National Resources
National Organizations

American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
Toolkit for Pharmacists Month
National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA)
National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA)
National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS)


General Chapter <797> Revisions 2015
General Chapter <800>
NIOSH List of Antineoplastic and Other Hazardous Drugs in Healthcare Settings, 2014 
USP 2025 Strategy 


Ebola Outbreak 2014

Resources from RxResponse

Procedural Guidance on the Proper Packaging of Ebola Suspected Waste
Guidelines for the Initial Management of Patients in Emergency Departments with Suspected Ebola Virus Disease
Ebola FAQs
Ebola Detection Card
Ebola Screening for Healthcare Providers
Ebola Screening for EMS

FDA Issues some Emergency Use Authorizations for Ebola Tests

The FDA has issued emergency use authorizations for new tests that allow hospitals with the right equipment to screen symptomatic patients' blood and urine samples for Ebola and receive results in about an hour.   Click here for more.

Rapid Ebola Test available for hospitals
Click here for more.

2015 CMS Proposed Rule

Click here for information on the Part D Plan.
Click here for information on the Medicare Advantage Capitation Rates
Click here for Tavenner's letter to Congress

USP Prescription Container Labeling Standard
Changes to HIPAA Requirements September 2013 

Information on S. 959 (Compounding Bill)

Compounding Pedigree Bill Before Congress information sheet
Grassroots Alert

Compounding Hearings May 2013

Dr. Janet Woodcock , Director, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Silver Spring, MD
Carmen S. Catizone , Executive Director, National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, Mount Prospect, IL
Allan Coukell , Director, Medical Programs, The Pew Charitable Trusts, Washington, DC
David G. Miller , Executive Vice President and CEO, International Academy of Compounding Pharmacy, Missouri City, TX
Dr. Kasey K. Thompson , Vice President, Office of Policy, Planning and Communications, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Bethesda, MD