The Society of Palliative Care Pharmacists (SPCP) promotes exceptional patient care by advancing pain and palliative pharmacists through education, development, and research in collaboration with the transdisciplinary team.
Patient Care - SPCP strives for excellence in patient care by: optimizing pharmacotherapeutic outcomes, promoting best practices in pain and palliative care, and supporting quality of life.
Collaboration - SPCP shall support patient-centered transdisciplinary pain and palliative care teams with the pharmacist as an integral member of the team.
Education and Mentorship - SPCP shall provide education and training for the professional development and advancement of pain and palliative care pharmacists and other healthcare professionals.
Leadership – SPCP shall develop future pharmacist clinicians and leaders in pain and palliative care.
Development - SPCP shall advocate for legislation and public policy impacting pain and palliative care pharmacists. SPCP shall advocate for access to care for the pain and palliative care patient population.
Research – SPCP shall facilitate research and dissemination of information that promotes the impact of precision pharmacopalliation and the pharmacist as an essential part of the transdisciplinary team.