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BPS Employer Advisory Committee Formed

As part of the Board of Pharmacy Specialties’ Value of Certification Initiative (VoC), BPS has created an Employer Advisory Committee. The VoC Initiative is a comprehensive, multi-year, multi-faceted effort to promote the value of BPS Board Certification to important stakeholders such as the public, professional colleagues, employers, payers and government agencies.

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Solid Organ Transplantation Practice Analysis Taskforce Appointments

The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) recently approved a practice analysis or role delineation study in Solid Organ Transplantation. Conducting a role delineation study is a critical step in evaluating a proposed specialty. The purpose of the role delineation study is to determine whether this practice area is based upon specialized knowledge of the pharmaceutical sciences, as well as specialized functions routinely performed by practitioners in the proposed specialty.

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Board of Pharmacy Specialties® Announces Results of Spring 2016 Exams

The results of the Spring 2016 BPS specialty certification and recertification exams were announced today by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties® (BPS), the premier post-licensure certification organization serving the pharmacy profession. A total of 1963 pharmacists passed the initial exams in the eight specialties currently offered by BPS: ambulatory care pharmacy, critical care pharmacy, nuclear pharmacy, nutrition support pharmacy, oncology pharmacy, pediatric pharmacy, psychiatric pharmacy and pharmacotherapy. There are now 26,457 BPS board certified pharmacists worldwide.

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