue to implement the process into their practice, this session will help preceptors successfully incorporate training on the process into resident learning experiences including alignment with residency goals and objectives.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe the development, functional components, and importance of the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process (PPCP).
  2. Identify how the PPCP training aligns with residency goals and objectives.
  3. Discuss techniques and methods for preceptors to successfully incorporate the PPCP in their practice sites and learning experiences.
Janelle Ruisinger, PharmD, FAPhA
Clinical Professor and PGY1 Community-Based Residency Director
University of Kansas School of Pharmacy
Erin Pauling, PharmD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Ambulatory Care
Binghamton University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Community-Based Pharmacy Residencies
Session Time Slot(s): 
Saturday, March 23
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Washington State Convention Center - Room 606-607
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-033-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .15
Activity Type: