A survey conducted by the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) revealed that almost all independent pharmacies experience significant increase in drug acquisition cost while reimbursements are not simultaneously adjusted to reflect the increase. Often, reimbursements are adjusted but with remarkable delays. When pharmacies appeal these MAC reimbursements and delays in adjusting generic pricing, the appeals

Please join me for a live webinar, “Opioids and Other Controlled Substances: Minimizing the Risks in Prescribing, Dispensing and Administering” scheduled for Wednesday, April 17, 1:00pm-2:30pm EDT.

I will be speaking on new regulations and practices pertaining to TeleHealth and e-prescribing. My co-speakers include: Kerry B. Harvey, Member at Dickinson Wright; Lindsay P. Holmes,

I am pleased to announce that I will be speaking in an upcoming Strafford live webinar, “Opioids and Other Controlled Substances: Minimizing the Risks in Prescribing, Dispensing and Administering” scheduled for Wednesday, April 17, 1:00pm-2:30pm EDT.

Because of your affiliation with my firm, you are eligible to attend this program at half off. As

I am pleased to announce that I will be speaking in an upcoming Strafford live webinar, “Prescription Audits: When the DEA or AG Come Knocking” scheduled for Wednesday, August 22, 1:00pm-2:30pm EDT.

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and state attorneys general (AGs) are increasing scrutiny on medical providers at all levels who are involved in

I will be discussing hot topics in controlled substances prescribing, administering, and dispensing at the next ABA Health Law conference on June 8th in Chicago. A DEA’s special agent in charge will join me and will describe new trends in DEA’s audits, registration, and explain some red flags that can put you on the DEA’s

Yesterday I attended the biggest pharmacy conference I’ve ever been to – APhA’s annual conference with around 6,000 attendees.  This year it happened to be in my home city, San Francisco, and I decided to take advantage and do a short presentation on the PBM updates during the Pharmacy Planning Services’ (PPSI) breakfast. In a