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Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Improves Access to Reports of Adverse Drug Reactions »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today launched a new user-friendly search tool that improves access to data on adver...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
STDs at Record High, Indicating Urgent Need for Prevention »
CDC Newsroom: More than two million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis were reported in the United States in 2016,...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Approves 1st Continuous Glucose Monit. System for Adults Not Requiring Blood Sample Calibration »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System, the first contin...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacies Front and Center as Florida Preps for Hurricane Irma »
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017  | BY  DAVID SALAZAR Having killed 13 people, destroyed nearly every building on the isl...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Teen Drug Overdose Deaths Inch Up After Years of Decline »
The Associated Press NEW YORK >> After years of decline, teen deaths from drug overdoses have inched up, a new U.S...
Friday, August 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Secretary Statement on President Trump’s Opioid Announcement Today »
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s instruction...
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Proposes Reduction to Amount of Controlled Substances to be Manufactured in 2018 »
AUG 4 - (WASHINGTON) – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is proposing a reduction for controlled substances that ma...
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA OKs new drug to treat all forms of hepatitis C »
U.S. regulators have approved the first drug to treat all forms of hepatitis C in as little as eight weeks. The pill...
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
For Homeless on Heroin, Treatment Can be Elusive with No ID »
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly two decades of using heroin and a year of living on the streets of Philadelphia had led Steven...
Thursday, August 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AmerisourceBergen’s Pharmaceutical Distribution Segment Drives Q3 Revenue Increase »
VALLEY FORGE, Pa. — AmerisourceBergen on Thursday reported its third quarter results, posting a 4.9% increase in revenue,...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Rebuts Misleading PBM Research Paper On DIR Fees »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (July 26, 2017)   The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association's (PCMA) research paper suggest...
Thursday, July 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Urges House Committee to Support Three Medicare-Strengthening Bills »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (July 20, 2017) In a letter this week, the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) encou...
Friday, June 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New FDA Rule Improves Labeling of Drugs During Pregnancy »
By Amy Wallace   |   June 15, 2017 at 2:48 PM June 15 (UPI)  The U.S.  Food and Drug Adm...
Friday, June 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Health Care Bill Includes Deep Cuts to Medicaid »
WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans, who for seven years have promised a repeal of the Affordable Care Act, took a major step...
Friday, June 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA, APA File Brief in Federal Appeals Court in PBMs' Case Against AR Drug Pricing Transparency Law »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (June 22, 2017)   The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) and the Arkansas Pharmac...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Youth Tobacco Product Use, Including e-cigarettes, Drops During 2015-2016 »
The number of middle and high school students who say they are current tobacco users – defined as having used a tobacco pr...
Thursday, June 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Advances “Access Agenda” Healthcare Priorities in Statements to Congress »
Arlington, Va. – In statements to the Senate Finance Committee and the House Ways and Means Committee , the Nationa...
Tuesday, June 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Highlights Role of PBMs in Rising Prescription Drug Prices to U.S. Senate HELP Committee »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (June 13, 2017) In comments submitted for the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP)...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA ALERT »
Recently we have been made aware of a faxed-based phishing scam targeting pharmacies. It appears this scam might have star...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Commissioner Asks Staff for 'More Forceful Steps' to Stem the Opioid Crisis »
By: Scott Gottlieb, M.D. As Commissioner, my highest initial priority is to take immediate steps to reduce the scope...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Statement on Study of Rural Pharmacies and Medicare Part D »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (May 23, 2017)  A recent government-funded study by the RUPRI Center for Rural Policy Analysis, "Is...
Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Offers House Committee Suggestions to Enhance Medicare, Increase Access to Prescription Drugs »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (May 22, 2017)  In comments submitted for a House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee hearing on...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA brings in record amount of unused prescription drugs on National Prescription Take Back Day »
WASHINGTON, D.C. –The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and more than 4,200 of its law enforcement and community partn...
Monday, May 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Republicans Claim a Major Victory with Passage of Health Care Overhaul »
Washington Post (05/05/17) O'Keefe, Ed; Cunningham, Paige Winfield; Goldstein, Amy House Republicans on Thursday na...
Monday, May 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New NCPA Partnership Offers Pharmacy Owners Resources to Boost Patient Interaction, Grow Revenue »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (May 5, 2017)   The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) and Union Springs Healthcare...
Monday, May 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Teens Tackling the Opioid Crisis »
MAY 8 - (Washington, D.C. and Silver Spring, Md.) – The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), DEA Education...
Thursday, May 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Supports Senate Bill Assuring Pharmacy Choice for Medicare Beneficiaries »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (May 4, 2017)  The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today announced its support of...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
118 Health Care Groups Support Bills Banning Retroactive Pharmacy DIR Fees »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (March 29, 2017)  In a strong display of unity, 118 health care organizations have signed on to lett...
Thursday, December 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacists Rank Second Again among Gallup’s Most Trusted Professionals »
Top-three recognition for 14th straight year shows importance of pursuing a pro-pharmacy, pro-patient policy agenda, NACDS...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Takes Policy Priorities to Governors of All 50 States »
Urges pro-patient, pro-pharmacy agenda amid any changes to ACA, Medicare, Medicaid  Arlington, Va. – The Nati...
Monday, December 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Associations Highlight Pro-Patient Priorities Amid ACA Review »
Letter to president- and vice president-elect, congressional leadership emphasizes pharmacy access to improve patient outc...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Vaccine Coverage Remains Low This Year »
CDC Newsroom - As of early November, only about 2 out of 5 people in the United States reported having gotten this season’...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mumps Outbreaks Are Worst in a Decade »
Wall Street Journal (12/06/16) Korn, Melissa This year has been the worst year for mumps outbreaks in a decade, wit...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Releases 2016 Drug Threat Assessment: Fentanyl-related overdose deaths rising »
DEC 6 - (Washington) – DEA Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg today announced results from the 2016 National Drug Threat...
Monday, December 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Staying in the Know About EpiPen Alternatives in 2017 »
December 05, 2016 Auvi-Q returns in the new year, but will it do anything for epinephrine auto-injector pr...

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