This webinar will explore pharmacist accountability in patient care as it relates to a holistic, patient-centered approach, clinical decision making, and collaboration with other healthcare professionals. The presentation will provide an overview of pharmacy practice transformation and value-based payment models to explain why pharmacists must be recognized as accountable patient care providers to advance the profession.
At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:
Discuss the difference between accountability and responsibility, as well as related terminology.
Review related APhA policy and language used by pharmacy, and other non-physician practitioner organizations to describe accountability to patient care.
Explain why accountability is important in advancing the pharmacist’s role in patient care
Explain why practice transformation and value-based payment models make it essential for pharmacists to be recognized as accountable patient care providers.