Associations News

National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Releases Agenda for Fifth Annual Specialty Pharmacy Law Conference

July 10, 2020

The conference will take place virtually in conjunction with the eighth NASP Annual Meeting & Expo Virtual Experience

ASHP Annual Survey Reveals Key Trends in Health-System Pharmacy

July 07, 2020

The annual survey hit on key health-system pharmacy insights related to formulary management, pharmacogenomics, and opioid stewardship, among others.

Pharmacy Groups Urge CMS to Reimburse for Medical at Home Services

July 07, 2020

A group of pharmacies and pharmacy organizations urged the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to formally recognize and promote medical at home pharmacy services for long-term care.

NACDS: Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances Should be Mandatory

July 02, 2020

NACDS is urging the Drug Enforcement Administration to make electronic prescriptions for controlled substances mandatory.

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy Announces 2020 Annual Meeting & Expo Virtual Experience

June 16, 2020

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), a nonprofit organization representing all specialty pharmacy industry stakeholders, announces that this year's Annual Meeting & Expo will be transitioning to a virtual conference experience.

Pharmacy Technicians Share Personal COVID-19 Stories

June 16, 2020

Via a new web platform, pharmacy technicians are sharing their personal challenges during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

AMA, APhA, ASHP Issue Joint Statement on Use of Medications to Treat COVID-19

March 26, 2020

In a joint statement, the American Medical Association (AMA), American Pharmacists Association (APhA), and American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) have communicated concerns regarding the inappropriate ordering, prescribing, or dispensing of treatments for COVID-19.

ASHP Concerned About Safety of Foreign Drugs

November 26, 2019

Ranitidine recalls, Dollar Tree warnings prompt new safety steps.

NCPA Launches CBD Website for Pharmacists

October 31, 2019

Site will offer CBD education and product marketing.

Senate Finance Committee Wants Trump Action on DIR Fees

September 12, 2019

Eight pharmacy groups lauded a letter urging the Trump administration to reform direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees.