McCreadie Group Innovative Solutions for Pharmacy

PharmAcademic streamlines your pharmacy program

PharmAcademic

Pharmacy school students, instructors and administrators all benefit from the efficiency and convenience provided by integrated, web-based software. Features include:

Experiential Education
  • Manage sites, requirements, rotations and preceptors for IPPE and APPE
  • Provide online descriptions of rotations and experiential sites for students and preceptors
  • Collect preceptor availability and student rotation rankings online
  • Add announcements and files for preceptors; collect preceptor CVs and licenses
  • Schedule students for rotations one at a time or utilize the match scheduling engine to create a balanced schedule based on your priorities, preceptor availability and student requests
 Assessment
  • Build assessments with varied question types and customizable directions
  • Schedule faculty and course assessments for each course and experiential education rotation
  • Schedule assessments for automatic electronic delivery based on scheduled rotation start and end dates
  • Manage assessment dates, and send reminders for incomplete assessments
  • On Demand delivery to individuals or groups of users for evaluations, including surveys and special assessments
Integrated Portfolio
  • Provide students with electronic portfolios that support pharmacy education, residency, employment, and continuing professional development
  • Integrate with PharmAcademic to eliminate duplicate entry for rotations/courses, assignments and assessments
  • Link artifacts of learning to educational and professional goals
  • Write reflections on goals, evidence, rotations and courses
  • Create multiple views of the portfolio, filtering and configuring the information for the specific audiences
  • Built-in Portfolio Viewer allows college of pharmacy and assigned preceptors and instructors to view student portfolios with no additional steps required
Reporting
  • Utilize built-in reports for student management, curricular outcomes and mapping, experiential scheduling, and self-assessment and accreditation
  • Aggregate assessment data to close the assessment cycle and inform instruction
  • Provide faculty and preceptors with blinded summaries of student evaluations
  • Generate reports as Excel spreadsheets for flexibility in working with your data
Curricular Outcomes
  • Document and maintain your current and historical curricular outcomes
  • Assign incoming student classes to current outcomes, and allow students to map portfolio artifacts to curricular outcomes
  • Map outcomes to CAPE and NAPLEX standards
Curricular Mapping
  • Map outcomes to courses to help assess where your outcomes are being taught, and define the level of competency expected in each course
  • Map outcomes to the experiential education curriculum
Course Management
  • Define and maintain didactic courses, including faculty assigned to roles within each course
  • Tag courses with school-defined keywords
  • Manage course sections and student enrollment
  • Provide the course catalog to students and faculty