Press Releases


More Than 130 Healthcare Groups Express Support for Legislation Expanding Medicare Patients’ Access to Pharmacist Services

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, more than 130 healthcare groups applauded the introduction of the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act (S. 1362, H.R. 2759), legislation that will ensure that Medicare beneficiaries in medically underserved areas have access to pharmacists’ primary care services.

Vast Majority of Pharmacists Surveyed Are Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A nationwide survey of pharmacists has found that 88% of respondents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and that more than 9 in 10 (92%) said they plan to or have already been vaccinated.

Walgreens to Sponsor APhA Institute on Substance Use Disorders

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Pharmacists Association announced today that Walgreens will serve as a lead sponsor of the APhA Institute on Substance Use Disorders

Valerie Prince, Alabama Pharmacist, Elected APhA President-Elect for 2022-2023

Two At-Large Trustees and Honorary President Also Elected

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the election of Valerie Prince, PharmD, FAPhA, BCPS of Odenville, AL, as 2022–2023 APhA President-elect.

APhA Establishes New Fund to Advance Pharmacy’s Interests

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the formation of a fund that will support legal, legislative, and regulatory actions on behalf of pharmacy and the patients who rely on pharmacists’ care.