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Great piece on how RxWiki's Digital Pharmacist helps community pharmacies get online & get mobile! We're proud to work with them to help #communitypharmacy compete digitally. Learn more at www.ncpanet.org/digitalpharmacist.
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BREAKING NEWS: Nine members of Congress introduced bipartisan legislation today to increase transparency & accuracy in Medicare spending and also ban DIR fees applied retroactively. Now the hard part begins – call your member of Congress and urge him/her to protect #communitypharmacy from onerous retroactive DIR fees by cosponsoring this new bill, H.R. 5951.
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We ❤ stories like this! #communitypharmacymatters
By Dennis Seid Daily Journal TUPELO – Being in the shadow of drugstore giant Walgreens is a challenge Tupelo Drugs welcomes. The independent pharmacy opened in June on Garfield Drive in what was originally Super Sav-On-Drugs. “I think it’s just more personable being an independent and not part of a chain,” said Tupelo Drugs pharmacist …
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People are treated like family at independent community pharmacies and it's encouraging to see this affirmed in this national survey! #communitypharmacymatters
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How compounding services can help your #communitypharmacy stand out, via Drug Topics
When Dennis Song, RPh, CHC, launched Flower Mound Pharmacy and Herbal Alternatives 18 years ago, he wanted a patient-centered, full-service pharmacy. Compounding helped him build and expand the busi
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Our new Innovation Center aims to help community pharmacists be more competitive while expanding services. #communitypharmacymatters
Helping pharmacists perform at the top of their licenses and be reimbursed for services such as medication therapy management (MTM) are among the goals of the National Community Pharmacist Associati
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MUST-READ: "Once America finds out how this business works, it's not going to like how this business works.” Share with your patients & friends this in-depth explanation about #PBMs, the “ultimate middleman” that increase costs for patients and pharmacies under a guise of secrecy. #communitypharmacy #morePBMtransparencyneeded
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"The mom & pop’s say they can compete, but they're not even being given the chance." Patients deserve #pharmacychoice! Thanks to the Florida Pharmacy Association & Sunshine State community pharmacies for continuing to fight this requirement.
More than 650,000 Floridians receiving Medicaid in Florida are being told that after November 1st, they can only use big chain pharmacies to have prescriptions filled.
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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: "There's a huge issue with PBMs. They operate in a sphere of secrecy..."

NCPA President & Black Rock Pharmacy owner Brad Arthur described #PBMs nontransparent practices and how they impact #communitypharmacy on CNBC's "Power Lunch" Friday.
Brad Arthur, Black Rock Pharmacy co-owner, shares his take on the rising drug prices and the pharma supply chain.
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We love seeing independents stay independent! Congrats to Beaufort Pharmacy's new owners on your grand opening!
When the doors closed at the pharmacy on Ribaut Road in Beaufort owned by Charles Aimar in 2008, locals might not have expected it to make a comeback as a family business. Last week, Jeremy Simmons celebrated the opening of his second pharmacy location, Beaufort Pharmacy and Compounding, with an official ribbon-cutting held by the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce. Simmons is a native of the Lowcountry, having grown up in the Grays area in Ja...
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ATTN PHARMACY OWNERS! This is your last chance to take our 2016 #communitypharmacy census, which closes TOMORROW. All you need is 8 min. on any device. Thank you for supporting community pharmacy!
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Representing America's independent community pharmacies since 1898.
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The National Community Pharmacists Association, founded in 1898 as the National Association of Retail Druggists (NARD), represents the pharmacist owners, managers, and employees of nearly 23,000 independent community pharmacies across the United States. The nation's independent pharmacies, independent pharmacy franchises, and independent chains dispense nearly half of the nation's retail prescription medicines.

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