Mission Statement
Association, the largest and oldest state-wide organization representing the profession of pharmacy in Florida.

The mission of pharmacy is to serve society as the profession responsible for the appropriate use of medications, devices
and services to achieve optimal therapeutic outcomes.

In pursuit of that mission, DCPA:

  • advocates the interests of pharmacists in Miami-Dade County;

  • represents members on issues of economics, political action and public relations of interest to pharmacy;

  • promotes, supports and provides education for the enhancement of professional, management and leadership
    development;

  • promotes the highest professional and ethical standards of practice for the delivery of pharmaceutical care;

  • identifies, evaluates, and responds to trends and events that impact on pharmacy and the health care delivery
    system, and

  • provides for effective communications between pharmacists, health care organizations and the public.

Dade County Pharmacy Association
A unit association of the Florida Pharmacy Association
CONTACT US:

dcpa@dcpa.us
Business
Meetings
are held in
conjunction with the
regular Continuing
Education Programs.  
Members are
welcome to
participate in these
meetings.
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New Mailing Address for Dade County Pharmacy Association: c/o Aceves
1271 NE 97th Street, Miami Shores, FL 33138
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North Miami Beach Police Department
offers a 24/7 Prescription Drop-Off Point
Provided by the Dade County Pharmacy Association
Tell your Patients - if they have medications they wish to dispose, the
drop box is in the lobby of the NMB Police Dept on 19th Ave.
In an effort to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing prescription
drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications, the
North Miami Beach Police Department has partnered with the Dade County Pharmacy
Association to offer a secure 24/7 prescription pill drop-box inside their police departments
lobby at 16901NE 19 Avenue.

Click here to see Drop-Box                      Click here to see the NMB
Police Dept News Release
Dade County Pharmacy
Association is awarded
2014 Unit Recognition
Award
by the Florida Pharmacy
Association for our
initiative with the North
Miami Beach Police
Department.  
Click here to
see the award.
ALERT - CHANGE IN RATIO OF PHARMACIST:TECHNICIAN RULE
The new rule addressing the technician ratio went into effect on 1/7/15.  It requires several
things including a policy and procedure for all pharmacies utilizing technicians regardless of
ratio.  The rule spells out 12 items that must be contained in the Policy.  In addition all
technicians have 90 days to read and sign off on the Policy.  This shall be available to the
inspectors of the Board of Pharmacy.  
See 64B16-27.410
HANDOUTS FOR JANUARY PROGRAM
Click the links to download color handouts to your tablet or print black and white
handouts to bring to the seminar.
Saturday Medication Errors
B/W print                        Color
Saturday Rest of the Day
B/W for printing

Color for download
Sunday morning Track 1

Sunday morning Track 2
B/W for Printing

B/W for Printing
Color for download

Color for download
Sunday afternoon Track 1

Sunday afternoon Track 2
B/W for Printing

B/W for Printing
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Color for download