Press Releases


American Pharmacists Association applauds bipartisan federal legislation to combat COVID-19, improve patient equity, and respond to future public health threats

New bill will ensure patient access to essential care and services by pharmacists

WASHINGTON, DC—To ensure Medicare patients can continue to access essential care and services provided by pharmacists, the American Pharmacists Association, a lead partner in the Future of Pharmacy Care Coalition, strongly supports the Equitable Community Access to Pharmacist Services Act (ECAPS).


APhA and NASPA release first Pharmacy Workplace and Well-being Reporting (PWWR) findings

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) released the first Pharmacy Workplace and Well-being Reporting (PWWR) trends and findings report today.

APhA: Pharmacist burnout hits breaking point, impacting patient safety

The Board of Trustees of the American Pharmacists Association issued the following statement today:

We have heard loud concerns of overwhelmed pharmacists in busy pharmacies. We have also heard of potential pharmacist protests to their employers in the form of a sickout.