At the 2018 NACDS Regional Chain Conference, the NACDS Board member and president and chairman of the Board of Fruth Pharmacy presented on "What can one company do to make an impact on the drug epidemic in the local community?"
Positive Response to Community Drug Rehab Initiative NACDS Board Member Lynne Fruth Engaged in Collaborative Effort
West Virginia's U.S. Senators and community leaders joined Lynne Fruth - Fruth Pharmacy president and NACDS Board member - in launching the Bridge of Hope Fund, which which has generated a highly positive response for its work to empower those recovering from addiction.
NACDS staff members volunteered this week for local nonprofit, the Arlington Food Assistance Center, helping to harvest more than 3,000 pounds of vegetables for grocery distribution to people in the community who are in need.
The California State Board of Pharmacy reminds pharmacists and pharmacies about pharmacy law provisions that can be of assistance in caring for patients displaced by emergency relocations due to wildfires in the state.
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.
In response to Hurricane Harvey, which has brought devastating flooding to southeastern Texas, 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 in Texas affected by the storm.
In response to Hurricane Harvey in Texas, NACDS partner Healthcare Ready is coordinating with federal, state, local officials, nonprofits and shelters to ensure those affected by Hurricane Harvey can access the medical supplies they need. The group has also activated Rx Open, an online mapping tool which shows open pharmacies in Texas and Louisiana.
NACDS Staff Advances “Plot Against Hunger” Continues relationship with Arlington Food Assistance Center
NACDS staff volunteered in the Plot Against Hunger garden in Arlington, Va. - picking vegetables and performing maintenance.