As the international voice for senior care pharmacists, ASCP provides you with educational opportunities that prepare you to successfully navigate the shifting landscape of post-acute and senior care pharmacy.
Membership is not required for enrollment in ASCP continuing education activities; however, ASCP members receive discounts on all ASCP educational programs.
The ASCP Learning Center makes it easy to find the educational activities you are looking for, including BCGP prep and recertification activities, CE that fulfills specific state requirements, such as HIV and patient safety, ***Florida-board approved consultant pharmacist credits, and more.
***FLORIDA CONSULTANT LICENSED PHARMACISTS***: Please note that we have a limited number of CE credits approved by the FL Board of Pharmacy; not all of our CE is FL Pharmacist Consultant License board-approved. Please see the box entitled, "FLORIDA APPROVED CONSULTANT PHARMACIST ACTIVITIES" for the courses that are approved by Florida BOP.
EffectiveApril 1, 2019– ASCP will move from 60 days to complete a live learning activity (post test and evaluation) down to 45 days after the live event. Reasons and benefits to reduce the time frame include the following:
Moving down to 45 days allows ASCP to troubleshoot issues with credit uploads.
Allows learner to correct their ASCP profile to prevent future upload interruptions.
Ensures timely credit upload requirement/compliance within the 60 day window with ACPE.
Questions on our policies or technology needed for our Learning Center? See our FAQ page.
PATH TO BCGP
As the only professional pharmacy association for senior care pharmacists, all of ASCP’s BCGP preparatory and recertification activities focus solely on the complex geriatric patient. Explore the opportunities that we are proud to provide in helping you attain and maintain a BCGP credential at ascp.com/bcgp.
ASCP’s prestigious Senior Care Seminar Series is a series of advanced clinical webinars on the treatment and monitoring of medication needs in older adults, regardless of practice setting. BCGP recertification credit is offered for all Senior Care Seminar Series webinars.
APPE PHARMACY STUDENT ROTATION FOR 2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
ASCP is excited to offer an Experiential APPE Program in Association, Leadership and Education Management for the 2019-2020 academic year. Please click here to learn about the rotation experience and the application. Applications for 2019-2020 academic year are due by no later than December 31, 2018. Students will be notified who have been selected by January 31, 2019.
BECOME A SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT
ASCP is looking for geriatric pharmacotherapy specialists and consultant pharmacy practice experts to help develop and review activities for pharmacists interested in medication use in older adults. Learn more and apply here.
GERIATRIC PHARMACY CURRICULUM GUIDE
The guide is a resource designed to prepare pharmacy students and pharmacists with the education needed to care for older adults. This 3rd edition of the Guide links foundational geriatric principles of care necessary for pharmacy students with the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy CAPE (Center for the Advancement of Pharmacy Education) Outcomes and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education’s Accreditation Standards and Guidelines.