Pharmacist Administration of Medications

The National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) and the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) convened a stakeholder group in 2016/2017 to develop policy recommendations related to pharmacist administration of medications. These recommendations address the role of pharmacists in the administration of medications (beyond vaccines). The group took a deeper dive look specifically at the […]

Pharmacists Should Deliver Injectable Therapy, JAPhA Report Says

A new report published in the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPhA), summarizing the APhA’s Stakeholder Conference on Improving Patient Access to Injectable Medications, states that pharmacists should expand their injectable medication administration beyond immunizations. The APhA Conference brought together representatives from all practice areas to discuss how pharmacists can enhance outcomes for patients […]

National Group Develops State Policy Recommendations for Pharmacist Medication Administration

NASPA and CPNP Convene Experts to Improve Medication Adherence The Medication Administration Stakeholder Group, convened by the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) and the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP), has developed state policy recommendations for pharmacist administration of medications. These recommendations encompass all non-vaccine medications, and also specifically address the administration of […]