03/13/2015 - 4:30pm

Thank you to the 114th Congress for welcoming the participants in the 2015 NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill! We appreciate the opportunity to meet with you and discuss the key policy issues that shape pharmacy patient care for your constituents.

03/13/2015 - 11:08am

An Alliance for Aging Research survey found that consumers want to maintain nonprescription access to acetaminophen. 

03/11/2015 - 11:58am

The supplement industry on Wednesday called into question the validity of the New York Attorney General's investigtation into botanical dietary supplements with a white paper that outlines the potential shortfalls of the testing methodology used. 

03/11/2015 - 10:15am

A coalition of state attorneys general is organized by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to investigate herbal supplements. 

 

03/10/2015 - 2:46pm

The Food and Drug Administration recently published bio-equivalence guidance documents. 

03/06/2015 - 11:37am

The Food and Drug Administration approved Zarxio, making it the first approved biosimilar product in the United States.

03/05/2015 - 12:18pm

CHPA announced its strong support for the Restoring Access to Medicines Act of 2015 (H.R. 1270).

03/04/2015 - 6:27pm

In a meeting with nearly two dozen leaders representing consumers, insurers, providers and business leaders, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell on Jan. 26 announced measurable goals and a timeline to move the Medicare program, and the healthcare system at large, toward paying providers based on the quality of care they give patients.

03/04/2015 - 6:27pm

The introduction in January of bipartisan legislation that would grant retail pharmacists provider status for Medicare patients in “underserved” communities certainly sounds like a step in the right direction.