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Participate in National Immunization Awareness Month »
August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). This annual observance highlights the efforts of pharmacists to pr...
Friday, August 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDH Declares Hepatitis A Outbreak »
From Minnesota Department of Health: The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has declared an outbreak of hepatitis A in...
Monday, August 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register Today for the 2019 Annual Learning Networking Event »
Join Us and Your Peers for the 2019 Annual Learning Networking Event and Celebrate the Past, Envision the Future Regis...
Friday, August 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPhA News Small Doses August 2, 2019 News from MPhA Mission Moment: Trumm Drug Featured in PioneerR »
From Minnesota Department of Health, July 29:  The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is among six health departmen...
Friday, July 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New MA Reimbursement Rate Now in Effect »
From Minnesota Department of Human Services, July 19:  Important changes were made to state law regarding the reimbur...
Friday, July 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration Backs Down on PBM Rule »
From HealthCare Finance, July 11: The Trump Administration has pulled back on its proposal to eliminate safe harbor prote...
Friday, July 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nominations Due July 15 for MPhA Awards »
The deadline to submit nominations for all MPhA awards — including our new Pharmacy Advocacy Award — is just around the co...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Minnesota's New Wage Theft Law Now in Effect »
Our friends at the Minnesota Retailers Association have given us permission to distribute the following information on imp...
Friday, August 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NABP Sounds Alarm on Drug Importation Plan »
From Consumer Reports, August 7: To help Americans save money on prescriptions, the Trump Administration has announced a...
Friday, June 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Documentation of 2% Minnesota Wholesaler Tax Needed ASAP »
Minnesota has passed legislation to come into compliance with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Covered...
Thursday, June 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPhA Leaders Attend Bill-Signing Ceremony »
MPhA President Craig Else, Past President Michelle Aytay, Executive Director Sarah Derr, Interim Executive Director Marsha...
Monday, June 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register Today for the July Virtual Coffee Break! »
Reducing Risk of Adverse Drug Events by Identifying Multi-Drug, Simultaneous Interactions Online Webinar Register...
Friday, June 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trumm Drug Is Health Mart Pharmacy of the Year »
Trumm Drug, a Health Mart pharmacy in Alexandria, Minn., has been named the Health Mart Pharmacy of the Year. The designat...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Marijuana Cancer Pearls »
From Pharmacy Practice News, May 21 : Medical marijuana is legal in more than 30 states (including Minnesota), but many pr...
Friday, June 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hot Off the Press: Special MPhA Webinar: Prepare Your Pharmacy for New Laws Effective in Weeks »
Register Now This year’s legislative session was very active and numerous legislative issues passed that will impact p...
Friday, May 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DIR Fees Remain for Now, but the Fight Goes on »
From APhA website, May 28, 2019 : In its final rule for Medicare Part D, CMS announced that it would not move forward with...
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Signs PBM Licensure Bill, Calls Legislature into Special Session »
Governor Signs PBM Licensure Bill, Calls Legislature into Special Session On May 17, Gov. Tim Walz signed SF 278 into...
Friday, May 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPhA Bylaws Change Proposed »
MPhA delegates will review a proposed change to the MPhA Bylaws at the Leadership Summit and House of Delegates meeting on...
Friday, May 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pros and Cons of Electronic Prescribing »
From Pharmacy Today, April 2019, a publication of the American Pharmacists Association : In 2017, more than 98% of U.S. ph...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Launches Public Education Campaign to Remove Unused Opioids from Homes »
From an FDA news release, April 25 : The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced the launch of a new education cam...
Friday, April 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FTC Charges Surescripts with Illegal Monopoly »
From FTC News Release, April 24 : The Federal Trade Commission sued the health information company Surescripts, alleging t...
Friday, April 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Community Forums on Substance Abuse »
Six Events Scheduled for Aitkin and Itasca Counties in April and May The University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy is...
Friday, April 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Forums on Substance Abuse in Aitkin & Itasca Counties »
Six Events Scheduled for Aitkin and Itasca Counties in April and May The University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy is...
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Some E-cigarette Users Are Having Seizures »
From FDA website special announcement, April 3: The FDA has become aware that some people who use e-cigarettes have exp...
Friday, March 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Minnesota Pharmacies Needed for Survey on Employability Traits in Graduates »
What traits do employers seek in pharmacy graduates? Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences Director Teri Undem with the N...
Friday, March 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Minnesota Gets $4.6 Million More for Opioid Treatment »
On March 20, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released an additional $487 million (including about $...
Friday, March 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Representation Needed for Advisory Task Force on Lowering Drug Costs »
An Advisory Task Force on Lowering Pharmaceutical Drug Prices is now forming, and at least one pharmacist will be included...
Friday, March 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Pharmacy Fly-In »
The National Community Pharmacists Association will hold its annual Congressional Pharmacy Fly-In event again this year. Y...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Op-Ed: Pharmacists Should Play Bigger Role In Curbing Drug Costs. »
Marilyn Speedie, Dean Emeritus of the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, wrote in an op-ed in the Minneapolis St...
Friday, February 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
To help control prescription drug costs, let's tap a vital resource: Pharmacists by Marilyn Speedie »
We could benefit a lot from making greater use of their knowledge and expertise. By Marilyn Speedie | StarTribune...
Friday, February 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Pharmacy Fly-In, April 10-11 »
The National Community Pharmacists Association will hold its annual Congressional Pharmacy Fly-In event again this year. Y...
Friday, February 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rampant Rise in Youth Use of Tobacco Products »
From a news release by U.S. Food & Drug Administration, Feb. 11: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MPhA Executive Director Announcement »
The Minnesota Pharmacists Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the next executive director of the or...
Friday, February 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Minnesota Pharmacy Legislative Day: A Resounding Success! »
More than 200 pharmacists, student pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and others came together at the state capitol on Tues...
Friday, February 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy DIR Proposal Supported by Nearly 3,500 Pharmacists »
A years-long effort led by the National Community Pharmacists Association to build support for a proposal to move pharmacy...

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