Call for Volunteers

Volunteers needed! We are looking for pharmacists to interview pharmacy students at the CPS-ANP Mock Interview Event on Tuesday, March 13th. The event will be held from 5:30 – 8:00 PM at Regis University School of Pharmacy and dinner will be provided at the event. Volunteers will interview multiple students throughout the night with pre-selected […]

CPS-AHP Nominations Now Open

The CPS Academy of Health-System Pharmacists nominations process is now open for four positions, and we are seeking your nominations of candidates to stand for election. This is an anonymous process and self-nominations are welcomed. To submit a nomination, please send the following information to Maxie Friemel at Adrianne.Friemel@sclhs.net. Nominator’s name, email address, and phone number Nominee’s name, email […]

CDC Releases Best Practice Guide for CVD

The CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, in collaboration with Million Hearts, has released a new resource, Best Practices for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Programs: A Guide to Effective Health Care System Interventions and Community-Clinical Links. This guide provides summaries of the evidence behind eight effective strategies, including evidence on health and economic impact and potential […]

Need Last Minute CE Hours?

Did you know that the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) offers free CE/CME resources for healthcare professionals? Take advantage of healthcare topics and learning activities before the year ends! Available Here

New Medicare Numbers, Cards to be Sent in April 2018

Beginning in April 2018, the current Social Security Number-based HICN printed on the red, white, and blue Medicare card will be replaced with a new Medicare number. New Medicare numbers will be assigned to all Medicare recipients, and new Medicare cards will begin to be mailed to all people with Medicare in April 2018. This […]

PTCB Will No Longer Accept ‘In-Service’ Hours for CE Credit, Starting January 2018

Beginning January 1, 2018, PTCB will no longer accept what is known as ‘in-service’ continuing education (CE) hours toward fulfillment of PTCB’s CE requirements for recertification or reinstatement. In-service CE refers to certain projects or training earned at a CPhT’s workplace under a pharmacist’s supervision. The ‘in-service’ CE category will no longer appear as an […]

Make Today Count: CPS Membership Survey

The Colorado Pharmacists Society is seeking feedback and information on what is important to pharmacists, student pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians within the state of Colorado.  CPS wants to gather specific information on specific needs and connectivity preferences.  The information will be utilized to assist CPS in developing initiatives that can provide benefit to the profession […]

Student Academy and Academy of New Practitioners Social

The Student Academy and Academy of New Practitioners held a social on Friday, 11/17 at Blue Moon Brewery. There was beer, food, games, and networking!  Those in attendance came from as far north as Fort Collins and as far south as Colorado Springs to join. We had a great mix of students, residents, and newly […]