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In this section you’ll find communications to members regarding TPA’s current legislative activity on your behalf. If you’re looking for more in-depth information about specific legislation, legislators or the legislative process, stroll on over to TPA’s Legislative Advocacy Center and pick up whatever you need to advocate for your profession and your patients.

Advocacy Alert: Support “Pharmacy & Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act” (HR 592 / S 109) – ONGOING EFFORT

[Ongoing effort; originally posted August 6, 2015] Your United States Representatives and Senators are currently in recess during the month of August, which means they will likely be in your … read more


ADVOCACY ALERT: Important Pharmacy Priority Bills PASSED This Week!

This week was an extremely important week for TPA pharmacy priority legislation! Several TPA-supported legislative initiatives are moving forward. Some of these bills are still being considered, so make sure to … read more


Advocacy Alert: Important Votes In House and Senate NEXT WEEK!

TPA Needs Your Help TODAY! Below are several important pieces of pharmacy-related legislation being considered by the Tennessee General Assembly. Please take a few minutes to contact your state legislators … read more


Advocacy Alert: Contact Your Legislators Today!

TPA Needs Your Help TODAY! Below are several important pieces of pharmacy-related legislation being considered by the Tennessee General Assembly. Please take a few minutes to contact your state legislators … read more


TPA Announces 2018 Legislative Priorities

TPA’s TOP LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES FOR 2018 TPA routinely sends out legislative action alerts during each Tennessee General Assembly legislative session, to request action from members and to facilitate communications between … read more


MTM in Medicaid – Act NOW to Enroll!

Pharmacists: Take Steps NOW to Enroll and Participate in the MTM in Medicaid Pilot Program As reported to members in May 2017, the Tennessee Pharmacists Association (TPA) worked with members … read more


NEWStream: Amazon, Opioid Crisis, Flu Season, Shortages, Pricing, OSHA, TPA News, and More!

View the Tennessee Pharmacist NEWStream emailed to TPA members on November 7, 2017, as well as other recent issues.


Happy Friday from TPA

DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Day • Practice-Based Resource Page: Opioid and Prescription Drug Abuse • Medical Cannabis • Webinar: Covered Outpatient Drug Rule and Other Medicaid Reimbursement Issues … read more


TPA Community Pharmacy Transformation Pilot Project APPROVED by the Tennessee Board of Pharmacy

On September 13, 2017, the Tennessee Pharmacists Association (TPA) presented its Community Pharmacy Transformation Pilot Project proposal to the Tennessee Board of Pharmacy. After some discussion, the pilot project was … read more


TPA NEWStream: Medical Marijuana, Opioid Deaths, Point-of-Care Testing, Pilot Project, Call for Leaders, Members in the News, and More!

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