MPA Pharmacy Law & Policy Symposium - April 18, 2017

2017
April 18
Tue April 18,2017 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

The fifth annual MPA Pharmacy Law and Policy Symposium will be held Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Lansing Community College, West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing, MI 48917.

The fifth annual MPA Pharmacy Law and Policy Symposium will be held Wednesday, April 18, 2017, at Lansing Community College, West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing, MI 48917. This event occurs every year in April and the 2016 event attracted a record attendance of 175 pharmacy professionals! 

The MPA Pharmacy Law and Policy Symposium is intended to provide pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and student pharmacists with information on important legislative and regulatory changes that impact their profession.

Registration

Registration is not yet available.

(Once capacity has been reached, onsite registrations will not be accepted)

  • Pharmacist member - before March 31 $115
  • Pharmacist member - after March 31 and onsite $125
  • Pharmacist nonmember - before March 31 $230
  • Pharmacist nonmember - after March 31 and onsite $250
  • Technician member - before March 31 $45
  • Technician member - after March 31 and onsite $60
  • Technician nonmember - before March 31 $90
  • Technician nonmember - after March 31 and onsite $105
  • Student member - before March 31 $20
  • Student member - after March 31 and onsite $25
  • Student nonmember - before March 31 $35
  • Student nonmember - after March 31 and onsite $45

 

Agenda

TBD

Intended Audience

This event was designed specifically for pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and student pharmacists. 

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants should be able to discuss the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed rulemaking specific to healthcare and retail pharmaceutical waste that may result in significant changes in how unwanted pharmaceuticals are handled nationally; identify the EPA proposed rulemaking to prohibit the sewering of any hazardous waste pharmaceuticals from any healthcare or retailer; discuss the EPA proposed rulemaking that requires that Michigan abandon its universal waste management standards for pharmaceutical waste; discus the EPA proposed rulemaking that encourages all pharmaceuticals be managed under new standards and sent for hazardous waste incineration/destruction; explain the obstacles for implementation of the Healthy Michigan Plan and CMS waiver; identify the top priorities and policy changes for the Medicaid program in 2016-17; and describe the changes to Medicaid HMO contracts related to pharmacy pricing and formulary effective for 2016.

Session Handouts

PCE Credit Statement

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Additional Information

For further information, please contact Jennifer Crawford, education planning assistant, at (517) 377-0225 or Jennifer@MichiganPharmacists.org.

 

 

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Venue Location

Lansing Community College, West Campus
5708 Cornerstone Dr
Lansing, MI 48917
Venue Address