Dr. Dan Carey, Virginia Secretary of Health and Human Resources, spoke about opioid issues during the NACDS Retail Advisory Market Immersion in Richmond.
NACDS Praises Iowa E-prescribing Law to Help Prevent Opioid Abuse 75 percent of Iowa voters support e-prescribing requirement as fraud-and-abuse-prevention strategy
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds (R) signed HF 2377, an opioid omnibus bill which includes an electronic prescribing requirement for all drugs in the state of Iowa, effective January 1, 2020.
NACDS Praises Oklahoma E-prescribing Law to Help Prevent Opioid Abuse 74 percent of Oklahoma voters support e-prescribing requirement as fraud-and-abuse-prevention strategy
Governor Mary Fallin (R) signed into law House Bill 2931, which mandates electronic prescribing for Schedule II through V controlled substances in the state of Oklahoma, effective January 1, 2020.
NACDS Praises Tennessee E-prescribing Law to Help Prevent Opioid Abuse 74 percent of Tennessee voters support e-prescribing requirement as fraud-and-abuse-prevention strategy
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed into law House Bill 1993, which requires that on or after January 1, 2020, prescriptions for Schedule II controlled substances in the state of Tennessee must be issued as an electronic prescription from the person issuing the prescription to a pharmacy.
NACDS, WSPA, NCPA File Pivotal Brief in Washington State Medicaid Lawsuit State rule does not make required adjustments for prescriptions to Medicaid patients; threatens patient access
NACDS, WSPA and NCPA argue that the state is violating federal and state laws potentially hindering Medicaid patient access to care. These laws protect patient access to medications by requiring the state to reimburse community pharmacies for the actual cost of dispensing medications.
NACDS, WSPA, NCPA Sue Washington State to Stop Unlawful Medicaid Rule That Threatens Patient Care In violation of law, state plan would reimburse pharmacies below the actual cost of dispensing prescriptions to Medicaid patients
Olympia, WA – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS), the Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA), and the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today sued the State of Washington to stop a “substantively […]
NACDS Supports Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin’s Innovative Project to Optimize Patient Care Community pharmacy based pilot helps expand pharmacists’ role in direct patient care services
Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS), in partnership with the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin, today announced plans to move forward with a new practice model to improve patient access to […]
NACDS Takes Policy Priorities to Governors of All 50 States Urges pro-patient, pro-pharmacy agenda amid any changes to ACA, Medicare, Medicaid
Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) has sent a letter to the governors of all 50 states, urging pharmacy patient care as a top priority in any changes to […]