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TORONTO, Ohio — Time and again, customers called the Toronto Apothecary to complain after picking up their prescriptions. It was always the same story: Pills were missing from the bottles. Workers figured the customers had to be wrong. Pharmacists insisted they had double-counted the pills. Soon enough, though, they learned that their customers had been right.
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OPA Executive Director Ernie Boyd joined 610 WTVN-AM's Joel Riley to discuss drug shortages and patient over-reliance on emergency room care. Listen to the interview in its entirety - another great visit with the legendary Joel Riley.
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You can now grab a head of lettuce, a box of granola and your third-grader’s flu shot in one trip. This is the first flu season in which Ohio pharmacists are allowed to administer shots to children as young as 7. The change in the law allows them to give kids all the shots recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And this flu season is going to be the first big test of how popular the option is with parents, many of whom get...
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U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, visited Medi-Wise Pharmacy in Newcomerstown on Wednesday after owner and pharmacist Jeff Neidig invited him to discuss
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A bill sponsored by State Rep. Tim Brown that creates minimum standards for which pharmacy benefit managers must reimburse pharmacies, and will provide some transparency to PBM pricing, has become law.
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When you walk into a pharmacy, you may be greeted by a team that may include both a pharmacist and what’s known as a pharmacy technician. Lawmakers are now
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OTTAWA — Though customers may not notice a difference, many pharmacies are forced to use a “flawed system” to cover the cost of...
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WHY IT MATTERS: Independent pharmacies in rural areas can help provide services to customers that would alleviate the strain on physicians' offices and
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Med sync bill pushed in Ohio
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(614) 389-3236
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(614) 389-4582
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2674 Federated Blvd Columbus, OH 43235
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For pharmacists, for patients, for you.
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The Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) is here to help you through the exciting and challenging times facing pharmacists. We are taking a leadership role in many critical areas, including health care reform, new technician regulations, and payment for pharmacists services.
 
OPA members get critical information quickly, giving you the chance to impact pharmacy issues as diverse as medication therapy management and proper payment under Medicaid.
 
The Mission of the Ohio Pharmacists Association is to unite the profession of pharmacy, and encourage interprofessional relations while promoting public health through education, discussion and legislation.