Medication reconciliation (AJP July 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Debbie Rigby

CPD Credits: 1.5


Designed to give an overview of the medication reconciliation process including identifying discrepancies and medication errors, and how to complete a best possible medication history.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. identify sources of medication errors and discrepancies;
  2. complete a best possible medication history;
  3. describe the process of medication reconciliation.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.6, 2.2, 3.1, 3.3
Accreditation number: CX20032    Accreditation expires: 01/07/2022

This activity has been accredited for 0.75 hour of Group One CPD (or 0.75 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 0.75 hour of Group Two CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.