Representing the Health-System Pharmacy Industry in Kansas Since 2008.
The Kansas Council of Health-System Pharmacists was created in February 2008 as a professional association that is focused on generating the optimum environment in the state of Kansas for responsible, ethical and unsurpassed excellence in health care from pharmacists employed in a health-system setting. In 2009, KCHP was officially recognized as a state affiliate of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). In our first year of existence, our membership of professionals grew to more than 200 members. We are constantly striving to enhance our member benefits, and we recognize that working together is the most successful way to make a difference.
Our membership is comprised primarily of health-systems pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, residents and pharmacy students. Look inside for our dues pricing, as well as more reasons to join.
What We Believe
KCHP is working to advance public health by promoting the professional interests of pharmacists and technicians practicing in hospitals and other organized health-care settings through:
KCHP is also working to foster rational and safe use of medication in society through advocating appropriate public policies that support this position.
The Kansas Council of Health-System Pharmacists is a state organization of health-systems supporters committed to advancing public health by promoting the safe and appropriate use of drug therapy through professional advocacy, influential organizational affiliations and educational development of all health-systems pharmacy personnel.
Oath of a Pharmacist
“I promise to devote myself to a lifetime of service to others through the profession of pharmacy. In fulfilling this vow:
I take these vows voluntarily with the full realization of the responsibility with which I am entrusted by the public.”