New Step Therapy Protocol Law Effective 2018

"Step therapy protocol" means a protocol or program that establishes the specific sequence in which prescription drugs for a specified medical condition, and medically appropriate for a particular patient, are covered by a health plan issuer or health benefit plan. "Step therapy override [Read more...]

National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), an annual observance to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. Pharmacists are key to raising awareness about the important role vaccines play in preventing serious, sometimes deadly, diseases across the lifespan, [Read more...]

Annual Convention Highlights

The West Virginia Pharmacists Association's 111th Annual Convention is scheduled for August 17 and 18, 2018, at the Charleston Marriott Hotel in Charleston. To kickoff the meeting, pharmacists can earn their required drug diversion continuing education course Friday evening, August 17, from 6:00 [Read more...]