EIN 52-0807628

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

IRS 501(c) type
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Year formed
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ASHP advocates to help open new doors for pharmacists to use their extensive clinical knowledge to care for their patients.
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Program areas at ASHP

Educational services - ashp is an accredited provider of continuing education for Pharmacists, and other related health care personnel. Ashp offers access to multidisciplinary professional development ce activities for members and nonmembers including Pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other health care professionals. Activities are available in many different formats such as web-based, podcasts, multimedia, print publications, and live meetings. These educational services help to maintain and improve the competency of Pharmacists and other health care professionals.
Membership programs - activities and resources for members include clinical research and professional publications including a subscription to ajhp, weekly e-newsletters and daily briefings. There is organized representation at the federal level and relevant federal regulatory agencies about legislation and regulations that affect pharmacy practice, and communication with the public about the role of Health-System Pharmacists. Members are provided networking opportunities by their participation in our councils, committees, discussion groups and mentor exchange. Our members receive current practice tools and resources through our special interest sections and forums, educational conferences, and online resource centers.
Publication services - ashp develops, maintains and publishes a comprehensive library of books and multimedia products designed to meet professional needs and advance rational drug therapy in Health-System pharmacy settings. Further, ashp is a source of information for safe and effective drug therapy, pharmacy practice, and pharmacy practice research and technology. Ashp develops official professional policies, in the form of policy positions and guidance documents (statements and guidelines), in order to establish best practices and provide guidance to ashp members and other audiences impacted by Health-System pharmacy practice.
Accreditation services - ashp accredits pharmacy residency and pharmacy technician programs. Further, this service is committed to assisting existing residencies refine their programs, helping prospective programs with the process of seeking accreditation, and assisting prospective pharmacy residents to get the information needed to find the best residency program for them. Accreditation involves the act of granting approval to a postgraduate pharmacy residency program after the program has met set requirements and has been reviewed and evaluated through a formal process. Postgraduate residency programs are considered the best source of highly qualified clinical Pharmacists. Ashp maintains a longstanding commitment to well-being and resilience on behalf of patients, public health, our members and the pharmacy profession; including the well-being ambassadors program supported through a grant by the health resources and services administration of the department of health and human services.

Grants made by ASHP

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
ASHP Research and Education Foundation (ASHP)The Grant Is Provided To Help Fund General Operating and Program Expenses$363,500
Avera McKennanThe Grant Is Provided To the Employers of the Ashp Presidential Officers, If Requested, To Offset Support Costs That the Institution May Incur During Their Election Term.$15,000
University of UtahThe Grant Is Provided To the Employers of the Ashp Presidential Officers, If Requested, To Offset Support Costs That the Institution May Incur During Their Election Term.$15,000
...and 2 more grants made

Who funds American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)To Advance Pharmacy Technicians$820,000
American Nurses FoundationCollaborative Research Grant$47,500
ASHP Research and Education Foundation (ASHP)Clinical Skill Competition Grant$15,800
...and 1 more grant received

Personnel at ASHP

Paul W. AbramowitzChief Executive Officer$1,053,996
Kasey ThompsonChief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President / Chief Operating Officer and Senior V / Vice President , Policy , Planning and Communication$413,134
John HeberleinChief Financial Officer$375,767
Lois WitkopChief Marketing Officer and Vice President , Office of Marketing and Communications / Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President / Chief Marketing Officer and Vice Presidnet , Office$320,140
Anthony ChilesChief Information Officer and Vice President$101,711
...and 24 more key personnel

Financials for ASHP

RevenuesFYE 05/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$163,782
Program services$42,362,363
Investment income and dividends$5,299
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$123,351
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$7,485,738
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,062,747
Total revenues$51,203,280

Form 990s for ASHP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-052023-04-14990View PDF
2020-052021-06-30990View PDF
2019-052021-06-07990View PDF
2018-052019-06-19990View PDF
2017-052018-05-14990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
June 16, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
June 14, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
June 13, 2023
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $820,000 from Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
June 10, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 3 new vendors, including , , and
May 15, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 15 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Professional associationsBusiness and community development organizationsHealth organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizations
HealthCommunity improvementBusiness and industry
MembershipsPolitical advocacyEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteering
General information
4500 East-West Hwy 900
Bethesda, MD 20814
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Website URL
(866) 279-0681
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
E03: Health Care Professional Societies and Associations
NAICS code, primary
813920: Professional Associations
Parent/child status
Central organization
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