Pharmacy Forecast
2021 report now available

Pharmacy Forecast

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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 2021 Report focuses on:

  • The Certainty of Uncertainty for a Global Supply Chain
  • Access to Healthcare: Positioning Healthcare Systems for Improvement
  • Pharmacy Analytics and Use of Big Data
  • Healthcare Financing and Delivery: Leading Through Uncertainty
  • Patient Safety: New Frontiers for Pharmacists
  • Scope of the Pharmacy Enterprise: From Volume to Value
  • The Pharmacy Workforce: The Need to Recalibrate Supply and Demand and Leverage Prescribing, Technology, and Pharmacy Technicians to Advance the Practice of Pharmacy

Click here to view the Pharmacy Forecast 2021 Report Preview. This activity is a recording from the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition session and those that claim credit for the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition session should not claim credit for this activity.

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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. 

The Pharmacy Forecast was supported by a grant from Omnicell, Inc., to the ASHP Foundation's David A. Zilz Leaders for the Future Fund.

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