New practitioners and the Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative: Our opportunity to define the future

Hertig, John
June 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;6/15/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p1074
Academic Journal
In the article the author discusses the Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative (PPMI) which aims to improve the health and safety of patients using pharmacists' knowledge and acumen in providing care. He mentions the model is supported by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and the ASHP Research and Education Foundation. It is the author's opinion that the PPMI provides practitioners the opportunity to implement practice changes.


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