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The Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists and MPA Public Affairs Committee is excited to announce that the Changing Perceptions resource produced by the Society is being revamped and will soon be released. Changing Perceptions is a promotional and educational brochure that showcases clinical activities of pharmacists. It has been distributed to state and federal legislators, other governme...

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by Heather Somand, Pharm.D., BCPS, MSHP Board of Directors  Have you ever questioned how we’re going to move the profession forward and accomplish the Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative goals when you don’t even have time for lunch during your workday? I’ve had the privilege of participating in many Task Forces and Committees related to advancing pharmacy practice and pro...

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Preliminary 2015 data released by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) suggests that pharmacy robberies are on the rise, particularly in certain states. There were 829 total pharmacy robberies in 2014, with California leading the pack. That’s a 16 percent increase from the 713 total pharmacy robberies in 2013, the majority of which took place in Arizona. Thus far in 2015, Indiana saw th...

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The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) recently announced the launch of “Implementing Med Sync,” a new six-part video training series for community pharmacies interested in establishing an appointment-based medication synchronization program in their stores. Each video in the series is less than five minutes long and covers topics such as getting organized, identifying ...

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) will take a fresh look at rising generic drug prices and examine their impact on Medicaid drug spending, according to a letter sent this week to two lawmakers. The letter was in response to a February request by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD), who said the price increases were preventing ...

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