The first examination in Cardiology Pharmacy will be administered in Fall 2018.
The application will open on May 7, 2018.
The BPS Board Certified Cardiology Pharmacist (BCCP) program is a credential for pharmacists who have met the eligibility criteria below and specialize in the delivery of direct patient care, as members of interprofessional health care teams, working to ensure safe and effective use of medications in patients with cardiovascular disease.
The purpose of the BCCP program is to validate that the pharmacist has the advanced knowledge and experience to optimize patient outcomes by:
- Focusing on disease prevention and treatment, including evidence-‐based medication use and related care that improve both short-‐ and long-‐term outcomes for patients.
- Practicing across the spectrum of care, including ambulatory, acute, and intensive care.
- Reviewing, analyzing, and monitoring multifaceted clinical information to make reasoned decisions for patients with multiple comorbidities and highly complex medication regimens.