Proposed Law To Address Opioid Addiction

"Legislation scheduled for introduction during the 2018 Legislature will impact health care professionals who prescribe or dispense opiates," said Richard Stevens, WVPA Executive Director and Lobbyist. Titled Opioid Reduction Act, the proposed legislation calls for a variety of actions by [Read more...]

Pharmacy Audit Integrity Act Enacted Into Law

One of the proposed laws most sought-after by the West Virginia Pharmacists Association during 2017 was Senate Bill 522 - the Pharmacy Audit Integrity Act - which was passed by lawmakers during the last days of the session, then signed into law by Governor Jim Justice.   The intent of the bill was [Read more...]