ASCP ASCP is the international professional association representing consultant and senior care pharmacists providing leadership, education, advocacy, and resources to advance the practice of senior care pharmacy.
ASCP’s 6,000+ members manage and improve drug therapy and improve the quality of life of geriatric patients and other individuals residing in a variety of environments, including nursing facilities, subacute care and assisted living facilities, psychiatric hospitals, hospice programs, and home and community-based care. In addition, 4,500+ pharmacy student members of ASCP demonstrate their identification with and support of ASCP's mission and vision to serve seniors wherever they reside.

Will it be easy? Nope. Worth it? Absolutely. #MondayMotivation
06/01/2020

Will it be easy? Nope. Worth it? Absolutely. #MondayMotivation

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! This journal article discusses the IMPACC Study, which...
05/31/2020

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! This journal article discusses the IMPACC Study, which highlights the impact of pharmacist interventions in an ambulatory geriatric care clinic. The article can be found at ascp.com/journal

The new HelpWithMyMeds.org has a full video library to help you understand the role of the senior care pharmacist, and h...
05/29/2020

The new HelpWithMyMeds.org has a full video library to help you understand the role of the senior care pharmacist, and how they can help improve lives. Don't miss the newly added COVID-19 informational videos as well! #MedicationManagement #SeniorCare #Pharmacists #SenioRx

05/28/2020
2020 ASCP Virtual Graduation

Did you miss the 2020 ASCP Virtual Graduation? Watch the whole ceremony right here! Congratulations to the class of 2020!

On the newly redesigned HelpWithMyMeds.org, visitors can view the senior care pharmacist directory search results in a m...
05/28/2020

On the newly redesigned HelpWithMyMeds.org, visitors can view the senior care pharmacist directory search results in a map view, which allows them to click on people nearest to their geographic location. In addition to the map views, the enhanced directory also includes advanced search features and badge icons for pharmacists who are board certified in geriatric pharmacy. #MedicationManagement #OAM2020 #SeniorCare #Pharmacists #SenioRx

In response to the #coronavirus pandemic, ASCP developed general instructions and tips for older adults. These tips, dev...
05/27/2020

In response to the #coronavirus pandemic, ASCP developed general instructions and tips for older adults. These tips, developed by seasoned senior care pharmacists, are intended to guide older adults and their families in safely accessing and storing essential medications during a time of crises. Check out HelpWithMyMeds.org for #COVID-19 printable tip sheets and informational videos. #MedicationManagement #Pharmacists #SeniorCare #SenioRx

As Older American’s Month comes to a close, ASCP is proud to relaunch our online resource center for caregivers and olde...
05/26/2020

As Older American’s Month comes to a close, ASCP is proud to relaunch our online resource center for caregivers and older adults, HelpWithMyMeds.org.

Approximately 10,000 baby boomers celebrate their 65th birthday each day. HelpWithMyMeds.org contains videos and fact sheets for patients and caregivers to help them manage their medications, improve outcomes, and enhance their quality of life. HelpWithMyMeds.org also educates consumers about the role of a senior care pharmacist, how they can help, and links to ASCP’s Senior Care Pharmacist Directory, so they can find and contact a pharmacist in their state. #OAM2020 #MedicationManagement #Geriatrics #SeniorCare #SeniorCarePharmacy #SenioRx

Announcing the newly redesigned HelpWIthMyMeds.org! The new site contains videos and fact sheets for patients and caregi...
05/25/2020

Announcing the newly redesigned HelpWIthMyMeds.org! The new site contains videos and fact sheets for patients and caregivers to help them manage their medications, improve outcomes, and enhance their quality of life.

Also, don't forget to check out the NEW senior care pharmacist directory. The enhanced directory includes advanced search features, a map view of all senior care pharmacists, and badge icons for pharmacists who are board certified in geriatric pharmacy. #SeniorCare #Pharmacy #MedicationManagement #Medication #Geriatrics #SeniorCarePharmacy #SenioRx

The struggle is part of the journey. Keep going and don't give up. #MondayMotivation
05/25/2020

The struggle is part of the journey. Keep going and don't give up. #MondayMotivation

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! This journal article discusses the link between certai...
05/24/2020

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! This journal article discusses the link between certain antibiotics and drug-induced kidney disease. The article can be found at ascp.com/journal

Don't forget to join us TODAY at 4pm EST as we recognize our 2020 Graduates on our FIRST EVER Virtual Graduation ceremon...
05/22/2020

Don't forget to join us TODAY at 4pm EST as we recognize our 2020 Graduates on our FIRST EVER Virtual Graduation ceremony! Family, friends, and faculty can join to support the graduates by tuning into our Instagram and LinkedIn Live broadcasts of the ceremony. See you there!

