An Essential Companion for Strategic Planning
To assist in strategic planning, the Pharmacy Forecast examines developments in key areas that may be opportunities or challenges for practice leaders in the next five years. This resource reports the results of a survey of trend watchers in pharmacy, analyzes potential developments and presents actionable strategic recommendations.
The 2019 Report focuses on:
- The Future of Pharmacy Education and Workforce
- Medications: Key Drivers of Finance/Care Delivery
- The Opioid Crisis
- Ethical Issues
- Technology Innovations
- Empowering Patients
- Driving Pharmacy Forward in Uncertain Times
- Disruptive Forces in Healthcare
More Pharmacy Forecast
- Pharmacy Forecast 2018
- Pharmacy Forecast 2017
- Pharmacy Forecast 2016-2020
- Pharmacy Forecast 2015-2019
- Pharmacy Forecast 2014-2018
About the Project Director
Lee C. Vermeulen, B.S.Pharm., M.S. serves as the Pharmacy Forecast Project Director and Editor and is Chief of Enterprise Academic Service Lines for UK HealthCare and Professor of Medicine and Pharmacy at the University of Kentucky.
About the Founding Editor
William A. Zellmer is one of pharmacy’s most distinguished leaders. For over 40 years, he has helped shape the pharmacy profession in the United States and abroad. He authored The Conscience of a Pharmacist in 2002 and received the ASHP Harvey A. K. Whitney Award in 1996. Mr. Zellmer continues to serve in a consultative role for the Pharmacy Forecast.
From the editor
Health-system pharmacy leaders must be deliberate in their strategic planning efforts. The Pharmacy Forecast provides pharmacy leaders with a tool to help with those efforts.
Pharmacy Forecast Program Director and Editor
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