Press Releases


APhA Commends Biden Administration’s Announcement of Actions to Address Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Vulnerabilities

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) commends the Biden administration’s announcement of new actions to address vulnerabilities in the pharmaceutical supply chain and strengthen our nation’s drug supply.

APhA Academies and Special Interest Groups Announce 2021 Election Results

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the results of elections for the Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Science (APhA-APRS), Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management (APhA-APPM), and the APhA-APPM Special Interest Groups.

Pharmacy Coalition Praises Legislation to Relieve Patients and Pharmacies from Pharmacy DIR Fees

Urges Congress to pass legislation to reduce patients’ out-of-pocket costs and to prevent pharmacy closures jeopardizing patient access

Washington, D.C. – With pharmacy access top-of-mind due to the pandemic and with drug-pricing concerns remaining a national policy priority

More Than 130 Healthcare Groups Express Support for Legislation Expanding Medicare Patients’ Access to Pharmacist Services

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, more than 130 healthcare groups applauded the introduction of the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act (S. 1362, H.R. 2759), legislation that will ensure that Medicare beneficiaries in medically underserved areas have access to pharmacists’ primary care services.

Vast Majority of Pharmacists Surveyed Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A nationwide survey of pharmacists has found that 88% of respondents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and that more than 9 in 10 (92%) said they plan to or have already been vaccinated.