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