Press Releases


APhA stands in solidarity with pharmacy teams serving the health care needs of Ukrainian citizens

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Board of Trustees issued the following statement in support of the pharmacy teams serving the health care and humanitarian needs of Ukrainian citizens:

Pharmacist groups call on Biden Administration to remove limits on prescribing COVID treatments

Modification to EUAs for Oral Antivirals Needed to Achieve Potential of “Test to Treat” Initiative

WASHINGTON, D.C—Today, 14 pharmacy organizations urged the Biden Administration to remove barriers preventing pharmacists from ordering oral antivirals and expand patient access to the “Test to Treat” initiative announced last week during the State of the Union.

New Study: Medicare could save seniors billions by fixing Part D incentives

WASHINGTON, DC and BESSEMER, AL—Plan sponsors and PBMs who manage prescription drug benefits under Medicare Part D are shifting costs and risks to America’s seniors and taxpayers by artificially inflating prescription drug costs at the pharmacy counter, according to a groundbreaking new study released today.

President Biden’s new "Test to Treat" initiative recognizes pharmacies, but barriers should be removed

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) made the following statement today in response to the State of the Union address on Tuesday, March 1.

APhA2022 General Sessions topics and speakers announced

Sessions to focus on better care for patients and patient care through innovation

WASHINGTON, DC—APhA2022, the American Pharmacists Association’s 2022 Annual Meeting & Exposition, has announced the speakers and topics for its two general sessions. APhA2022 will be an in-person event held March 18–21, 2022, at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio, TX.