Medicine complexity (AJP August 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Debbie Rigby

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of medication regimen complexity, the impact this can have on health outcomes, and interventions for simplification.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. define medication regimen complexity;
  2. describe the impact of medication regimen complexity on patient health outcomes;
  3. identify interventions for medication regimen simplification.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.6, 2.2, 3.1, 3.3
Accreditation number: CX20041    Accreditation expires: 01/08/2022

This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hours of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.