Legislation and Regulations Affecting Your Practice

Description

Another year means more new laws and regulations. Which ones affect your practice? Come learn how recent efforts are changing the way we combat prescription drug abuse, improve Medicare, price drugs, and implement the Drug Quality and Security Act. Get the very latest on regulations and federal legislation, including the federal provider status initiative. 

 

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.

Technician 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.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Alicia Kerry
Alicia Kerry Mica, .
Senior Lobbyist
American Pharmacists Association
 
Jenna
Jenna Ventresca, JD
Director, Health Policy
American Pharmacists Association
 
Michael
Michael Baxter, Director
Director, Regulatory Affairs
American Pharmacists Association
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Advanced New Practitioner, Pharmacy Law and Regulations
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Friday, March 20
Time: 
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Room: 
Gaylord National Resort - Chesapeake D-F
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.2
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based