Legislative and Regulatory Update: Implications for Pharmacists


Ready to respond to changing laws and regulations that can affect your practice? Attend this session for the latest information on federal legislation, including the federal provider status initiative. You’ll also learn about federal efforts to combat prescription drug abuse, improve Medicare, and implement the Drug Quality and Security Act.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. List examples of recent federal legislative activity that impact the practice of pharmacy.
  2. Describe new federal regulations and activities related to the practice of pharmacy.
  3. State the current efforts at the federal level to reimburse pharmacists for their services.

Joint Providership

Cosponsored by the American Society for Pharmacy Law.

Jenna Ventresca, JD
Director, Health Policy
American Pharmacists Association
Michael Baxter, Director
Director, Regulatory Affairs
American Pharmacists Association
Alicia Kerry
Alicia Kerry Mica, .
Senior Lobbyist
American Pharmacists Association
Learning Level: Level 2
Pathway: Provider Status
Track: Pharmacy Law and Regulations, Community-Based Pharmacy Practice, Advanced New Practitioner
Session Time Slot(s): 
Saturday, March 23
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Washington State Convention Center - Room 608-609
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-042-L03-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .2
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-042-L03-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .2
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