On Thursday, May 7, a
letter signed by Good Neighbor Pharmacy (GNP) and more than 240 patient and
provider groups, trade associations, and healthcare companies, was sent to
Congressional leadership urging immediate action on DIR fee reform.
The letter was commended by an extensive pharmacy
coalition including: The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA);
National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS); American Society of
Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP); National Association of Specialty Pharmacists
(NASP); The Food Industry Association (FMI); National Grocers Association
(NGA); American Pharmacists Association (APhA); and the National Alliance of
State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA).
A press release issued with the letter is available at this