Implementing Direct Payment for Clinical Pharmacy Services

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

Discuss the steps involved in implementing a pilot program and the barriers encountered during the process in direct payment for clinical pharmacy services 
Discuss reasonable timelines  for implementing a pilot program  for direct payment involving clinical pharmacy services
List  components of a successful program for direct payment associated with clinical pharmacy services
Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists
Learning Level: 1

Accreditation Information

The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The following archived webinar is approved for .05contact hours of CPE credit (0.5 CEUs). The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-19-284-H04-P. 

To obtain credit for completing Implementing Direct Payment for Clinical Pharamacy Services, participants will need to watch webinar, complete the assessment with a grade of 70% or better, complete the evaluation questions, and then CLAIM credit. Participants need to have a valid username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript.   

Initial release date: October 21, 2019

Expiration date: October 21, 2021


Allen Nichol, PharmD, and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, visit the APhA website at


There is no fee associated with this member-only activity. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the Technology System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-19-284-H04-P 0.05 CEUs October 21, 2019 - October 21, 2022