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Pharmacy

NACDS, others urge continued access to pandemic services at pharmacies

NACDS, others urge continued access to pandemic services at pharmacies

ARLINGTON, Va. — On Tuesday, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores  and 93 other patient, public health, and state and national pharmacy groups, signed a letter to the Biden Administration urging “formal clarification from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on potential expiration of pharmacy personnel flexibilities granted during the pandemic.” READ LETTER Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic,

NACDS applauds rule on DIR fee transparency

NACDS applauds rule on DIR fee transparency

ARLINGTON, Va. — NACDS on Monday expressed appreciation for a new federal rule that will help to reduce seniors’ out-of-pocket prescription drug costs by improving transparency of exorbitant direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees imposed by payers on pharmacies. NACDS insists that comprehensive DIR fee reform now depends on further legislative and regulatory action to