October Is American Pharmacists Month

September 30, 2019

October is American Pharmacists Month (APhM), a month dedicated to promoting pharmacists’ contributions to improving medication use and advancing patient care in all practice settings.

During the month-long celebration, the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) encourages pharmacies to host activities and events to raise awareness about the important role pharmacists play in health care today.

APhA released a guide to help pharmacies increase community consciousness about the care provided by pharmacists.

The guide includes:


APhA also compiled tips to help pharmacies send the right messages to the right people and generate buzz for APhM.

Check out these ten ways to promote APhM in your pharmacy from Elements magazine.