A State Example of the Journey to Pay Pharmacists for Their Patient Care Services

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021 (1:00PM - 2:00PM EDT)

Pre-registration is required to participate and claim CPE credit. This live webinar is available exclusively to APhA members.*

Activity Preview

As more states pass legislation recognizing pharmacists as providers, it is important to understand the journey that must be taken for pharmacists to successfully bill for their patient care services (e.g., acute and chronic diseases state management, medication management, transitions of care, preventative care, etc.). In this webinar, the speaker will share lessons learned and successes from a state example so pharmacists and students will understand how to leverage their voice to advocate for this advancement to the healthcare system.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe the importance of pharmacists receiving reimbursement for their patient care services.
  2. Identify the steps a state can take to pay for pharmacist services.
  3. Explain the value of organizational partnerships in passing and implementing policy.
  4. Discuss the therapeutic and economic value of pharmacist patient care services with external stakeholders.

Activity type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience:
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The following webinar is approved for 1.0 contact hour of CPE credit (0.1 CEU). The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-21-367-L04-P.

To obtain credit for completing A State Example of the Journey to Pay Pharmacists for Their Patient Care Services, participants will need to complete the 2-step registration process, attend the live webinar, complete the evaluation questions, and then CLAIM credit. An attendance code and detailed instructions on how to claim credit will be provided during the webinar. Participants need to have a valid pharmacist.com username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript. 

Initial release date: October 20, 2021
Expiration date to claim credit for LIVE webinar: December 19, 2021 at 11:59PM ET


A State Example of the Journey to Pay Pharmacists for Their Patient Care Services is a live continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2021 by the American Pharmacists Association.


E. Michael Murphy, 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 www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Daniel Zlott, PharmD, BCOP, Senior Vice President, Education & Business Development at the American Pharmacists Association. 


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

*This webinar will be archived and made available as an online learning activity (home study) within 1 week after the live offering has been presented. The home study will be available exclusively to APhA members as a free member benefit during the first 30 days after release. Thereafter, nonmembers may purchase the home study at a cost of $129.

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.

Paying Pharmacists for Their Patient Care Services

Date 10/20/2021 1:00:00 PM
Address 2215 Constitution Ave, NW
City Washington State District of Columbia Zip Code 20037