Protected professional practice evaluation: A continuous quality-improvement process.

@article{Haines2010ProtectedPP,
  title={Protected professional practice evaluation: A continuous quality-improvement process.},
  author={Stuart T. Haines and Rhonda R Ammann and Donna Beehrle-Hobbs and Julie A Groppi},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2010},
  volume={67 22},
  pages={1933-40}
}
PURPOSE The development, implementation, and evaluation of a protected peer-review process for clinical pharmacists with advanced scopes of practice are described. SUMMARY A protected practice evaluation committee (PPEC) was created at a Veterans Affairs medical center to formulate policies and procedures for conducting peer reviews. The committee comprises six clinical pharmacists, none of whom hold a supervisory position, and assigns appropriate peers to review and rate clinical pharmacists… CONTINUE READING