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ASHP guideline to patient education


American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), established in 1942, has been at the forefront of efforts to improve medication use and enhance patient safety. There are nearly 58,000 members in ASHP, include pharmacists, student pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians. ASHP has a recommended guideline for patient education.

In this video, Ms Chou will be going over the guideline in more detail. As suggested, a list of information should be provided to the patients. Including basic drug information, side effects, and how to seek help. Besides receiving feedback from patients. It is also important to collaborate with other healthcare professionals to ensure maximum efficiency.

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