New to medication management for older adults? Know someone who is changing careers? Engage in this comprehensive online...
05/21/2020

New to medication management for older adults? Know someone who is changing careers? Engage in this comprehensive online course to understand how to assess and monitor medication therapy in older adults while earning up to 8 hours of CPE credit. Visit ascp.com/geriatrics101 to learn more today!

05/20/2020

Our Chief Executive Chad Worz shares a behind the scenes look at the hard work our Technology Department does in collaboration with the rest of the ASCP team to produce our webinar series. We know that you are hard at work caring for patients and serving as the best representation for the pharmacy profession, so we continue to work hard and deliver valuable information to help you weather the #covid19 pandemic! Thank you for all you do! #seniorcare #seniorx

Question of the Week! This question is a real-life scenario on caring for an older adult patient with severe dementia. R...
05/19/2020

Question of the Week! This question is a real-life scenario on caring for an older adult patient with severe dementia. Reply with your answer and check our Instagram and Facebook stories for the correct answer! #seniorcare #seniorx #geriatricpharmacy #geripharmacy

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY! The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care ...
05/18/2020
SPECIAL OFFER: Electives for Health Professional Students - University of Maryland Graduate School

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY! The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offering a new course to health professional students in Summer 2020 designed to equip students with clinical expertise in caring for older adults. The Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care Course will teach students about the patient/family centric model of palliative care, the interdisciplinary team concept, models of care in hospice, and more. Upon completion, students will receive a graduate certificate. Please contact Dr. Mary McPherson ([email protected]) and visit the Palliative Care Course website for more information and application requirements. This is highly time-sensitive, as application materials are due May 18. https://www.graduate.umaryland.edu/palliative/Special-Offer/

Palliative care has been defined as “the interdisciplinary care of patients and families focused on the relief of suffering and improving quality of life.” It has been widely advocated that ALL health care providers possess “primary palliative care skills,” including competencies such as pai...

Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself. #MondayMotivation
05/18/2020

Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself. #MondayMotivation

DEADLINE APPROACHING: The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care p...
05/17/2020
SPECIAL OFFER: Electives for Health Professional Students - University of Maryland Graduate School

DEADLINE APPROACHING: The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offering a new course to health professional students in Summer 2020 designed to equip students with clinical expertise in caring for older adults. The Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care Course will teach students about the patient/family centric model of palliative care, the interdisciplinary team concept, models of care in hospice, and more. Upon completion, students will receive a graduate certificate. Please contact Dr. Mary McPherson ([email protected]) and visit the Palliative Care Course website for more information and application requirements. This is highly time-sensitive, as application materials are due May 18. https://www.graduate.umaryland.edu/palliative/Special-Offer/

Palliative care has been defined as “the interdisciplinary care of patients and families focused on the relief of suffering and improving quality of life.” It has been widely advocated that ALL health care providers possess “primary palliative care skills,” including competencies such as pai...

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! This informational article discusses the important top...
05/17/2020

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! This informational article discusses the important topic of the changes in psychotropic prescribing for older adult patients with dementia and the potential implications for pharmacists. The article can be found at ascp.com/journal #seniorcare #seniorx

REMINDER: The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is of...
05/16/2020
SPECIAL OFFER: Electives for Health Professional Students - University of Maryland Graduate School

REMINDER: The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offering a new course to health professional students in Summer 2020 designed to equip students with clinical expertise in caring for older adults. The Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care Course will teach students about the patient/family centric model of palliative care, the interdisciplinary team concept, models of care in hospice, and more. Upon completion, students will receive a graduate certificate. Please contact Dr. Mary McPherson ([email protected]) and visit the Palliative Care Course website for more information and application requirements. This is highly time-sensitive, as application materials are due May 18. https://www.graduate.umaryland.edu/palliative/Special-Offer/

Palliative care has been defined as “the interdisciplinary care of patients and families focused on the relief of suffering and improving quality of life.” It has been widely advocated that ALL health care providers possess “primary palliative care skills,” including competencies such as pai...

Don't forget! Today is the last day to register to join ASCP for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy ...
05/15/2020

Don't forget! Today is the last day to register to join ASCP for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy on Friday, May 22 at 4pm ET! Graduates can reserve their seat by registering at ASCP.com/whatshot. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn.

