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DIR Fees, Medical Marijuana Among Hot Topics at NCPA ConventionWhat you need to know about the upcoming NCPA convention.
How Independent Pharmacies Are Combatting the Opioid Crisis
How Independent Pharmacies Are Combatting the Opioid CrisisPharmacists are uniquely poised to combat the opioid crisis. Here's what pharmacists (and Congress) can do about it.
Pharmacists Charged in Health-Care Fraud Schemes
Pharmacists Charged in Health-Care Fraud SchemesTwo pharmacists were charged in two different fraud cases.
CVS Aims to Simplify Med Management
CVS Aims to Simplify Med ManagementThe new ScriptPath Prescription Schedule system is expected to help patients and pharmacists.
Removing DIR Fees Could Save Billions
Removing DIR Fees Could Save BillionsA study commissioned by the NCPA shows the effect of DIR fees.
Amazon Eyes PBMsIs Amazon getting in on the PBM game?
FDA Shuts Down Fake PharmaciesA worldwide operation shuts down hundreds of illegal websites.
CVS Limits Opioid Use
CVS Limits Opioid UseThe chain’s PBM will limit opioid prescriptions, along with a host of other opioid safety programs.
Walgreens Announces New Opioid CampaignThe pharmacy is launching its #ItEndsWithUs campaign to educate teens.
Walgreens Finalizes Rite Aid Purchase
Walgreens Finalizes Rite Aid PurchaseAfter the failed merger, Walgreens gets go-ahead to purchase hundreds of Rite Aid stores.