Vision and Mission


We are a powerful, dynamic organization committed to excellence and caring.
We are proud of the leadership we provide to our profession.
We inspire the highest level of practice.
We value friendship and teamwork.
We shape the future of Pharmacy.


The mission of the New York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists is to represent its members and advance pharmacy as an essential component of health care.
The Council provides leadership and resources to promote quality pharmaceutical services directed at appropriate medication therapy and positive patient outcomes.


LEGISLATION: To advocate progressive legislation and regulation that supports public health.
EDUCATION: To provide education and training to elevate the level of pharmacy practice.
COMMUNICATION: To facilitate exchange of information among our members, health care professionals and the public.
PATIENT CARE: To promote quality patient care by fostering the optimal responsible use of drugs.
RESEARCH: To stimulate research in pharmaceutical practice and sciences.