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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...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Drug Take Back Day is this Saturday, April 28th! »
DEA aims for record removal of unused pills through its National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Initiative...
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...
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Washington state has the first comprehensive drug take-back program. Which state will be next? »
Washington state has the first comprehensive drug take-back program. Which state will be next? By ED SILVERMAN @Pharm...
Monday, March 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NABP electronic application services will be temporarily down »
The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) electronic application services will be temporarily down from Ma...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Responds to Administration’s Budget Proposal »
NCPA Responds to Administration’s Budget Proposal   ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Feb. 13, 2018) – National Commu...
Friday, February 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Survey: Pharmacy DIR Fees Plague Both Community Pharmacies and Their Patients »
  ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Feb. 9, 2018) – According to a survey from the National Community Pharmacists Association,...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration emergency schedules all illicit fentanyls »
  WASHINGTON – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration this week placed all illicit f...
Monday, February 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Members List Top 2018 Policy Priorities »
For the second year in a row , retroactive pharmacy direct and indirect remuneration fees rank as the top legislative a...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicare Agency’s DIR Fees Proposal Attracts Substantial Congressional Support »
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Jan. 16, 2018) – A bipartisan group of 80 U.S. Representatives has endorsed a proposal that could apply p...
Thursday, January 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patients, not PBMs, should decide which pharmacy they use - OpEd From NCPA's Douglas Hoey »
Would you be willing to take part in a high-stakes card game where one player at the table can see every other player’s ca...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
PTCB Earns Accreditation »
PTCB Earns Accreditation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Washington, DC  -- The Bo...
Friday, December 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Shines Spotlight on PBMs in Comments to FTC »
In comments submitted today to the Federal Trade Commission, the National Community Pharmacists Association details the...
Thursday, October 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS, WSPA, NCPA File Pivotal Brief in Washington State Medicaid Lawsuit »
NACDS, WSPA, NCPA File Pivotal Brief in Washington State Medicaid Lawsuit State rule does not make requi...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Advice for Health Care Providers Treating Patients in or Recently Returned from Hurricane-Affected A »
Advice for Health Care Providers Treating Patients in or Recently Returned from Hurricane-Affected Areas, Including Puerto...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid clinical policy for Apple Health (Medicaid) takes effect Nov. 1, 2017 »
Opioid clinical policy for Apple Health (Medicaid) takes effect Nov. 1, 2017 Opioid use disorder (misuse and addicti...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA and local law enforcement partners take back unwanted prescription drugs October 28 »
DEA and local law enforcement partners take back unwanted prescription drugs October 28    WASHINGT...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Offers Senate Committee Prescriptions for Addressing the Opioid Crisis »
NCPA Offers Senate Committee Prescriptions for Addressing the Opioid Crisis The National Community Pharmacists Assoc...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alexander and Murray are close to ACA deal »
Alexander Says He And Murray Are Close To Deal That Would Shore Up ACA Marketplaces. Bloomberg News (...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Executive Update from NCPA »
  September 29, 2017 A $3.4 Billion Game-Changer Dear Colleagu...
Thursday, September 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WSPA's Jenny Arnold quoted in Pharmacy Today »
WSPA's own director of practice development, Jenny Arnold, is quoted in this timely article! We're proud that Jenny repres...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
National Pharmacy Association Recognizes Professor Donald Downing »
National Pharmacy Association Recognizes Professor Donald Downing for Outstanding Service to Pharmacy Education...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transfer of Unfilled or On-hold Prescriptions »
The Commission is aware of questions regarding the transfer between pharmacies of on hold and unfilled prescriptions. WAC...
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kelley Ross Staff is First in Nation to be Credentialed with Commercial Payers. »
Another round of congratulations goes out to Kelley Ross staff for being the first community pharmacists in the nation to&...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Article - WSPA's Programs to Ready Pharmacies for Provider Status »
The Door is Finally Open! We're happy to be re-printing this Washington Pharmacy winter edition article on Provider St...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacist as Providers: Medical Billing »
Pharmacist as Providers: Medical Billing   With the passage of WA SB 5557, pharmacists in Washington have a...
Friday, October 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Majority of U.S. House Supports Value of Pharmacists to Patients »
CONTACT: David Shaman P: 202.223.7183 dshaman@aphanet.org  WASHINGTON, DC – APhA is thrilled to announce tha...
Thursday, December 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Influenza Update »
WSPA staff participated in the CDC media update for influenza this morning. H3N2 is the primary circulating influenza stra...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Moves Tramadol to Schedule IV »
On July 2nd, 2014 the DEA announced it's intention to schedule tramadol as a schedule IV controlled substance.  This...
Monday, July 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
HR 4190 - Medicare payment for pharmacist services »
HR 4190 - To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program for pharmacis...

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7/3/2018
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7/19/2018
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