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Rx’s voice must now be ‘louder than ever’

Rx’s voice must now be ‘louder than ever’

Amidst the vicissitudes that have buffeted President Biden’s Build Back Better agenda, one constant has been widespread support for provisions that address health care. In the latest iteration of the bill, hammered out by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York and Sen. Joe Machin of West Virginia, both Democrats, the legislation would extend

Retailers welcome passage of stimulus bill

Retailers welcome passage of stimulus bill

WASHINGTON – Retailers welcomed the passage of a bipartisan economic relief bill by Congress on Monday. “Retailers are encouraged by the passage of this economic relief package that will keep the economy open and moving in the right direction as the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic continues,” National Retail Federation president and CEO Matthew Shay

NACDS urges Congress to advance COVID testing services

NACDS urges Congress to advance COVID testing services

ARLINGTON, Va. — NACDS on Wednesday urged Congress to take necessary action to help pharmacies and pharmacists scale and sustain COVID-19 testing services for the benefit of patients, communities, states and the nation. NACDS also expressed disappointment about lobbying by the American Medical Association (AMA) that stands in the way of patients’ enhanced access to

NACDS underscores pharmacy’s health care role

NACDS underscores pharmacy’s health care role

WASHINGTON — National Association of Chain Drug Stores board members from around the country met with House and Senate leaders this week to promote pharmacy’s role in affordable, accessible and quality health care for all Americans. Board members flew in to the district to discuss pharmacy priorities directly with lawmakers, including provider status legislation, health

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