APhA Code of Ethics

APhA Code of Ethics - APhA Code of Ethics: History and...

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APhA Code of Ethics: History and Contemporary Issues
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Table of Contents APhA Code of Ethics History Contemporary Issues Conclusion
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APhA Code of Ethics What is the APhA Code of Ethics? Code prepared and supported by pharmacists States publicly the roles and responsibilities of pharmacists. Adopted October 27, 1994
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APhA Code of Ethics I. A pharmacist respects the covenantal relationship between the patient and pharmacist. Covenant signifies that a pharmacist has moral obligations in response to trust received from society. In return, a pharmacist promises to help individuals achieve optimum benefit from their medications to maintain their trust.
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APhA Code of Ethics II. A pharmacist promotes the good of every patient in a caring, compassionate, and confidential manner The center of the pharmacists professional practice revolves around the well-being of the patient A pharmacist protects the dignity of the patient. serving the patient in a private and confidential manner.
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APhA Code of Ethics III. A pharmacist respects the autonomy and dignity of each patient. The Pharmacist: encourages patients to participate in health decisions. encourages patient to get involved in own
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PAS 3301 taught by Professor Dhing during the Fall '08 term at St. Johns Duplicate.

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APhA Code of Ethics - APhA Code of Ethics: History and...

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