NACDS continues to advocate for the TRICARE Acquisition Cost Parity Pilot Program for Retail Pharmacy, which would reduce costs while also improving TRICARE patient access.
NACDS Thanks 65 House Members for Pushing TRICARE Pilot Congressional letter urges Defense Department to implement program to reduce costs; improve patient outcomes and access to prescription medications
NACDS is thanking the 65 members of the House of Representatives who sent a bipartisan letter to Secretary of Defense James Mattis calling for implementation of the TRICARE Acquisition Cost Parity Pilot Program for Retail Pharmacy.
NACDS, NCPA Urge Congress to Ensure Patient Access, Pharmacy Choice in TRICARE in 2018 Defense Bill Increased copays for TRICARE patients place undue financial burdens and impede access to care for military families and veterans
Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) and the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) this week urged Congress to maintain access to care for military families and veterans as the […]
As promised, NACDS is harnessing the energy generated in advance of NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill and turning it into meaningful, effective advocacy efforts. Though the winter storm, flight cancellations and congressional schedule changes […]
During his Senate confirmation hearing this week and since being nominated for Secretary of Health and Human Services, U.S. Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) has focused on six principles of healthcare reform: affordability, accessibility, quality, innovation, […]
President Obama Signs Law Including NACDS-Backed TRICARE Provisions; Focus Turns to Implementation of Pilot
With President Obama’s signature, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 became law on December 23, 2016.
Urging implementation will require a significant advocacy push, similar to that which resulted in the authorization of […]
NACDS Praises TRICARE Pharmacy Pilot in Final Defense Bill Bill also includes no new copayment increases
Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) today expressed appreciation to Congressional leaders for advancing the final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that includes the NACDS-supported “Pilot Program for Prescription Drug […]
House Members Urge Enactment of TRICARE Pilot Urge pilot’s power to “lower overall administrative fees, preserve beneficiary choice and allow access to valuable in-person consultations”
Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) is thanking 37 members of the U.S. House of Representatives who have sent a letter to House and Senate negotiators, urging them to […]