ACPE Universal Activity Numbers 0201-9999-19-062-H04-P/T
Pharmacy is a challenging profession. Add business into the mix and you have a combination that creates many ethical dilemmas. This program will introduce the ethical principles of pharmacy and business and review a sound decision-making process. The discussed scenarios will assist an owner, supervisor, or manager to better prepare for difficult situations that are common in every day practice of pharmacy.
After completing this activity, the pharmacist, pharmacy technician, and student pharmacist/intern will be able to:
- List the ethical principles that play a dominant role in business practice.
- Discuss best practices in both business and pharmacy practice that must be adhered to ensure a high level of ethical practice.
- Identify pharmacy practice examples where poor business ethics affected patient safety.