Nine-in-ten Americans live within five miles of a pharmacy, and patients trust the care and advice that pharmacists provide. With experience on the front lines of accessible, quality and affordable healthcare, we’re eager to collaborate even more to improve health and wellness—and their delivery in neighborhoods across the nation.
Following a pharmacy tour at a Kroger’s in Dallas as part NACDS RxIMPACT, Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) wrote to his constituents, “We discussed a number of issues including the frontline steps being taken to combat our nation’s opioid epidemic and how Congress can enact policy that best serves those who provide the critical medication and support that pharmacy customers depend on."
NACDS RxIMPACT is making the most of a record-breaking number of congressional in-district activities. Now that the August congressional recess is over, here is an overview of 2017 in-district activities.
NACDS chain and associate member companies have mobilized—in collaboration with public health partners and emergency preparedness authorities—to meet the ongoing needs of people affected by Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma, one of the strongest storms ever recorded in the Atlantic, made landfall in southern Florida and has caused widespread damage. Here are resources for pharmacists in the affected states.
"First in our hearts and minds are those who have seen their lives turned on end by Hurricane Harvey, and those who are working right now to assist them."