• Case Study


    PAI: The Journey to Improve Patient Care

    What began as the ASHP-ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative has evolved into the Practice Advancement Initiative, a national movement to improve pharmacy practice and patient care in both acute and ambulatory care settings. Check out how you can get involved!

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  • Practice Spotlight

    This practice spotlight describes how technology has allowed for the expansion of clinical pharmacy services and brings an academic medical center standard of pharmacy practice to a rural, community-based hospital.

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  • Case Study


    Pharmacist-managed Insulin Titration Clinic's Impact on Highly Uncontrolled Diabetes in Patients Who Live in Rural Areas

    A positive pharmacist-physician relationship is key to running a successful insulin-management clinic. The most important factor in ensuring clinic success, however, is time spent counseling patients.

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  • Why the PPMI to PAI name change?

    Since its start in 2010, PPMI has been widely embraced by ASHP members and state affiliates as a way to advance pharmacy practice in hospitals and health systems, using it as a framework to build pharmacists’ services in a number of areas.

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    N.M. Clinic Pharmacists Wield Extensive Prescribing Privileges

    Presbyterian Medical Group (PMG) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is breaking new ground in terms of pharmacists’ patient care services. Clinical pharmacists who practice in PMG ambulatory care clinics there can independently prescribe any medication typically used in a primary care visit.

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PAI Tools and Resources

A tool to evaluate ambulatory care services against the ASHP Ambulatory Care recommendations and create an action plan to improve practice. Learn more

A web-based assessment tool to help pharmacists determine how their hospital or health system aligns with PAI recommendations. Learn more

Provides practical resources to engage health-system executives in discussions to advance patient care and pharmacy practice. Learn more


Am Care Recommendations. Learn more

PAI Hospital Recommendations. Learn more