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Friday, June 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statewide Standing Order for Dispensing of Naloxone »
Pharmacists Can Dispense Naloxone Under Statewide Standing Order A law regarding the prescribing and dispensing of Opio...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Department of Revenue Pharmacy Provider Tax Notice »
Click here to read the July 12, 2016, Alabama Department of Revenue's notice regarding the Supplemental Pharmacy Provider...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
HB8 Introduced during 2nd Alabama Special Session »
  On September 8th, the Alabama Legislature began their second special session with the sole purpose of passing a...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
APA News Update: Williamson to become President of ALAHA, Budget introduced cuts Medicaid $156M »
Don Williamson to become President of the Alabama Hospital Association Dr. Williamson announced earlier today that he...
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
APA Legislative Update – 2015 Special Session »
   Legislative Update – 2015 Special Session APA leadership represented pharmacy today in a meeting wit...

Legislative News
Monday, April 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
URGENT: CALL TO ACTION Signatures Needed on APA Petition in Support of SB31/HB58 »
APA has created an online petition to counter steps taken by the League of Municipalities. We need all members to take act...
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rescheduling Rule Change - Benzodiazapines »
Rescheduling Rule Change  For the past couple of months, APA has been following a proposed rule from the State...
Tuesday, September 22, 2015

APA Press Release
Friday, September 25, 2015
October is American Pharmacists' Month »
PRESS RELEASE October is American Pharmacists' Month FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2015 MONT...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Frances Cohenour, Pharm.D. Receives the 2015 Excellence in Innovation Award »
Media Inquiries:   Holly Shoemaker , Communications Director P |  334.271.4222     F |&...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Valerie A. Oakley, Pharm.D. Receives the 2015 Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award »
Media Inquiries:   Holly Shoemaker , Communications Director P |  334.271.4222     F |&...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Cole Sandlin, Pharm.D. Receives the Lester White Good Government Award »
PRESS RELEASE Cole Sandlin, Pharm.D. Receives the Lester White Good Government Award FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Johnny Brooklere, R.Ph. of Mount Olive Receives the NCPA Leadership Award »
PRESS RELEASE Johnny Brooklere, R.Ph. of Mount Olive Receives the NCPA Leadership Award FOR IMMEDIATE RELEAS...

AL Board of Pharmacy News
Friday, September 11, 2015
ALBOP Approves Both Sides of a Prescription »
Pharmacies throughout the state have had experiences with charges from PBM auditors and at times with DEA personnel chargi...
Thursday, September 10, 2015
ALBOP Requesting Citizenship Documentation for Pharmacy Technicians »
The Alabama Board of Pharmacy has announced that prior to Pharmacy Technician license renewals, Citizenship docum...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
REMINDER: January 15, 2015 - Annual Inventory of Controlled Substances »
   Thursday, January 15, 2015: Annual Inventory of Controlled Substances We'd like to remin...

Alabama Medicaid ALERT
Friday, September 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Reimbursement Changes for Inpatient Claims with Third Party Liability (TBL) »
Effective October 1, 2014, Alabama Medicaid will be changing its reimbursement for inpatient claims that have TPL. Inpatie...
Friday, September 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Preferred Drug List (PDL) Quarterly Update »
Effective October 1, 2014, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will update the Preferred Drug List (PDL) to reflect the quarterly...
Thursday, September 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Electronic Upload and Submission of Medical Records »
On August 28, 2014, Alabama Medicaid released an Alert that changes have been made to allow Long Term Care, Hospice, PEC,...

APA Monthly Reminders
Thursday, October 2, 2014

DEA News
Friday, September 11, 2015
Clarification of DEA Position on CII Prescriptions »
CFR 21, 1306.05a All prescriptions for controlled substances shall be dated as of, and signed on, the day when issued an...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Hydrocodone Combination Products to Schedule C-II - What you need to know! »
Hydrocodone Combination Products to Schedule C-II What you need to know! A whitepaper By Edward Heckman, R.Ph. releas...
Friday, September 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Announces Next Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: September 27, 2014 »
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has announced another opportunity for consumers to dispose of unneeded and expir...

Pharmacy News
Friday, January 30, 2015
Federal Provider Status Companion Bill Introduced to Senate »
Yesterday, Thursday, January 29th, Senate Bill 314, Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act (S....
Thursday, January 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal Provider Status Legislation Reintroduced »
Yesterday, January 28, 2015​, the federal provider status legislation was reintroduced in the House of Representatives. Th...
Friday, January 16, 2015
UPDATE-Coventry/Aetna Part D thru ESI & Aetna Part D thru CVSCaremark - Temporary Processing Fixes »
We have an update for you on issues with Coventry/Aetna Part D thru ESI & Aetna Part D thru CVSCaremark, as originally...
Thursday, November 13, 2014
ADPH Releases Updated Pharmacy Guidelines for Ebola »
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has prepared updated Pharmacist and Pharmacy Owner Guidelines for Ebola. Th...
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Sierra Leone Awareness Campaign Directed to Pharmacy Professionals During Ebola outbreak »
By: Julia Talsma, Content Channel Director, Drug Topics http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/ Released: AUG 13, 2014&n...

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