NACDS participated in the Opioid Crisis Solutions Summit this week in Washington, D.C.
NACDS Lauds Congress’ Call for DIR Fee Reform Led by Reps. Marino and Loebsack, House letter to HHS Secretary Azar describes reforms needed to reduce beneficiary cost-sharing and to boost health outcomes
NACDS hailed a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar in support of achieving pro-patient and pro-pharmacy reforms of direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees in Medicare Part D.
NACDS underscored the importance of integrating pharmacy into healthcare solutions in comments to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) this week.
President Trump announced October 26 that he is directing Eric Hargan, the acting secretary of Health and Human Services, to declare the opioid crisis a nationwide public health emergency and instructed other heads of federal agencies to prioritize the epidemic.
NACDS attended the annual Influenza Vaccination Kick-Off news conference sponsored by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today, along with HHS Secretary Tom Price who got a flu shot at the event.
NACDS President and CEO Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, participated in a meeting today with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price about pharmacy’s engagement in solutions to the opioid epidemic.
NACDS strongly supports a Senate letter sent to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma on the use of direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees.
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.