• Recognition

    American Pharmacists Month

    #APhM2018 is a time to recognize pharmacists’ contributions to health care and all they can do for their communities. Pharmacists are Easy to Reach and Ready to Help!

    APM Resources
  • Nebraska MEDS

    Drug Disposal

    Every Day is Take-back Day in Nebraska. Find a participating pharmacy near you.

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  • Educate

    Shaping Future Pharmacists

    The NPA is proud to be a rotation site for student pharmacists. This month, we welcome UNMC PharmD Candidates, Yangyang Gao and Dane Ewald.

  • Membership

    Stay Connected

    Thriving in the ever-changing field of pharmacy can take your full focus. Pharmacists do not have to operate in a vacuum. The staff at the NPA puts reliable information resources right at your fingertips every day so you can dial down the pressure and be confident that you are keeping up on the latest.

    Join Today
  • Advocate

    Advocating on your behalf

    NPA CEO, Joni Cover; NPA Member and Legislative Committee Member, Travis Maloley, PharmD; Senator Matt Williams; and NPA Member and Nebraska Board of Pharmacy member, Patty Gollner, PharmD.

    State Legislation
Legislative Day at the State Capitol

Advocate

You have a voice and can be heard in many different ways at the state and federal level. With your involvement, we will remain a viable resource to support our members far into the future.

Educate

We offer continuing pharmacy education opportunities across many practice areas. Members receive unlimited access to members-only resources.

Connect

We connect members to one another and to resources like our career center, links to partner
sites, the Nebraska Drug Utilization Review (DUR) and Nebraska MEDS programs.

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Our Value

We serve as a primary source to educate our members, advocate on their behalf, and connect them to resources and one another.

You Matter

We respond to our members directly, answering calls right away. We believe in our mission which is all about helping and supporting you and the pharmacy profession.

Nebraska Impact

We encourage your participation to help strengthen networking and mentoring to ensure that we meet the needs for all of our diverse members.

Building Community

We have a greater collective impact when we gather candid feedback from our members, former members, and professionals who have not yet joined our association.

News & Events


Education, Meetings and Events Calendar

 

OSHA Training Webinar

The Tennessee Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation is offering a webinar that meets all of OSHA’s training requirements including the live component.  NPA members can receive special program pricing. Click here to register.
• October 29, 2018, 12:00 pm CT
• October 30, 2018, 6:00 pm CT
 

American Pharmacists Month (APhM)

Get in the spirit of October's American Pharmacists Month with a variety of APhM branded materials to choose from. It’s easy to participate with a variety of graphics for printing and sharing on social media. Details about the campaign theme and a guide on how to use branded materials can be found here. Everyone should know about the important work pharmacists do every day. Have fun and be sure to promote what you’re doing on social media. Pharmacists are Easy to Reach and Ready to Help!
• October 21-27 National Hospital & Health System Pharmacy Week

@APhAPharmacists
#APhM2018
#PharmacistCare
#PharmacistMonth
 

DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

October 27th is the next National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, but there is no need to wait until October 27 because every day is a drug take-back in Nebraska. Drug disposal is not limited to prescriptions only but includes over-the-counter medications such as aspirin and vitamins as well. Click here to find a list of pharmacies offering drug take-back every day.
 

Nebraska Naloxone Standing Order

The statewide standing order for naloxone dispensing has been updated to include Dr. Tom Safranek (replacing Dr. Tom Williams) as the collaborating physician. The standing order is valid until August 10, 2019.
 

NPA 2019 Annual Convention

The NPA 2019 Annual Convention will be held on Friday, July 19th and Saturday, July 20th, at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel in Lincoln, Nebraska. Mark your calendar!

 

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