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Pharmacists to Descend on Washington
Pharmacists to Descend on WashingtonDIR fees and health-care reform will lead pharmacists’ legislative concerns.
Pharmacists Pushing for DIR Relief
Pharmacists Pushing for DIR ReliefCommunity pharmacists fight against financial pressure for their survival.
The Top Six Ways Trump’s Policies Will Impact Pharmacies
The Top Six Ways Trump’s Policies Will Impact PharmaciesHow the new Trump administration will affect everything from the ACA to the FDA.
NCPA Embraces Value Over VolumeGreater accountability for pharmacy benefit managers? That's just one of the goals of the President of the National Community Pharmacists Association.
Independent Pharmacies Tout Enhanced ServicesIndependent community pharmacies have a new tool to help them promote the enhanced services that they provide their patients.
The State of Independent PharmacyDrug Topics Executive Editor Anthony Vecchione sat down with NCPA CEO Douglas Hoey to discuss the current state of independent community pharmacy and some of the pressing issues facing the profession.
Battling DIR FeesThe profitability of both chain and independent pharmacies is being affected by direct and indirect remuneration fees that insurers are retroactively charging pharmacies after filling Medicare Part D prescriptions.
New center aims to increase pharmacists’ valueHelping pharmacists perform at the top of their licenses and be reimbursed for services such as medication therapy management (MTM) are among the goals of the National Community Pharmacist Association’s (NCPA) Innovation Center.
Starting your own pharmacy
Starting your own pharmacyThese pharmacists forged their own paths.
3 ways pharmacists can combat Rx drug misuseA new analysis found that Americans are misusing drugs–both illicit and prescribed drugs– at an alarming rate.