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NCPA convention: Healthcare industry needs to come together


NEW ORLEANS – Community pharmacists need to make sure they have a “seat at the table” to help reshape health care, says DeAnn Mullins, president-elect of the National Community Pharmacists Association.

Humana opens first of six pharmacies


New Braunfels, Texas – Humana opened its first community pharmacy in Texas at the Partners in Primary Care medical practice.

Unlock the key to pharmacy's future


David Pope is excited about the future of community pharmacy and its push toward “quality.” Pope, a pharmacist and CDE, is the chief of innovation and co-founder of Creative Pharmacist, which has created a documentation and communication system for pharmacies.

NCPA testifies on ‘undue influence’ of PBMs


WASHINGTON – National Community Pharmacists Association President Bradley Arthur testified at a Nov. 17 hearing on the “disproportionate market power” of pharmacy benefit management corporations.

Association names Joe Moose top community pharmacist


NATIONAL HARBOR, Mich. – The National Community Pharmacists Association has named Joe Moose, RPh, co-owner of Moose Pharmacy, as its 2015 Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacist of the Year.

NCPA videos examine changing healthcare models


ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Community Pharmacists Association has launched a five-part video series that looks at how community pharmacies can adapt to changing healthcare models and improve patient care.

Community pharmacies join forces


WITCHITA, Kan. – Hart Pharmacy and Durable Medical Equipment is partnering with Family Prescription Shop to expand its business. The companies will remain as separate entities but operate under the Hart name.

NCPA partners with niche magazine publisher


ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Community Pharmacists Association is partnering with CW Publishing Group on a consumer magazine, Matters of Health.

Truth in fiction: Pharmacist has writing gig


Community pharmacist Jason Rodgers returned to his hometown to attend the funeral of his mentor. Suspicious of how he died, he begins investigating what he thought was an insurance billing scam, but he uncovers an international terrorist plot.

Community pharmacy earns honor


BROOKHAVEN, Pa. – Burmans Pharmacy has been voted one of the best pharmacies by readers of the Delaware County Daily Times.