National Pharmacists Association Company Profile

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NPhA came into existence in 1968. Retail Wholesale Department Store Union (RWDSU) representatives Hank Anderson and Joe Coles approached a Walgreens' pharmacist named Jack Isaacs to encourage a union's development for Walgreens pharmacists. Eventually, RWDSU's encouragement prompted a vote to unionize. With the votes in favor, this union was born.


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United States of America


Phone: (630) 961-2200
Fax: (630) 961-2202

News Articles [1149 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

California Pharmacists Association Launches New, Revamped Website

New features bring improved navigation and streamlined structure of content California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) launched the new website to kic...

Health care coalition seeks ways to improve prior authorization, timely access to care

Health care leaders, including physicians, pharmacists, medical groups, hospitals and health insurance providers, are collaborating to put forth a new industry-wide effort to simplify prior authorizat...

NCPA survey: Independents feel hampered by DIR fees

CVS Health lauds its 30,000 pharmacists for American Pharmacists Month

David SalazarAs part of American Pharmacists Month, CVS Health is recognizing the work that its pharmacists do to improve the health of their patients through increased access to care. read more

EEF receives award for the Best National Association at European awards

The manufacturers’ organisation, EEF, has won the award for the Best National Association at the European Association Awards, 2018, that were held in Brussels earlier this month (February).

Poll: Majority of Ontario patients trust pharmacists with MMJ dispensing

David SalazarThe poll, which comes as the OPA pushes for regulatory changes that would allow pharmacists to dispense medical cannabis, found that 70% of patients think pharmacists should be involved i...

BIO, industry groups favor APHIS' withdrawal of biotech proposal

BIO and other industry groups such as the American Seed Trade Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and National -More- 

First National Bank Of Omaha To Dump NRA-Branded Visa Credit Card

The First National Bank of Omaha has decided to cut ties with the National Rifle Association in a national moment of reckoning over gun control.

PubMed Articles [2702 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Perceived Barriers and Facilitators to Providing Methadone Maintenance Treatment Among Rural Community Pharmacists in Southwestern Ontario.

Misuse of opioids has become a public health concern across North America. Rural patients have limited access to methadone maintenance treatment (MMT), an opioid addiction-treatment service that could...

Community pharmacists as first responders in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.

Pharmacists' scope of practice in travel health: A review of state laws and regulations.

The primary objective of this study was to assess pharmacists' authority to provide travel health services in each state and Washington, DC. Secondary objectives were to determine the need for collabo...

Communication failure: analysis of prescribers' use of an internal free-text field on electronic prescriptions.

Electronic prescribing promises to improve the safety and clarity of prescriptions. However, it also can introduce miscommunication between prescribers and pharmacists. There are situations where info...

EMS Physician-Performed Clinical Interventions in the Field.

Clinical Trials [2524 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Proximity Work in Family Medicine Groups : the Impact of Pharmacists

The project objective is to evaluate the impact of the recent addition of pharmacists within family medicine groups (FMGs) on organizational and clinical parameters. The process by which c...

Involvement of Community Pharmacists in Complex Care Plans for Diabetic Patients, a Pilot Study

This project is an initiative to bring physicians, nurses, community pharmacists and patients together in collaborative planning in the management of diabetes, which aligns with the collab...

Integrating Family Medicine and Pharmacy to Advance Primary Care Therapeutics

Recent health policy documents have endorsed an integrated model of collaboration between pharmacists and physicians in primary care. The integration of pharmacists into primary care has ...

Tonsil Surgery in Sweden: A National Quality Register

For the purpose of quality assurance, the Swedish Association for Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck surgery has developed several national registers concerning ear, nose and throat car...

REMS Retigabine Study

As part of a post-marketing commitment, GSK will conduct a survey of prescribers' and pharmacists' understanding of the risk of urinary retention with retigabine products. This is to addr...

Companies [2385 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Purdue Pharma and the National Community Pharmacists Association

The National Community Pharmacists Association represents America's community pharmacists, including the owners of more than 22,700 independent community pharmacies, pharmacy franchises, and chains. ...

Kansas Pharmacists Association

Welcome to The Kansas Pharmacists Association (KPhA) was established in 1880 and has over 1,000 members and represents pharmacists across the state.Mission Statement The ...

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)

PTCB was established in January 1995 and is governed by five pharmacy organizations - the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), the Illinoi...

ECI Communications for the APhA Foundation

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Foundation, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a non-profit organization affiliated with the American Pharmacists Association, the national professional ...

South African Association of Hospital & Institutional Pharmacists

SAAHIP is the national professional association,affiliated to the Pharmaceutical Society of South Africa (PSSA), representing pharmacists who practise in institutions, for example hospitals, clinics a...

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