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WSPA News
Friday, November 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New WSPA Strategic Plan »
A new WSPA Strategic Plan for 2019-2023 is now in place.  To review the new plan, click here.
Monday, October 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vote Now for the WSPA Board of Directors Ballot Closes Tuesday 10/16! »
All active Pharmacist and active Technician members of the WSPA are eligible to vote. One ballot per member, please. Votes...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Groups Praise CMS' Rejection of Below-Cost Medicaid Dispensing Fees in Washington State »
Pharmacy Groups Praise CMS' Rejection of Below-Cost Medicaid Dispensing Fees in Washington State CMS’ decision is vit...
Monday, September 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WSPA Comments on CMS Proposed Payment Changes »
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has proposed significant payment changes for 2019 Link WSPA Comment...
Wednesday, September 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Commisson Requests AG Opinion »
The Washington State Medical Commission has requested an Attorney General Opinion regarding questions about the Washington...

National News
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...
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...

Federal Legislation
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...
Thursday, October 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Delays Enforcement of Track and Trace »
The FDA announced yesterday that it will delay enforcement of the DSCSA, commonly known as the “Track and Trace” requireme...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act »
This week, the federal provider status legislation, entitled The Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act,...

State Legislation
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Public Rules Hearing Chapter 246-887 WAC »
SAVE-THE-DATE  Public Rules Hearing Chapter 246-887 WAC Regulations Implementing the Unifor...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOH Adopts Pharmacy Fee Rules »
DOH Adopts Pharmacy Fee Rules The Department of Health adopts rules increasing application and renewal fees for many...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
October 18 Rules Re-Write Meeting »
Join in Person or by Webinar Please find attached the meeting agendas for October 18 and 19, 2018 for the Pharm...
Friday, September 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Drug Take Back Program rule development workshop »
PQAC is in rule development for 2018 WA state legislation that passed creating a new Drug Take Back program in pharmacies...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sept. 6 Rules Re-Write Meeting »
Join in Person or by GoToMeeting The Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission will hold a rule re-write meeting on Sept...

Federal Regulation
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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