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WSPA News
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...
Thursday, December 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Vaccine Recommendations »
Read HERE Flu Vaccine Recommendations from Kathy Lofy, MD, State Health Officer
Friday, November 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fall Edition of Washington Pharmacy Magazine is Available »
Our magazine,  Washington Pharmacy , continues its service to pharmacy professionals. Our goal for the magazine i...
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...

National News
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...
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...

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
Thursday, January 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legislative Bill Review Webinar/Conference Call Tomorrow »
Please join the Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission for its legislative bill review webinar/conference call on...
Thursday, January 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jan. 18th PQAC Bill Discussion Webinar »
Members of the Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission and program staff will meet to review and discuss legislative bills f...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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...

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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