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Ambulatory Care: Web Resources

Library materials, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by Alfaisal University librarians


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General Links - National


Ambulatory Care Professional Associations


Pharmacy Associations:


  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy - AACP "The American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) is a professional and scientific society that provides leadership, education, advocacy, and resources enabling clinical pharmacists to achieve excellence in practice and research. ACCP's membership is composed of practitioners, scientists, educators, administrators, students, residents, fellows, and others committed to excellence in clinical pharmacy and patient pharmacotherapy." ACCP 2011
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists - ASHSP "ASHP is a 35,000-member national professional association that represents pharmacists who practice in hospitals, health maintenance organizations, long-term care facilities, home care, and other components of health care systems. ASHP is the only national organization of hospital and health-system pharmacists and has a long history of improving medication use and enhancing patient safety." ASHP 2011
  • Board of Pharmacy Specialists - BCPS "The Mission of the Board of Pharmacy Specialties is to improve patient care through recognition and promotion of specialized training, knowledge, and skills in pharmacy and specialty board certification of pharmacists." BCPS 2011
  • Massachusetts Society of Health-System Pharmacists - MSHP "The Massachusetts Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) was founded in 1945 to foster the professional growth of hospital pharmacy in Massachusetts. In the 1960, MSHP became affiliated with the American Society of Hospital Pharmacists (ASHP) now known as the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists...Today, MSHP represents over 1,400 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians working in organized health-systems throughout the Commonwealth." MSHP 2011
  • Pediatric Pharmacy Advocay Group - PPAG "The Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group is an international, nonprofit, professional association representing the interests of pediatric pharmacists and their patients. We are dedicated to improving medication therapy in children. Our sole purpose is to promote safe and effective medication use in children through communication, education, and research." PPAG 2011


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Ambulatory Care Databases


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FDA Databases:


U.S. Food and Drug Administration

  • FDA Daily Med : Current Medication Information DailyMed provides high quality information about marketed drugs. This information includes FDA labels (package inserts). This Web site provides health information providers and the public with a standard, comprehensive, up-to-date, look-up and download resource of medication content and labeling as found in medication package inserts.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

U.S. Food and Drug Administration




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