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Governor Lee Issues Executive Order to Combat COVID-19

On March 12, 2020, Governor Bill Lee declared a state of emergency to facilitate the response to COVID-19 and has issued Executive Order #14. Specific to pharmacy practice, the following … read more


TPA’s 2020 Pharmacy Legislative Priorities

2020 Pharmacy Legislative Priorities Legislation Supported by TPA The bills below are scheduled to be heard as soon as Monday, March 9. TPA urges members to reach out to your legislators and … read more


TennCare Pharmacy Services Will Transition to OptumRx on January 1, 2020

On January 1, 2020, at 12:00 AM Eastern, the Pharmacy Benefits Manager (PBM) for the TennCare Pharmacy Program and the CoverRx Program is changing from Magellan to OptumRx. OptumRx has … read more


TPA Releases Pharmacist-Provided Hormonal Contraceptive Training Program and Member Resource Page

Earlier this fall, TPA notified members that the Tennessee Board of Pharmacy had revised Rule 1140-15, which authorizes pharmacists to prescribe and dispense hormonal contraceptives in specific circumstances. TPA is … read more


USP Postpones Some New and Revised Standards Until Further Notice

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USP Compounding Standards Update

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TPA Priority Legislation: PBM Reform Law

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PBM Reform, Privilege Tax, and Opioids: Pharmacy Advocacy Wins Big in 2019

2019: A BANNER YEAR FOR PHARMACY! On behalf of the TPA Board of Directors and TPA staff, it is with great enthusiasm that I share this exciting news with you. … read more


TPA Priority Legislation: Important Changes to TN Together Opioid Law Became Effective April 9, 2019

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Board of Pharmacy Adopts Policy Statement on Preventive Care

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