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NCPA Disappointed in FTC/DOJ Guidelines on Vertical Mergers »
CONTACT: Andie Pivarunas / Jack Mozloom Direct: (703) 600-1174 / (609) 462-5610 Email: andrea.pivarunas@ncpa.org / ja...
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The AmerisourceBergen Foundation Hosts Nonprofit Conference to Share Best Practices »
At second annual conference, leaders shared learnings and explored new ways to address the evolving and critical needs of...
Friday, June 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments to DEA Call Electronic Prescribing an "Important Tool to Improve Patient Health Outcomes.." »
Arlington, Va.  – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) is urging the Drug Enforcement Administration...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Experts Discuss Pharmacists' Expanding Role as Vaccinators »
By   Sandra Levy, dsn With the upcoming flu season this fall likely to collide with a second wave of COVI...
Monday, June 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 Industry Orgs Share Best Practices for Signature-Free Rx Access »
By   Sandra Levy , dsn Five industry organizations have come together to share best practices for signature-f...
Monday, June 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal Government Announces New Pilot Program to Help Stop Illegal Availability of Opioids Online »
The FDA and NTIA are launching a 90-day pilot to help reduce the availability of unapproved opioids illegally offered for...
Tuesday, June 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
As More Seniors Turn to At-Home Care, CMS Must Recognize Medical At-Home Pharmacy Services »
2020-06-02 13:13:00 Douglas Hoey, RPh, MBA More than 80% of Americans over 50-years-old want to remain in their home...
Friday, May 15, 2020
White House Preparing Executive Order Requiring Certain Essential Drugs Be Made in U.S., Sources Say »
The White House is preparing an executive order which will require certain essential drugs be made in the U.S., two source...
Wednesday, April 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Campaign Highlights Independents' Commitment to Patients »
By   Sandra Levy   - 04/29/2020 The National Community Pharmacists Association is shining a ligh...
Sunday, March 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration Engages America’s Hospitals in Unprecedented Data Sharing »
Hospital Data to be Shared with State, Federal Health Agencies Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Service...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Issues Guidance for Conducting Clinical Trials »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration FDA today issued a guidance for industry, investigators and institutional review boa...
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Passes $8.3 Billion Coronavirus Bill, Sending it to Trump »
The Senate on Thursday easily passed more than $8 billion in funding to fight the coronavirus, sending the measure to &nbs...
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacists’ Guide to Coronavirus »
Several different names are used to describe coronavirus by various organizations. These currently include coronavirus, CO...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump CoronaVirus Effort Undermined by Mixed Messages and Falsehoods »
Daily Herald - Powered by Dow Jones · Philip Rucker, Yasmeen Abutaleb and Ashley Parker; The Washington Post; WP Bloombe...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
States Back Arkansas' Effort to Regulate Drug-Claim Firms »
Forty-five states, the U.S. solicitor general and groups representing doctors, pharmacists, grocery store owners and retir...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Announces Actions to Address Spread of Coronavirus »
CMS calls on all health care providers to activate infection control practices and issues guidance to inspectors as they i...
Tuesday, March 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Reimbursement Modernization Needed, Report Says »
In releasing the study, NACDS, NCPA and NASP made the following joint statement: "The barriers faced by pharmacies and...
Tuesday, March 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lemrey “Al” Carter, MS, PharmD, RPh, Named New Executive Director/Secretary of NABP »
MOUNT PROSPECT, IL – The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) Executive Committee is pleased to announce th...
Monday, March 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Surgeon General: Stop Buying Masks »
Surgeon General Jerome Adams is warning Americans to stop buying medical masks, saying they aren't effective in preventing...
Monday, March 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
2nd Death Near Seattle Adds to Signs Virus Is Spreading in U.S. »
Officials see growing indications that the coronavirus has been spreading undetected for weeks. A cluster of cases at one...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus Cases in the United States Reach 34, and More Are Expected »
At least 34 people in the United States are infected with the coronavirus spreading from China, federal health officials s...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Case Seeks to Clarify if the States Can Regulate Corporate Middlemen »
ALEXANDRIA, Va.  – The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) and the Arkansas Pharmacists Association (AP...
Sunday, February 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Managers Case Due in Court »
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on April 27 in Arkansas' legal battle with companies that pay pharmacies o...
Wednesday, February 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medication Adherence Falters as Out-of-Pocket Patient Costs Soar »
By   Sara Heath   Just over half of patients have poor medication adherence because their prescriptions...
Wednesday, February 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA’s Comments Warn of Impact of Vertical Mergers on Independents »
The National Community Pharmacists Association is warning officials about the impact it says vertical integration is havin...
Sunday, February 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
US to Spend up to $66M in Efforts to Counter Coronavirus: Health Officials »
The federal government expects to spend up to $66 million in its initial response to the coronavirus that has sickened&nbs...
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus Causing a Run on Masks, NCPA Study Shows »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Americans are much more worried about the Coronavirus than their local pharmacists, according to a natio...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Pharmacy Association Report Outlines Concerns About PBM, MCO Manipulations »
Editor's Note: This article was updated 3:32 pm February 6, 2020 with additional information. A new report from the...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flavored E-Cigarette Pod Ban Starts Thursday: What it Means for Vapers, Kids and Parents »
The hotly debated Trump administration partial ban on flavored e-cigarettes takes effect Thursday. Which vaping products w...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Takes On Multiple Health Topics in State of the Union »
President Donald J. Trump took on multiple health care issues in his State of the Union address, imploring Congress to avo...
Friday, January 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Approves First Drug for Treatment of Peanut Allergy for Children »
Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Palforzia [Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp] to mitigat...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Considering Its Own Generic Drug Label »
A pharmacy group is taking a wait-and-see approach after California Governor Gavin Newsom (D) announced several drug refor...
Tuesday, January 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Confirms Additional Coronavirus Cases, Says Threat to US is Low »
Aislinn Antrim, Assistant Editor and Jennifer Nessel, Assistant Editor This article was updated on January 28th at 1:1...
Sunday, January 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC confirms additional cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus in United States »
Contact: CDC Media Relations (404) 639-3286 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed...
Saturday, January 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus Is Spreading, but W.H.O. Says It’s Not a Global Emergency »
The World Health Organization on Thursday decided not to declare the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak a global emergency, de...

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