A major stride in the advancement of emergency medicine pharmacy

Aazami, Roshanak
December 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;12/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 23, p2237
Academic Journal
The author discusses the guidelines for emergency medicine pharmacists (EMPs) aimed to promote understanding of pharmacy services to ensure safe and effective patient care. He talks about the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists' (ASHP) statement in 2008 on pharmacy services to emergency departments (ED). The author mentions guidelines by Scientists Section Advisory Group (SAG) and Section Executive Committee (SEC), on medication administration and postgraduate credentialing for EMPs.


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