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Wednesday, May 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Teams With National Forum to Reduce Deaths from Heart Disease: Program is first of its kind »
In the U.S., only about 1 in every 4 prescriptions is taken as directed by a health care provider – a problem that costs o...
Tuesday, May 19, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Issues Statement on Chronic Care for Senate Hearing »
Arlington, Va.  – In lead-up to today’s Senate Finance Committee hearing, “A Pathway to Improving Care for Medicare P...
Friday, May 15, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Washington State Signs Provider Status Legislation into Law, Recognizes Pharmacists as Providers »
WASHINGTON, DC  – Earlier this week, Washington State Governor Jay Inslee signed into law landmark legislation requir...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congress Now Has Bicameral, Bipartisan 'Any Willing Pharmacy' Bills »
NCPA News: For the first time, "any willing pharmacy" legislation has been introduced in the Senate. Just days before NCP...
Monday, May 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday, May 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC issues first national report on Hispanic health »
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (05/05/15) Vol. 64 Dominguez, Kenneth; Penman-Aguilar, Ana; Chang, Man-Huei; et al....
Wednesday, May 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Urges Action on GAO’s Drug Abuse, Access Report »
Arlington, Va.  – In  comments  submitted in conjunction with a  hearing  of the Senate Caucus on...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Announces $101 Million in Affordable Care Act funding to 164 New Community Health Centers »
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today approximately $101 million in Affordable Care Act fu...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA: Senate Bill Provides Medically Underserved Seniors Greater Access to Lower Drug Copays »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. ,  May 5, 2015  /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The  National Community Pharmacists Associa...
Monday, May 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Affordable Care Act payment model saves more than $384 million in two years »
Today, an independent evaluation report released by the Department of Health and Human Services showed that an innovative...
Monday, December 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Professional liability in the future »
Don McGuire, R.Ph., J.D. The practice of pharmacy has changed rapidly in the last few years and many more changes ar...
Friday, December 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Takes TRICARE Advocacy to Key Military Commission »
Arlington, Va. - In a letter to the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission today, the National Asso...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Implementation of Dialysis Facility Compare Star Rating System »
The Medicare Dialysis Facility Compare (DFC) website is a service of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Feds OK Prescription Takeback Programs »
This rule governs the secure disposal of controlled substances by registrants and ultimate users. These regulations will i...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS pursues detection tests for influenza »
Tests for influenza viruses to improve diagnosis and speed pandemic response Potential tests to help doctors diagnose in...
Friday, September 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New CDC Guidelines on Vaccines »
Use of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine and 23-Valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine Among Adults Aged ≥65 Ye...
Thursday, September 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS announces nearly $212 million in grants to prevent chronic diseases »
Funded in part by the Affordable Care Act, grants focus on preventing tobacco use, obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and s...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps to help treat Ebola patients in Liberia »
A team of specialized officers from the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps is being prepared to deploy to manag...
Saturday, September 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Purple Book: Lists of Licensed Biological Products with Reference Product Exclusivity and Biosimilar »
The “Purple Book” lists biological products, including any biosimilar and interchangeable biological products licensed by...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell on CVS ending tobacco sales »
We applaud CVS Health for becoming tobacco-free and ending the sale of cigarettes and tobacco products at its 7,700 CVS/ph...
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Industry Retailers Honored with Political Advocacy Awards at NACDS Total Store Expo »
Boston, Mass.  – Two industry retailers were honored for their political advocacy and grassroots support last evening...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS: One Step Closer in Curbing Prescription Drug Abuse, Protecting Patients »
House vote expected today on bipartisan, pro-patient bill to provide coordinated approach in combating prescription drug a...
Monday, July 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ibuprofen and Oxcarbazepine Tablets by American Health Packaging: Recall - Mislabeled Packaging »
AUDIENCE : Pharmacy, Neurology, Pain Management, Rheumatology ISSUE : American Health Packaging (AHP) voluntarily...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tramadol Moves to Schedule IV »
As reported in the  Federal Register  on July 2, 2014, the DEA is rescheduling tramadol as a Schedule IV c...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS announces availability of $11 million to better integrate HIV services into community health cen »
Funding is from the Affordable Care Act and the Secretary’s Minority AIDS Initiative   HHS Secretary Sy...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
As Senate Panel Eyes Chronic Illness, NACDS Positions Pharmacy as Solution »
NACDS touts "Better Care, Lower Cost Act," urges enhanced medication therapy management eligibility and advancement of pro...
Monday, July 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS launches challenge to improve hypertension through health IT »
ONC and Million Hearts challenge looks to develop new clinical decision support tools In an effort to help clinical...
Tuesday, July 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NABP Executes Registry Agreement with ICANN for Pharmacy Domain »
Consumers Worldwide Will Soon Have New Tool for Finding Safe Internet Pharmacies As the registry operator of the new...
Monday, June 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of COUMADIN® (Warfarin Sodium) for Injection »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - June 30, 2014 – NEW YORK – Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) is voluntarily recall...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Any willing pharmacy': APhA joins letter to Congress, endorses bill »
APhA joined an open letter to Congress expressing "unified support" for giving Medicare patients more convenient access to...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
A milestone in protection from influenza »
A statement from Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) Director and Deputy Assistant Secretary fo...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacists can be part of successful care transitions interventions for patients with heart failure »
New AHRQ report simultaneously published in the Annals of Internal Medicine In a new Agency for Healthcare Research a...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS Adopts "Taxpayer Bill of Rights;" 10 Provisions to be Highlighted on IRS.gov, in Publication 1 »
WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service today announced the adoption of a " Taxpayer Bill of Rights " that will be...
Monday, June 9, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospitals Put Pharmacists In the ER To Cut Medication Errors »
I n the emergency department at Children's Medical Center in Dallas, pharmacists who specialize in emergency medicine rev...
Monday, June 9, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC updates polio vaccine recommendations »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently updated a health advisory, recommending an inactivated poliovirus...

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