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WSPA News
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Washington Pharmacy Magazine Spring Edition is Here! »
  Volume 62, Number 2, Washington Pharmacy magazine is here! The Spring edition of Washington Pharmacy magaz...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SW WA Pharmacy Association is Hosting Annual Law CE Meeting - April 9 »
It is that time of year again, Southwest Washington Pharmacy  Association is hosting it's annual law CE on Apri...
Monday, March 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS' Rejection of Below-Cost Medicaid Dispensing Fees in WA »
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS), the Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA) and the National C...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPPOW Annual Auction »
UPPOW (Unified Professional Pharmacy Organizations of Washington) at the UW School of Pharmacy is cordially inviting all p...
Monday, January 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winter 2019 Washington Pharmacy is Here! »
The winter edition of WSPA's Washington Pharmacy magazine is available today (1/28/19). Click here to read (must be a...

National News
Wednesday, February 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Independent Pharmacy Conference 2019 »
Don’t Miss This Event! Independent Pharmacy Conference 2019 May 2-5 in San Antonio Exceptional CEUs; 60+ Key...
Friday, January 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WSPA CEO, Jeff Rochon, Named APhA Fellow »
The  American Pharmacists Association  announced this week that it has selected Washington State Pharmacy Associ...
Thursday, October 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislation Signed Into Law Prohibiting 'Gag Clauses' for Pharmacies »
Four National Community Pharmacists Association leaders joined President Trump at the White House today as he signed legis...
Monday, May 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA brings in record number of unused pills during National Drug Take Back Day »
DEA brings in record number of unused pills during 15th Annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day...
Thursday, April 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Surgeon General Releases Advisory on Naloxone »
Surgeon General Releases Advisory on Naloxone, an Opioid Overdose-Reversing Drug Urges more individuals to carry...

Federal Legislation
Thursday, January 3, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Physician Signature Required on Prescriptions for Medical Equipment »
From: Washington Apple Health    Effective January 1, 2019, the Health Care Authority (HCA) will alig...
Friday, November 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Prescriber’s Guide to the New Medicare Part D Opioid Overutilization Policies for 2019 »
Please click here to read the New Medicare Part D Opioid Overutilization Policies for 2019 PDF.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Statement on House “Gag Clause” Legislation ​ »
NCPA Statement on House “Gag Clause” Legislation   ALEXANDRIA, Va. (March 20, 2018) — The National Co...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fight for Pharmacy! Participate in our Virtual NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill »
Fight for Pharmacy! Participate in our Virtual NACDS RxIMPACT...
Thursday, January 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Senators Back Proposed Treatment of Pharmacy DIR Fees »
U.S. Senators Back Proposed Treatment of Pharmacy DIR Fees    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Jan. 25, 2018)  – In...

State Legislation
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PQAC accepting applications to fill two pharmacists and one public member vacancies »
The Department of Health, Health Systems Quality Assurance, is accepting applications to fill two pharmacists and one publ...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Weekly Legislative Call Has Been Cancelled »
Dear Commissioners and Public ,   In an effort to best utilize everyone’s time, we are cancelling the Pharm...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stakeholder Review of Draft Rule Rewrite Chapters »
The Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission (Commission) invites you to review and comment on draft rules developed in colla...
Monday, March 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FUTURE PHARMACY COMMISSION LEGISLATIVE INITIATIVES »
FUTURE PHARMACY COMMISSION LEGISLATIVE INITIATIVES What:          Di...
Friday, March 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Update - Members Only »
WSPA is hard at work in Olympia - with the goal of improving safe patient access to affordable prescription medications.&n...

Federal Regulation
Thursday, December 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
HCA Requests Guidance Regarding CMS Contraceptive Codes »
Effective for claims with dates of service on and after January 1, 2019 , the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servic...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA in Part D Rule Comments: End Retroactive Pharmacy DIR Fees »
  ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Jan. 17, 2018) – In comments submitted in support of the Centers for Medicare & Medicai...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
‘The pharmacist fix’: More information from CMS on interim final rule »
‘The pharmacist fix’: More information from CMS on interim final rule   On May 6, CMS held a short information...

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