CPPA develops pharmacy practice standards and accredits pharmacy practices that meet the accreditation criteria.

The mission of CPPA is to serve the public health by raising the level of pharmacy-delivered patient care services through accreditation of pharmacy practices. CPPA exists to fulfill a promise to patients for high-quality, safe, and efficient pharmacy care. CPPA creates, manages, and maintains the process leading to the use of consensus-based standards for pharmacy practice accreditation and develops and implements comprehensive programs of pharmacy practice site accreditation.

Pharmacy practice accreditation meets the public’s need for specific, predictable, and measurable pharmacy-based patient care services. The accreditation process facilitates innovation, recognition and viable operations for participating pharmacy practices.