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NACDS to HHS, CMS Nominees: “We are Enthusiastic to Help Leverage Pharmacy to Improve Americans’ Health and Well-Being”
The NACDS Foundation Dinner Is Almost Here!
New Political Landscape Calls for Maximum Grassroots Engagement

The recent elections caused many political shifts, including the loss of nearly 40 cosponsors of provider status legislation—the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act (H.R. 592/S. 314).

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Get Smart about Antibiotics During Get Smart Week—November 14-20

In recognition of antibiotic stewardship programs across the care continuum, the NACDS Foundation supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) annual one-week observance—Get Smart Week, November 14–20—to raise awareness about the threat of antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic prescribing.

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Stay Ahead of Industry Trends--Attend the 2017 NACDS Total Store Expo
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CDC Foundation’s Judith Monroe to Receive Award at NACDS Foundation Dinner
Fifty pharmacy students have been selected by NACDS RxIMPACT to participate in the NACDS RxIMPACT "U" Academy during 2017 NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill, March 14-15, 2017. A record-breaking 46 schools will participate in the 2017 event. Pictured: Washington University School of Pharmacy students met with Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) at the 2016 NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill.
Record-Breaking Number of Pharmacy Schools Headed to D.C.

Pharmacists are an integral member of the immunization neighborhood and have positioned immunization services as an important patient care offering...

--Pharmacy Today on the vital role pharmacists play in improving patient healthcare outcomes

The NACDS Foundation hosted a forum this week, "Prescription & OTC Medication Record Integration: A Holistic Patient-Centered Approach."
NACDS Foundation Hosts Prescription and OTC Medication Forum
NACDS RxIMPACT Urges Voter Engagement Down to the Wire

The 2016 campaign season is coming down to the wire and it will soon be time to exhale and prepare for what comes next: a new Congress and a new administration.

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CDC: Pharmacists Are Front Line of Defense against Opioid Abuse

In an ongoing effort to prevent prescription opioid abuse, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a brochure for pharmacists, "Pharmacists: On the Front Lines—Addressing Prescription Opioid Abuse and Overdose."

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NACDS Foundation Joins CDC to Fight Antibiotic Resistance

In recognition of antibiotic stewardship programs across the care continuum, the NACDS Foundation will support the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) annual one-week observance—Get Smart Week, November 14–20—to raise awareness about the threat of antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic prescribing.

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NACDS President and CEO Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, recently served as the emcee at the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) 2016 Summit Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C.
NACDS Actively Engaged in Association Community

The Association and its members now enjoy broad bipartisan support, and they are regularly included in discussions about expanding access to healthcare, improving patient outcomes and controlling costs.

—an editorial in Chain Drug Review on NACDS' success as an association

Up Your Advocacy Skills before NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill

If there was a way to hone your advocacy skills so you could maximize your success during congressional meetings before coming to Washington, D.C. for NACDS RxIMPACT Day on Capitol Hill next year on March 14-15, 2017, would you do it?

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