ICYMI: The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offer...
05/15/2020
SPECIAL OFFER: Electives for Health Professional Students - University of Maryland Graduate School

ICYMI: The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offering a new course to health professional students in Summer 2020 designed to equip students with clinical expertise in caring for older adults. The Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care Course will teach students about the patient/family centric model of palliative care, the interdisciplinary team concept, models of care in hospice, and more. Upon completion, students will receive a graduate certificate. Please contact Dr. Mary McPherson ([email protected]) and visit the Palliative Care Course website for more information and application requirements. This is highly time-sensitive, as application materials are due May 18. https://www.graduate.umaryland.edu/palliative/Special-Offer/

Palliative care has been defined as “the interdisciplinary care of patients and families focused on the relief of suffering and improving quality of life.” It has been widely advocated that ALL health care providers possess “primary palliative care skills,” including competencies such as pai...

The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offering a n...
05/14/2020
SPECIAL OFFER: Electives for Health Professional Students - University of Maryland Graduate School

The University of Maryland online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program is offering a new course to health professional students in Summer 2020 designed to equip students with clinical expertise in caring for older adults. The Principles and Practice of Hospice and Palliative Care Course will teach students about the patient/family centric model of palliative care, the interdisciplinary team concept, models of care in hospice, and more. Upon completion, students will receive a graduate certificate. Please contact Dr. Mary McPherson ([email protected]) and visit the Palliative Care Course website for more information and application requirements. This is highly time-sensitive, as application materials are due May 18. https://www.graduate.umaryland.edu/palliative/Special-Offer/

Palliative care has been defined as “the interdisciplinary care of patients and families focused on the relief of suffering and improving quality of life.” It has been widely advocated that ALL health care providers possess “primary palliative care skills,” including competencies such as pai...

ONE day left to register! Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care ...
05/14/2020

ONE day left to register! Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a virtual pharmacy school commencement ceremony for all our student graduates. Graduates can reserve their seat by registering before May 15. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn. Learn more (and get the link to register as a graduate!) at ASCP.com/whatshot

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a...
05/13/2020

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a virtual pharmacy school commencement ceremony for all our student graduates. Graduates can reserve their seat by registering before May 15. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn. Learn more (and get the link to register as a graduate!) at ASCP.com/whatshot

Don't forget! Join us this evening for our weekly Wellness Meetup! Come take a break and hang out with your ASCP family....
05/13/2020

Don't forget! Join us this evening for our weekly Wellness Meetup! Come take a break and hang out with your ASCP family. See you at 6pm EST!

Two days left to register! Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care...
05/13/2020

Two days left to register! Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a virtual pharmacy school commencement ceremony for all our student graduates. Graduates can reserve their seat by registering before May 15. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn. Learn more (and get the link to register as a graduate!) at ASCP.com/whatshot

In these times of social distancing and isolation, it's important to remember that you are not alone. Come join us for a...
05/12/2020

In these times of social distancing and isolation, it's important to remember that you are not alone. Come join us for another Wellness Meetup tomorrow night at 6pm EST! We are always here to support you and have fun. We look forward to seeing you on the call!

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a...
05/12/2020

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a virtual pharmacy school commencement ceremony for all our student graduates. Graduates can reserve their seat by registering before May 15. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn. Learn more (and get the link to register as a graduate!) at ASCP.com/whatshot

Question of the Week! This question addresses methods of identifying and combatting drug diversion. Reply with your answ...
05/12/2020

Question of the Week! This question addresses methods of identifying and combatting drug diversion. Reply with your answer and check our Instagram and Facebook stories later for the correct answer! #seniorcare #seniorx #geriatricpharmacy #geripharmacy

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a...
05/12/2020

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a virtual pharmacy school commencement ceremony for all our student graduates. Graduates can reserve their seat by registering before May 15. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn. Learn more (and get the link to register as a graduate!) at ASCP.com/whatshot

When you focus on the good, the good gets better. #MondayMotivation
05/11/2020

When you focus on the good, the good gets better. #MondayMotivation

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! Our newest article discusses anxiety disorders in the ...
05/10/2020

Here's a great #SundayRead to get your week off to a great start! Our newest article discusses anxiety disorders in the older adult population. The article can be found at ascp.com/journal #seniorcare #seniorx

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a...
05/08/2020

Join ASCP on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4pm ET for a virtual salute to the future of senior care pharmacy! ASCP will host a virtual pharmacy school commencement ceremony for all our student graduates. Graduates can reserve their seat by registering before May 15. All faculty and guests are welcome to stream the ceremony on Instagram (@ASCPharm) and on LinkedIn. Learn more (and get the link to register as a graduate!) at ASCP.com/whatshot

Free webinar on May 19! CMS appropriately continues to emphasize its antimicrobial stewardship program for nursing homes...
05/08/2020

Free webinar on May 19! CMS appropriately continues to emphasize its antimicrobial stewardship program for nursing homes, and education is a core component of that commitment to drive better care. This program focuses on how probiotics can be employed in that initiative. Join us at 1pm ET on May 19 for Addressing Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea with Probiotics in the Older Adult
Register now! https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3924188192010421262

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