MPARX

Maine Pharmacy Association

Maine Pharmacy Association Advocates for Provider Status: HR 592/S314

HR 592/S314 “Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act” is one of the most important legislative initiatives for the profession of pharmacy. HR 592 and the Senate companion bill S314 would amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include pharmacists as providers thereby enabling patient access to, and payment for pharmacy services.  Currently, […]

Fall 2015 Convention, Trade Show and Awards Banquet

September 11th – 13th Hollywood Casino Bangor, Maine   Come join your colleagues in Bangor for a weekend filled with a wide variety of CE programming, professional networking, and celebration of our profession. All programming is completely ACPE-accredited through the University of New England.       Exhibitors:  Please click here for exhibitor information. PROGRAMMING […]

2015 Scholarship Golf Scramble

Join us for our 2015 Scholarship Golf Scramble ! Where: Val Halla Country Club When: Saturday, August 15, 2015 Shotgun start 1pm Includes  18 holes of golf on a championship course, golf cart, BBQ dinner at Rachel’s on the Green! Cost: Single Golfer:  $110.00 Foursome:  $400.00 Dinner Only:  $35.00 Corporate or personal hole sponsorship: $75 – includes […]

Pharmacist and Student Contingent Attend LD 141 Hearing

The pharmacist and student pharmacist contingent who attended the joint House/Senate hearing at the Cross State Office Building in Augusta (2/24) on LD 141 “An Act to Amend the Definition of ‘Health Care Practitioner’ in the Maine Health Security Act to Include Pharmacists” which was introduced by Representative Paul Chace.    Many individuals testified in favor of the […]

STATEMENT FROM THE RETAIL ASSOCIATION OF MAINE AND THE MAINE PHARMACY ASSOCIATION REGARDING US DISTRICT COURT RULING IN FOREIGN PHARMACEUTICAL IMPORTATION CASE

For Immediate Release, February 24, 2015 On Monday, February 23, 2015, Judge Nancy Torresen ruled in favor of our case against the State of Maine (Ouellette, et al vs. Mills) regarding the importation of medications from specific foreign countries. Judge Torresen ruled definitively in our favor that the Maine law passed in 2012 (LD 171, […]

About MPARX

We are the first professional state pharmacy association in the country. The Maine Pharmacy Association has been serving the interests of Maine pharmacy since 1867.

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  • Our goal is to provide valuable information to all health care providers.

    The Maine Pharmacy Association has been serving the interests of Maine pharmacy since 1867. We are the first professional state pharmacy association in the country.

    Pharmacists join the MPA realizing that they can accomplish more for their profession through an association than as individuals. Rules, regulations, legislative issues and the practice of pharmacy are changing on a daily basis. The MPA will help make this evolution a rewarding experience for the individual pharmacist, pharmacy or technician.

    The Maine Pharmacy Association offers strength and professionalism through association. We invite you to join with your professional colleagues to enhance the progress of pharmacy in Maine.

    ” Every man owes a part of his time and money to the business or industry in which he is engaged. No man has a moral right to withhold his support from an organization that is striving to improve conditions within his sphere.”

    -Theodore Roosevelt

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