The Council on Credentialing in Pharmacy (CCP) provides leadership, guidance, public information, and coordination for the profession of pharmacy's credentialing programs.  The vision of CCP is that all credentialing programs in pharmacy will meet established standards of quality and contribute to improvement in patient care and the overall public health.

About CCP

CCP Resource Documents

General Information on Credentialing in Pharmacy

Credentialing in Pharmacy Presentations


Founded in 1999, the Council on Credentialing in Pharmacy (CCP) is now a coalition of 10 national pharmacy organizations committed to providing leadership, guidance, public information, and coordination for credentialing programs in or relevant to pharmacy.


CCP Member Organizations

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy


American College of Clinical Pharmacy


Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education


Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy


American Pharmacists Association


American Society of Consultant Pharmacists


American Society of Health-System Pharmacists


Board of Pharmacy Specialties


Center for Pharmacy Practice Accreditation


Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy


Pharmacy Technician Certification Board


Pharmacy Technician Educators Council



* Originally published in Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2004; 61:2069-76. 2004, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Inc. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission.

** Originally published in J Am Pharm Assoc. 2004;44:517520. Copyright American Pharmacists Association (APhA). Reprinted by permission of APhA.


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