News Roundup: Solutions Summit, Delta Variant Impact

Here’s a roundup of the latest news coverage from Drug Topics®.

Total Pharmacy Solutions Summit: Patient Access, Empowerment Issues and Solutions

Join Total Pharmacy® for an exclusive virtual event focused on actionable business solutions to drive measurable change for community pharmacy.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/total-pharmacy-solutions-summit-patient-access-empowerment-issues-and-solutions

Tackling the Uncertainties in Schools Caused by the Delta Variant

A press briefing from the Infectious Diseases Society of America focused on the concerns raised by the delta variant and its potential impact on schools.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/tackling-the-uncertainties-in-schools-caused-by-the-delta-variant

Is Your Pharmacy Compliant with the EPA’s Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule?

As of July 1, 2021, all states have adopted the EPA’s final rule on Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals, so it’s important to ensure that your pharmacy has policies in place to remain compliant.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/is-your-pharmacy-compliant-with-the-epa-s-hazardous-waste-pharmaceuticals-rule

IDSA Calls for Multi-Pronged Approach Against COVID-19 at Schools

To protect children and staff at schools, the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has recommended using multiple science-based approaches to prevent spread in schools.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/idsa-calls-for-multipronged-approach-against-covid-19-at-schools

NCPA Encourages DOJ and HHS to Defend Price Transparency Rule

PBMs are fighting to keep patients and consumers in the dark on prescription drug costs and attempting to reverse a rule created to promote drug price transparency.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/ncpa-encourages-doj-and-hhs-to-defend-price-transparency-rule