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Thursday, April 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Panel Passes NACDS-backed E-prescribing Bill to Help Address Opioid Abuse »
Arlington, Va. –  As part of ongoing work to serve as part of the solution to the opioid abuse epidemic, the National...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Secretary Azar, Surgeon General Adams Praise Private Sector Support for Naloxone Advisory »
HHS.gov:  Following the early April release of the Surgeon General’s Advisory on Naloxone and Opioid Ov...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Enforcement Actions and Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan »
FDA Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new enforcement actions and a Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan t...
Monday, April 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Better Patient Interactions = Better Adherence … and More »
  Sometimes it isn't clear why patients do what they do. Our Comprehensive Motivational Interviewing Training...
Friday, April 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA's Drug Takeback Day is Saturday 4/28. Are you ready? »
NCPA: Will your pharmacy be participating in National Prescription Drug Takeback Day , sponsored by the Drug Enfor...
Friday, April 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Panel Backs Proposed Epilepsy Drug Derived From Cannabis »
Wall Street Journal (05/19/18) Loftus, Peter   An FDA advisory panel on Thursday unanimously recommended appro...
Thursday, April 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Crisis »
The Nation is in the midst of an unprecedented opioid epidemic.  116 people a day die from opioid-related drug overd...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do You Know How Your Pharmacy Measures Up? »
NCPA: We'd like to send you a FREE pharmacy benchmarking report with your pharmacy's name on it. Just complete NCPA's...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Secretary Azar Announces Appointment of James Parker »
Today, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced that James Parker will serve as Senior Advisor to the Secre...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do you know how your pharmacy measures up? »
NCPA: We'd like to send you a FREE pharmacy benchmarking report with your pharmacy's name on it. Just complete NCPA's...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attorney General Sessions Announces Changes in DEA Opioid Limit Rules »
DEA to use better information to set smarter opioid production limits Attorney General Jeff Sessions tod...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA to Share Painkiller Prescription Information with 48 States »
DEA Public Affairs - WASHINGTON Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced today that the Drug Enforcement Administrati...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Sponsors its Largest Exercise for Moving Patients with Highly Infectious Diseases »
The largest patient movement exercise in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ history began today to test the nat...
Friday, April 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA: Kentucky, Ohio Actions Bring Greater Transparency on Medicaid Reimbursements »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (April 6, 2018) — The National Community Pharmacists Association applauds recent efforts in Kentucky and O...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Special Open Door Forum: New Medicare Card Project »
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Communications Special Open Door Forum: New Medicare Card P...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Surge in Drug Diversion Investigations Leads to 28 Arrests and 147 Revoked Registrations »
DEA Public Affairs: WASHINGTON – For 45 days in February and March, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration surged its...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Lowers the Cost of Prescription Drugs for Medicare Beneficiaries »
CMS NEWS: Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized polices for Medicare health and drug...
Friday, January 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA speeds up application process for research on Schedule I drugs »
WASHINGTON – The Drug Enforcement Administration is streamlining the application process for researchers who study or wish...
Friday, January 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
PTCB Announces New Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination (PTCE) Content Outline »
PTCB Announces New Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination (PTCE) Content Outline and Updated Education/Training Req...
Wednesday, December 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Applauds Passage of Small Business Tax Relief »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Dec. 20, 2017) — The National Community Pharmacists Association applauds provisions of the tax reform le...
Thursday, December 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hoey Testifies: Increase Transparency, Utilize Pharmacists »
webteam@ncpanet.org, 13 Dec 04:31 PM NCPA CEO Doug Hoey was one of 10 witnesses invited to speak at a hearing, "Exami...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacists Can Help Reduce Spending, But Problems Associated With Middlemen Must Be Fixed »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Dec. 13, 2017) — In testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Energy & Commerce Subcommitt...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Official Says 2016 Law That Undermined Enforcement Should Be Changed »
By  Lenny Bernstein  and  Scott Higham   December 12 at 4:25 PM   The head of the Drug...
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Express Scripts CEO Sees Amazon as a Potential Pharmacy Partner »
"What [Amazon] will see is the magic isn't in lower net prices to consumers. It's getting the right drug to consumers and...
Sunday, December 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CVS to Buy Aetna for $69 Billion in a Deal That May Reshape the Health Industry »
CVS Health said on Sunday that it had agreed to buy Aetna for about $69 billion in a deal that would combine the drugsto...
Monday, November 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
William Schimmel is Named New Executive Director and CEO of the PTCB »
NEWS PROVIDED BY Pharmacy Technician Certification Board   Nov 27, 2017, 10:20 ET   WASHINGTON ,&...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Sees Progress on Key Issues in New Medicare Part D Rule »
Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) has analyzed the Centers for Medicare & Medicai...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Will Consider Changes to Pharmacy DIR in Part D »
by NCPA | Nov 21, 2017 In a 713-page  proposed regulation , the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services an...
Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Community Mourns a Legendary Diabetes Educator and Innovator »
November 20, 2017 We were extremely saddened to hear the news that our friend Keith Campbell, a much-adm...
Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Statement on Medicare Part D Proposed Rule »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Nov. 20 2017) — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' proposed rule for the 2019 Medicare Part...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Do the New Medicare Cards Mean for Partners & Employers? »
New Medicare card outreach to and education for people with Medicare will begin in January 2018, before we...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOJ Announces Significant Tool in Prosecuting Opioid Traffickers »
WASHINGTON  –The Department of Justice today announced that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) intends to take...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Makes the Case for PBM Reform at FTC Workshop »
by NCPA | Nov 08, 2017 ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Nov. 8, 2017)  — During a Federal Trade Commission workshop today, the...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS-Backed Bill Would Enhance Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs/Address Opioid Abuse Epidemic »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2017 Contact: Chris Krese (703) 837-4650 Arlington, Va. – The National Associa...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Collects Record Number of Unused Pills as Part of its 14th Prescription Drug Takeback Day »
  November 07, 2017 Contact: DEA Public Affairs (202) 307-7977 WASHINGTON  – Americans nationwide di...

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