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Health care outlook 2024: Peter Matz, director of Food, Pharmacy and Health Policy at FMI – The Food Industry Association

Health care outlook 2024: Peter Matz, director of Food, Pharmacy and  Health Policy at FMI – The Food  Industry Association

In the first of a two-part series, leaders of industry associations present their expectations for pharmacy operators for this year. The views of other organizations will appear in the next issue of Chain Drug Review. Up until a few years ago, when meeting with lawmakers to advocate for pharmacy benefit manager reform measures, we typically

Health Care Outlook 2023: Peter Matz, FMI

Health Care Outlook 2023: Peter Matz, FMI

As the COVID-19 pandemic enters its third year, the public health emergency (PHE) declaration that has underpinned the country’s COVID-19 response efforts by providing the federal government with emergency powers, regulatory flexibilities and additional resources is currently set to expire in early 2023. However, the Biden administration has pledged to give 60 days’ notice before

Pharmacy Outlook: Peter Matz, FMI – The Food Industry Association

Pharmacy Outlook: Peter Matz, FMI – The Food Industry Association

Throughout the COVID-19 public health emergency, the importance of pharmacies to the health and well-being of the American public has never been more clear. Following the development and approval of COVID-19 vaccines early last year, pharmacies played an integral role in administering millions of vaccine doses to the American people to combat the spread of

Pharmacy Outlook: Peter Matz, FMI

Pharmacy Outlook: Peter Matz, FMI

In 2020, the food industry has sustained, bolstered and at times shifted operations to ensure Americans have access to safe, nutritious and affordable foods and supplies in high demand, while supermarket pharmacies have continued to serve as a bridge between communities and other providers, offering patients immediate care that is close and convenient to home.

Pharmacy Outlook: Peter Matz, FMI

Pharmacy Outlook: Peter Matz, FMI

Health and well-being, including pharmacy-specific programs, is of the utmost importance to the food retail industry. Unquestionably, supermarkets are a key partner in health and well-being for the communities and customers they serve — not just because of the health and wellness programs they offer, but also due to the number of health professionals they

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