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Breaking News
Monday, January 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
APA Alert: 2019-nCoV Information is Available »
APA has been asked by the Alabama Department of Public Health to share information regarding the 2019-nCoV....
Monday, June 10, 2019
Governor Signs CBD Legislation »
BREAKING NEWS: Hemp Ag Bill and Rescheduling of CBD from Hemp has been signed by Governor Ivey...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
APAREF Announces Competitive Grant Program »
We're thrilled to announce that the Alabama Pharmacy Association Research and Education Foundation (APAREF) is offering a...

Legislative Updates
Wednesday, March 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Patient's Right to Choose Bill »
We are working hard to get legislation passed this session that allows you to keep your patients. SB236/HB345 “Pharmacy Pa...
Tuesday, June 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, May 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Thursday, May 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)

APA Press Release
Tuesday, April 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tuesday, September 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ivey Proclaims Pharmacist Month and Pharmacy Technician Day in Alabama »
Governor Ivey Proclaims October as Alabama Pharmacists Month and Tuesday, October 15, 2019 as Alabama Pharmacy Technician...
Wednesday, August 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ivey Signs Two Bills that Impact Pharmacy »
Governor Kay Ivey Signs Two Bills that Impact Pharmacy August 14, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RE...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Louise Jones of Montgomery Installed as National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations President »
April 3, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Montgomery, Ala. – The Alabama Pharmacy Association (APA) annou...
Thursday, November 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
APA and Lee County DA Work Together to Place Drug Take-Back Kiosks in Community Pharmacies »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2018 Montgomery, Ala. – Each April and October, the U.S. Drug Enforcem...

Pharmacy News
Tuesday, March 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NABP Names Al Carter New Executive Director »
MOUNT PROSPECT, IL – The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy ® (NABP ® ) Executive Committee is pleased to an...
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Supreme Court to Hear Case for Greater PBM Oversight »
There is an important case coming before the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) that will impact pharmacy greatly...
Thursday, January 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alabama Opioid Council Provides its Annual Report to Governor Ivey »
The Alabama Opioid Overdose and Addiction Council has provided its 2019 REPORT  to Governor Kay Ivey. The council...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help Increase HPV Vaccination Rates »
As a clinician, there is nothing more important than safeguarding the health of your patients. Currently, human papillomav...
Thursday, October 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAOA-NCL Toolkit to Educate Consumers Around Prescription Opioid Safety »
Allied Against Opioid Abuse partners with the National Consumers League    The national education...

AL Board of Pharmacy Updates
Wednesday, June 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CE Requirements and Audits »
During the June 2019 Board of Pharmacy meeting, CE audits and fines were discussed. 680-X-2-.36 (8) has conflicting v...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ALBOP Clarification on Partial Fills of CIIs and Transfers »
ALBOP Clarification on Partial Fills of CIIs and Transfers The Alabama Board of Pharmacy has provided clarification ab...

Alabama Medicaid ALERT
Tuesday, November 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Cumulative Daily MME Limit - MME Decrease »
Effective December 2, 2019, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will implement hard edits on cumulative daily MME claims exceeding...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
6/25/19 - Opioid Cumulative Daily Morphine Milligram Equivalents (MME) Limit – MME Decrease »
Effective August 1, 2019, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will implement hard edits on cumulative daily MME claims exceedi...
Monday, October 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Alert: Short Acting Opioid Naïve Limits »
Effective November 1, 2018, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will begin implementing limits on short - acting op...

APA Event News
Wednesday, April 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
April Regional Meetings Coming to Anniston and Cullman »
Coming Soon to a Town Near You! APA to Hold Regional Meetings Throughout the Year - Beginning in April 2018&nbs...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Make Plans to Join APA for Mardi Gras in June! »
Make Plans to Join APA for We couldn't be so close to the home of America's original Mardi Gras without cel...

APA Monthly Reminders
Tuesday, February 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Tuesday, December 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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DEA News
Friday, March 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA's Response to COVID-19 »
DEA is protecting the nation’s prescription drug supply chain WASHINGTON  – During the unprecedented health eme...
Monday, November 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA issues warning over counterfeit prescription pills from Mexico »
WASHINGTON – The Drug Enforcement Administration is alerting the public of dangerous counterfeit pills killing American...
Wednesday, October 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA announces additional regulatory steps to address opioid epidemic »
WASHINGTON –  The Drug Enforcement Administration today announced proposed regulations to improve DEA’s ability to o...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Federal Register Notice - Interim Rule Placement of two drugs into Schedule IV »
Federal Register Notices Placement of Brexanolone in Schedule IV ACTION: Interim final rule, with reque...
Monday, May 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA's 17th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day has highest-ever partner participation »
April's Take Back Day sets all-time records for law enforcement partners and collection sites WASHINGTON - With enthus...

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