Advocacy in Action Panel Discussion at ThoughtSpot 2017

Aug 02, 2017
AmerisourceBergen is proud to announce that nearly 1,000 letters regarding DIR fees, provider status and pharmacy visits were sent to state and federal representatives during ThoughtSpot 2017—all thanks to the success of the Advocacy in Action events, which included a riveting panel discussion.

Advocacy In Action Panel Discussion

Advocacy in Action Panelists and Moderator

Representative Doug Collins, 9th District of Georgia, and NCPA CEO Doug Hoey, RPh, MBA, were joined by an esteemed group of AmerisourceBergen panelists to discuss the current state of affairs in independent pharmacy and what independent community pharmacists can do to lend their voice to advocate policy change on important issues like Provider Status and
DIR Transparency.

Also participating in the panel, pharmacist Danny Cross, Owner of Southwest Pharmacy and Advanced Medication, and Chairman of the New Mexico Pharmacy Business Council, who shared his experience with a grassroots advocacy initiative in New Mexico and Texas that got results.

The recording can be viewed by clicking here and using this passcode: wearegnp2017. 

If you haven’t already, please join your fellow independent pharmacists, by visiting the Take Action page of this website to send your letters today!