|John C. Chandler
Active FPA member and regional Regional Talent Specialist with Walmart Health and Wellness Division
Pharmacist candidate at LECOM Bradenton, Member of several FPA Committees anc Councils
|An FPA Member Service|
1. April 2013 Issue of Florida Pharmacy Today Now On-Line
2. FPA Attends Leadership Conference
Below you will find third-party sites and resources. If you have a favorite resource that's not included in the list, please let us know.
- Alachua County Association of Pharmacists
ACAP was founded on the principle that advocacy for the pharmacy profession is vital to the continued growth and development of pharmacy. ACAP has close ties with FPA. Each year we send a full complement of ACAP representatives to voice our opinions and goals to the FPA delegates who then ensure that the pharmacy profession is heard by our state legislature.
- Brevard County Pharmacy Association
Organization of pharmacists and pharmacy stakeholders in Broward County, Florida
- Broward County Pharmacy Association
The Broward County Pharmacy Association (BCPA) was formed to unite all those who are interested in the profession of pharmacy in Broward County, Florida
- Central Florida Pharmacy Association
The Central Florida Pharmacy Association (CFPHA) is a professional organization of licensed Pharmacists, Pharmacy Students, Pharmacy Technicians, and friends of pharmacy, who mutually share in their desire to promote Pharmacist Care and related services to the patients of the Orlando area and throughout Florida.
- Dade County Pharmacy Association
Local organization of pharmacists and pharmacy stakeholders in Dade County Florida.
- Duval County Pharmacy Association
To serve, represent and assist Duval County and other surrounding counties’ pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to advance the practice and profession of pharmacy.
- Escambia county Pharmacy Association
To provide continuing education for local pharmacist and pharmacy technicians, and to assist pharmacist in the advancement of the profession of pharmacy
- Interamerican Pharmacist Association
Organization of pharmacists and pharmacy stakeholders in southeastern Florida.
- Pinellas County Pharmacy Association
The Pinellas Pharmacy association promotes the positive roles of our profession through our county and adjacent communities.
- Volusia-Flagler County Pharmacy Association
To serve, represent and assist Volusia and Flagler County pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to advance the practice and profession of pharmacy
Associations Societies and Organizations
Florida Pharmacy Schools
- Florida A & M University
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) is an 1890 land-grant institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, resolution of complex issues and the empowerment of citizens and communities.
- Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy
The vision of the LECOM School of Pharmacy is to be a nationally recognized leader in the evolution of pharmacy practice through excellence in education, commitment to community health and wellness, and innovative research.
- Nova Southeastern College of Pharmacy
The Mission of Nova Southeastern University, a private, not-for-profit institution, is to offer a diverse array of innovative academic programs that complement on-campus educational opportunities and resources with accessible distance learning programs to foster academic excellence,intellectual inquiry, leadership, research, and commitment to community through engagement of students and faculty members in a dynamic, life-long learning environment.
- Palm Beach Atlantic University College of Pharmacy
Palm Beach Atlantic University is a Christian university that equips students to lead fulfilling lives through learning, leadership and service.
- University of Florida College of Pharmacy
The University of Florida (UF) is a major, public, comprehensive, land-grant, research university. The state’s oldest and most comprehensive university, UF is among the nation’s most academically diverse public universities.
- University of South Florida School of Pharmacy
Founded in 1956, the University of South Florida is a young and vibrant university located in Tampa Bay.
- Agency for Health care Administration
The Agency is responsible for the administration of the Medicaid program, for the licensure and regulation of health facilities and for providing information to all Floridians
- Agency for Healthcare Policy and Research
The Health services research examines how people get access to health care, how much care costs, and what happens to patients as a result of this care.
- Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
To ensure effective, up-to-date health care coverage and to promote quality care for beneficiaries
- Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for protecting the health of all Americans
- Drug Enforcement Administration
Office of Diversion Control
- Florida Board of Pharmacy
Regulates the profession of pharmacy
- Florida Division of Emergency Management
Working together to ensure that Florida is prepared to respond to emergencies, recover from them, and mitigate against their impacts.
- Florida Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Information on Florida's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
- Food and Drug Administration
The FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs (medications), vaccines, biopharmaceuticals, blood transfusions, medical devices, electromagnetic radiation emitting devices (ERED), and veterinary products.
- HRSA (340B Program)
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency for improving access to health care services for people who are uninsured, isolated or medically vulnerable.
Medical and Health Related References
- Alliance for Patient Medical Safety
APMS was established in August 2008 by the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) and is listed by AHRQ as a PSO under The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 (Patient Safety Act). The mission of APMS is to encourage a culture of safety by providing recommendations on best practices and workflow processes designed to reduce medication errors, improve medication use and minimize patient risk.
- Immunization Resources
This link contains most of the resources that pharmacists may need to provide immunization services in Florida.
- Pharmacy Quality Commitment
PQC™ is a two-part continuous quality improvement program that enables a pharmacy to identify, document and analyze workflow through a simple, web-based data entry system.