Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists

OSHP Divisions

Organizational Affairs Division  

This division is responsible for all the issues of a procedural nature that come before OSHP. It also ensures that our governing documents, such as the Constitution and Bylaws, are current and adaptable for future growth and changes.

Professional Affairs Division 

This division is responsible for the development and improvement of the professional practice of pharmacy. Solicitation of nominations and selections of award recipients is an important function of the division, as it gives OSHP an opportunity to recognize those who are providing the highest level of service to patients and the profession.

Legal Affairs Division 

This division works to make an impact on legislation that affects pharmacy practice by interacting with the Board of Pharmacy and OSHP's lobbyist to inform members of pending legislation that effect pharmacists and their practice sites.

Communications Division 

This division provides an invaluable service to OSHP. It is this group that allows for the flow of ideas and discussions to keep OSHP current and active. The group has worked hard to develop publications, websites, and increase our presence and visibility through public relations.

Educational Affairs Division 

This division is responsible for the continuing education of our members. The group accomplishes this task by organizing and promoting the Annual Meeting that showcases topics designed for pharmacists practicing in a variety of settings.

Membership/Marketing Division 

This division is responsible for recruitment and retention of membership. as well as promotion of OSHP. This division continually assesses marketing tools to promote OSHP to students, new practitioners, current members, non-renewers, and current non-members.

Board of Directors 

The OSHP Leadership team. 

Technician Division 

This division is responsible for advising the other divisions regarding the needs of OSHP pharmacy technician members, contributing to the development and improvement of the professional practice of pharmacy in health systems, and contributing to the advancement of pharmacy technician roles in health-system pharmacy. All pharmacy technician members are automatically included on this division. Members may elect to take part in other divisions to represent the interests of pharmacy technicians.

About the association

"The mission of OSHP is to optimize patient health by advocating for the advancement of pharmacy practice to promote comprehensive, quality care across the health-care continuum