In an opinion piece posted on Medium, NACDS articulated pharmacists' role in heart health, emphasizing the accessibility, education and trust of pharmacists, and their value in enhancing medication adherence and in testing for high blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes.
NACDS Lauds Senate Panel’s Action on Bill to End “Gag Clauses” S. 2554, the Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act, helps pharmacies help patients even more in reducing out-of-pocket prescription drug costs
The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee passed legislation by Sen. Sue Collins (R-ME) that would do away with efforts to prevent pharmacists from informing patients when a medication can be purchased at a lower price without using insurance.
NACDS Touts Pharmacists’ Diabetes Management, Prevention Roles Morning Consult op-ed highlights CDC’s new diabetes guide for pharmacists, NACDS' community engagement report
An NACDS op-ed published by Morning Consult describes the role of community pharmacy practice and of NACDS members’ philanthropic initiatives in helping to prevent and manage diabetes.
Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN, left) participated in the first NACDS RxIMPACT Pharmacy Tour of 2018 this week at Genoa, a Qol Healthcare Company, in St. Cloud, Mn.
NACDS Advances “Access Agenda” Healthcare Priorities in Statements to Congress NACDS statements to Senate Finance and House Ways and Means Committees outline support for pro-patient, pro-pharmacy healthcare solutions
NACDS outlined support for pro-patient healthcare solutions as Congressional Committees considered the FY2018 Department of Health and Human Services budget.
NACDS Meets with Health and Human Services Secretary Price Anderson invited to present at Secretary’s listening session on the affordability, accessibility and availability of drugs for patients
NACDS President & CEO Steven C. Anderson participated in a listening session at the invitation of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.
NACDS RxIMPACT is mobilizing a campaign urging support in Texas for legislation introduced by Sens. Dawn Buckingham (R), Charles Schwertner (R), Donna Campbell (R), Craig Estes (R) and Rep. John Frullo (R)—S.B. 697 and H.B. 1296—that […]
Health Affairs Issue Features NACDS/PhRMA Research on Impact of Prescription Utilization on Medicaid Costs NACDS co-authored research finds increased use of prescription drugs reduces medical costs for Medicaid patients
Health Affairs Issue Features NACDS/PhRMA Research on Impact of Prescription Utilization on Medicaid