A Costco pharmacy in Los Angeles hosted the 104th NACDS RxIMPACT tour of 2017 for a staff member from Senator Kamala D. Harris’ (D-CA) office. The pharmacy team called the experience “informative, fun and important for the pharmacy profession.”
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.
Sen. Chris Van Hollen's (D-MD) staff members toured a Giant Pharmacy in Rockville, Md. today as part of the NACDS RxIMPACT program and the experience was positive for both Van Hollen's team and the Giant Pharmacy team.
Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) got a chance to learn about pharmacy value and accessibility during a tour of the Safeway pharmacy in Fort Collins, Colo., as part of the NACDS RxIMPACT grassroots advocacy program.
NACDS, Coalition Ads Thank Legislators for Backing Pro-Patient, Pro-Pharmacy Bill Urge Congressional action on Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act
NACDS print ads, and Coalition radio and digital ads, are running in selected Congressional Districts this August to tout the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act.
NACDS-backed bipartisan provider status legislation—H.R. 592—got a boost from the Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) recently in a letter to Rep. Brett Guthrie (R-KY) stating that the bill could streamline the healthcare system, improve access to care for patients and result in billions of dollars in savings.
NACDS welcomed members of the NACDS Board of Directors for a two-day Washington fly-in this week as an increasingly intense debate on healthcare continues to reverberate on the Hill and across the country.
On a recent NACDS RxIMPACT pharmacy tour for a staffer from Rep. Charlie Crist's (D-FL) office, the pharmacy team discussed the importance of pharmacist-provided services.
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.