Pharmacist’s Fundamental Responsibilities and Rights

APhA and the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) are requesting your comments on the Pharmacist’s Fundamental Responsibilities and Rights document focused on pharmacists’ responsibilities and workplace expectations. These principles were established as a guide for pharmacists, pharmacy personnel, employers, patients, health professionals, and those that govern pharmacy practice and healthcare delivery and to facilitate meaningful discussions.

Read the Pharmacist’s Fundamental Responsibilities and Rights

Read the Joint APhA NASPA Statement

Opportunities to provide feedback.

Send written comments by April 28, 2021 to

Attend one of our Open Forum Town Hall Sessions:

April 6 at 7pm (ET) – Register here

April 7 at 7pm (ET) – Register here

Registration is Required.

Can’t attend a Town Hall? Send your comments by email to so it is received no later than April 28, 2021.

Reference Information:
National Consensus Conference

In 2019 APhA, along with four national pharmacy organizations, held a national consensus conference, to develop strategies that address pharmacists’ well-being and resiliency and design a path forward. The conference hosted multiple stakeholders from diverse practice perspectives.

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