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TPA Is Seeking Members to Serve on New Prescription Drug Abuse Task Force

Pharmacists and pharmacy professionals in Tennessee continue to serve as essential providers in the fight against prescription drug misuse and abuse. Increasing regulatory scrutiny and a more proactive regulatory focus … read more

New Pharmacy-Based Drug Disposal Grant Opportunity

TPA Partners with Count It! Lock It! Drop It! to Offer Grants to Support Pharmacy-Based Drug Disposal Options for Patients! The Tennessee Pharmacists Association (TPA) and Count It! Lock It! Drop It! are proud to … read more

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

TPA NEWStream: 2nd Wave of Flu, Antibiotic Resistance, Child Overdoses, Drug Take-Back Day, Member Spotlight, Compounding, Surveys, and More!

The Tennessee Pharmacist NEWStream brings you news about TPA, our members, and the world of pharmacy in general. For a lot more news and information any time, visit the TPA website. Read more…

Remember to Apply for TPA & Society Leadership Positions by November 30!

If you haven’t already applied for Leadership Positions in TPA and/or TPA Societies, IT’S TIME! The last date to apply is THIS THURSDAY, November 30. If you believe you can help … read more

Happy Friday from TPA

[For Members] Thanksgiving • Turning the Tide: Collaborating to Prevent Opioid Abuse • MTM in Medicaid Pilot Program • Definition of “Preventive Care” in Collaborative Pharmacy Practice • Thanks to … read more

NEWStream:  Amazon, New Drugs, Kratom, Opioids, BP Guidelines, Drug Costs, Association News, and More!

[For Members] The FDA has issued a public health advisory regarding “deadly risks” associated with the use of opioid alternative kratom. • Amazon says it won’t use its Tennessee pharmacy license to sell … 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

Happy Friday from TPA

Veterans Day • Turning the Tide: Collaborating to Prevent Opioid Abuse • TennCare Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget • TPA Board of Directors Meeting • Community Pharmacy Transformation Project • Prescription … 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.