Our impact reports are designed to share achievements with our sponsors, donors, and program participants. The ASHP Foundation works to advance pharmacy practice and improve patient outcomes by supporting programs that enhance pharmacists’ patient care skills, validating the important role that pharmacists play in the healthcare system, investing in future leaders and recognizing excellence in research and practice. We hope you will be inspired to continue to support our mission.
Pharmacy Leadership Institute Project Leads to Institution Improvements
In 2017, Carilion Giles Community Hospital Pharmacy Manager Amy Westmoreland, Pharm.D., BCGP, completed the Pharmacy Leadership Institute and was awarded for her project. Her work during the Institute was used to jump-start Carilion’s larger efforts to improve transitions of care. Today, she and her colleagues have created a comprehensive medication management program that allows diabetes patients more access to their pharmacist after discharge.Learn more
How to Manage Pain Safely and Successfully
During Patient Safety Awareness Week, Clinical Pharmacy Manager Dawn Waddell, Pharm.D., BCPS of Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis served as the Foundation’s pharmacist spokesperson on managing pain safely and successfully. The audio news release and 18 radio interviews reached over 18 million listeners.