Journal Article
Organizational Policy/Guidelines

ASHP guidelines: minimum standard for ambulatory care pharmacy practice.

Buxton JA; Babbitt R; Clegg CA; Durley SF; Epplen KT; Marsden LM; Thomas BA; Thompson NS.

Ambulatory pharmacy service is provided in various settings, including communities, skilled nursing facilities, and patient-centered medical care homes. Elements related to safety in this environment include leadership, patient care, distribution, and facility characteristics. This American Society of Health-System Pharmacists guideline reviews eight standards that can be adapted to support safe medication delivery in a wide range of ambulatory settings.