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Tuesday, September 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
LABP Re-Issues Emergency Rules »
The Louisiana Board of Pharmacy has re-Issued the following emergency rules:    Project 2015-4 ~ Compoun...
Friday, September 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
APhA Hosts Diabetes Care Certificate Training Program »
APhA’s The Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care certificate training program (5th Edition) is an intensive ed...
Friday, September 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
ULM 2015 PharmD Career Fair »
The University of Louisiana at Monroe School of Pharmacy will hold its 2015 Pharm.D. Career Fair on Thursday, Octobe...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Emergency Rules Released »
The following Emergency Alerts were released on June 9, 2015: Department of Health and Hospitals: Board of Pharmacy - C...
Monday, January 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHH to Host Bayou Health Teleconference for Providers »
The following information has been released by Bayou Health.   DHH to Host Bayou Health Teleconference for Pro...
Friday, October 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get Smart About Antibiotics Week 2014 November 17-23 »
This information has been released by the CDC.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Get Smart:...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ebola Preparedness - DHH Publishes "Could it be Ebola?" Poster »
The following information is from the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Emergency Operations Center (DHH EOC)....
Friday, October 3, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ULM pharmacy team earn first-ever international patent »
Congratulations to the ULM pharmacy team for earning the first-ever international patent!!  Click here to view t...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
How To Start Your HRT Compounding Practice »
  HRT: How to get started Get the knowledge you need to grow your pharmacy with HRT...
Friday, August 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Award Nominations »
The following has been released by APhA The APhA Awards and Honors Program is the profession’s most comprehensive recog...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New State and Federal Requirements for Certain Controlled Substances »
The following information has been released by the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy The 2014 Louisiana Legislature adopted s...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Message from NCPA »
The following information has been released by NCPA   National Community Pharmacy 2014 Cost of Dispensing Study N...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Notice of Rulemaking Activity »
The following information has been released by The Louisiana Board of Pharmacy The Board has filed a Notice of Intent f...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joseph Adams of Covington Installed as NABP President »
The following information has been released by the  National Association of Boards of Pharmacy Joseph L. Adams, RP...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Makes Improvements to Medicare Drug and Health Plans »
Released by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services CMS makes improvements to Medicare drug and health plans...
Thursday, May 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
PTCB Adds New Patient Safety CE Requirement for Recertification »
The following information has been released by PTCB. PTCB has announced that certified pharmacy technicians...
Friday, May 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS proposes updates re: wage index and payment rates for Hospice Benefit - Comment by July 1 »
CMS proposes updates to the wage index and payment rates for the Medicare Hospice Benefit     FOR IMM...
Thursday, May 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bayou Health releases Information re Preventative Care and IZ Administration Code Edits »
Bayou Health updated an Informational Bulletin for providers today . See Informational Bulletin 13-1...
Monday, April 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Reminder: Discontinue dispensing combination drug products with >325 mg of acetaminophen/dosage »
The following information has been r eleased by LA Board of Pharmacy. FDA reminds pharmacists to stop dispensing...
Friday, April 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
8th DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event »
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is on April 26 th from 10am-2pm.   Local law enforcement agencies...
Thursday, April 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy Organizations Urge Delay of AMP-Based FUL Implementation »
In a letter to US Department of Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, a group of pharmacy stakeholders...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
USP Proposes New General Chapter »
USP has proposed General Chapter <800> Hazaradous Drugs - Handling in Healthcare Settings. The following information...
Monday, April 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Ensures Higher Value and Quality for Medicare Health and Drug Plans »
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the 2015 rate announcement and final call letter for Medicar...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Seeking Volunteers »
The following information is being shared on behalf of the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Over 200,000 Medical Reserve Corp...
Thursday, March 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
USP Seeks Input: Name Confusion between Hydromorphone and Morphine »
USP seeks input:  Name confusion between Hydromorphone and Morphine Name confusion between hydromor...
Thursday, February 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACPE Releases Draft Standards for Pharmacy Professional Programs »
The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) has released the Draft Revised Standards for the Professional Pr...
Thursday, February 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
USP Releases Medicare Model Guidelines »
Medicare Model Guidelines for Part D Benefit Updated by USP USP Members and Observers may be interested to know that...
Monday, February 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New PMP Reporting System »
The Louisiana Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) has transitioned to a new vendor (Optimum Technology) effective Februa...
Friday, February 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Diabetes Program for Patients »
The American Diabetes Association has developed a free program, Living with Type 2 Diabetes , for patients and health car...
Wednesday, February 5, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CVS/Pharmacy to Stop Selling Tobacco Products »
CVS/pharmacy will stop selling cigarettes and all tobacco products at its more than 7,600 stores nationwide by October 1,...
Tuesday, January 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
APhA Upgrades Association Management System »
APhA is upgrading its Association Management System on February 3rd.  The new system will support a full range of bus...
Saturday, December 7, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
LaHistory: Dudley LeBlanc and the Hadacol Boogie »
A fun read about Dudley LeBlanc and hadacol was published in LaPolitics.   Click here to view the article.
Thursday, December 5, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
PTCB Launches New Practice Test »
PTCB’s new Practice Test is designed to familiarize candidates with the PTCE. It is built according to the same con...
Wednesday, December 4, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Resource from CDC on Pharmacists in Team Based Care »
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a set of tools to inform health care providers ,...
Saturday, October 26, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA: FDA Move to Restrict Hydrocodone Products Could Harm Patients »
The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) issued the following statement in response to news that the Foo...

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