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Advocacy
Wednesday, July 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Groups Tell HHS That Any Action On Rebate Rule Must Involve Fixing Pharmacy DIR Fees »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The country’s leading pharmacy groups said that any action on a prescription drug rebate rule must addre...
Friday, July 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration Unveils Executive Orders to Curb Drug Prices »
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration unveiled four executive orders on Friday aimed at bringing down pharmaceutical price...
Sunday, June 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to Engage With Elected Officials When You Can't Meet Face to Face »
Until social distancing measures are phased out, store owners who want to make a difference in independent pharmacy can an...
Friday, May 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
More Than 240 Patient, Health Care Groups Urge Congress to Reform Pharmacy “DIR Fees” This Year »
WASHINGTON – More than 240 patient advocates and healthcare entities on Friday   urged Congressional leaders  ...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Allie Jo Shipman, PharmD, MBA Director, State Policy  National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associatio »
On March 25, APhA, the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA), and the Arkansas Pharmacists Association (APA),...

Press Releases
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
TRC HEALTHCARE ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH UTAH PHARMACY ASSOCIATION »
Utah Pharmacy Association to Offer TRC’s Education and Medication Advisory Resources Direct to Its Members, Including Phar...
Friday, July 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Small Business, Lender Associations Call for Streamlined PPP Forgiveness »
WASHINGTON,   July 10   --   The Consumer Bankers Association   issued the following news release:...
Monday, April 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joint Satement on Medication Safety During Treatment of COVID-19 in Utah »
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 27, 2020 The Utah Pharmacy Association (UPhA) and the Utah Societ...
Thursday, March 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guidance regarding Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine Prescriptions »
To Whom it may concern:   To ensure patient access to medications during the COVID-19 outbreak and to preve...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
REQUEST TO STATES: APC ALERT on Hand Sanitizers »
DON'T LET A CRISIS GO TO WASTE: COMPOUNDERS CAN SHOW VALUE IN COVID-19 PREVENTION EFFORTS   You've heard the...

Other News
Wednesday, July 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA CEO to Trump: Fix DIR Fees to Lower Drug Costs »
NCPA ALEXANDRIA, Va. (July 22, 2020) — In a letter to President Trump , National Community Pharmacists Association CEO...
Wednesday, July 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Utah Small Businesses »
Small non-farm businesses in 15 Utah counties and neighboring counties in Nevada are now eligible to apply for low‑interes...
Wednesday, July 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Utah Industrial Hemp Permits »
The Utah Department of Agriculture is happy to announce that Utah businesses will now register as Hemp Retailers with the...
Monday, July 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rural America Relies on a Viable Postal Service »
Southeast Farm Press - Powered by Dow Jones · US | July 13, 2020 · 12:00am The U.S. Postal Service is in trou...
Friday, July 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Paycheck Protection Program Extended »
SBA, Treasury also Release PPP Data The U.S. Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program has been extende...

Rx Alerts
Wednesday, January 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Alerts Health Care Professionals and Patients to Mylan’s Voluntary Recall of Nizatidine »
Update [1/8/2020]   FDA is alerting patients and health care professionals to two voluntary recalls of ranitidine. T...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement From Director of FDA, on Impurities in Drugs from Outside the US »
Statement From: Director - Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Janet Woodcock M.D. The U.S. Food and Drug Ad...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC: Flu Vaccine Reduces Death, Serious Illness and Hospitalizations »
By Marie Rosenthal WASHINGTON—Receiving an annual flu shot can reduce the likelihood of death and serious illness in ad...
Thursday, January 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pets Are Now the Gateway To Get Prescription Drugs, Could Lead to Legislative Changes »
The reality of addiction is very clear: Stories of animals being abused and intentionally hurt only to be taken to the vet...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Provides New Tools for the Development and Proper Evaluation of Tests for Detecting Zika Virus »
As an additional measure in the fight against Zika virus, today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it ha...

Pharmacy Ownership
Wednesday, July 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Warns of Scammers Impersonating DEA Employees »
WASHINGTON – The Drug Enforcement Administration urges its DEA-registered practitioners and members of the public to be ca...
Wednesday, July 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Financials 101: Cost of Goods Sold »
In order to run your pharmacy, you have to stock it with the products your patients need. The price you pay to get that in...
Wednesday, June 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Pharmacy Implores Local Officials to Protect Neighborhood Businesses »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (June 3, 2020) — The National Community Pharmacists Association issued the following statement today on be...
Thursday, May 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reopening During Coronavirus: What Should Pharmacy Business Look Like Now? »
People have been hunkered down for two months to protect themselves against the coronavirus pandemic. As of mid-May, most...
Wednesday, May 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Pharmacies Live Up to Their Name »
Neighborhood pharmacies are crucial to the health of their communities. This is always the case, but it becomes especially...

Education
Tuesday, May 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, July 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACIP Immunization Update »
Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 2:00 PM–3:15 pm ET   Stephan L. Foster, PharmD, FAPhA   REGISTER TODAY...
Monday, May 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tuesday, January 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
TRC Healthcare Announces Pharmacy Technicians University Meets New ASHP/ACPE Tech Training Standards »
STOCKTON, Calif., December 3 ,  2018  —  Therapeutic Research Center  (TRC® Healthcare, or TRC),...
Friday, November 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacist Collaborative Practice Agreements: Who, What, Why, and How »
Activity Preview In 2015, cardiovascular disease alone contributed to one in three deaths. Interventions to reduce t...

Compounding
Saturday, March 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA to Take No Action Against Compounders Preparing Hand Sanitizer »
The FDA has announced it will take no enforcement action against compounders who prepare alcohol-based hand sanitizers dur...
Thursday, December 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Takes Efforts to Improve Quality of Compounded Drugs From Outsourcing Facilities »
Compounded drugs   can serve an important role in meeting patients’ medical needs that cannot be met by an FDA-appro...
Tuesday, August 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Statement on Court Ruling Related to Compounded Bulk Drug Substances »
For Immediate Release: August 06, 2019 Statement From: Acti...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal judge enters consent decree against Texas compounder, Guardian Pharmacy Services »
A federal court ordered a Texas-based company to stop producing compounded drug products intended to be sterile until the...
Monday, December 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement from FDA Commissioner and Deputy on New Efforts to Assure the Quality of Compounded Drugs »
As we continue to implement our  2018 Compounding Priorities Plan , our mission is to preserve patient access to co...

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