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Competency Statements

The UAMS COP Faculty have set the following Competency Statements as expectations of all graduates.

Domain 1: Patient Care-Ensuring Appropriate Pharmacotherapy and Therapeutic Outcomes
The graduate will provide patient-centered care in cooperation with patients, prescribers, and other members of an inter-professional health care team based upon sound pharmacotherapy principles and evidence incorporating social and cultural factors.

Domain 2: Dispensing and Pharmacy Resource Management
The graduate will manage and use resources of the health care system, in cooperation with patients, prescribers, and other health care providers and administrative and supportive personnel to promote health and to provide, assess, and coordinate safe, accurate, and time-sensitive medication distribution.

Domain 3: Health Improvement, Wellness, and Disease Prevention
The graduate will promote improved health, wellness, and disease prevention for individual patients and/or populations through shared decision making with patients, prescribers, and other members of an interprofessional health care team.

Domain 4: Personal and Professional Development
The graduate will demonstrate commitment to self-awareness, leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship, and professionalism.

Competency Statements (complete)