MPARX

Maine Pharmacy Association

2017 Scholarship Golf Scramble

Join us for our 2017 Scholarship Golf Scramble ! Where: Val Halla Country Club When: Saturday, August 12, 2017 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 […]

LD6 and LD44 Are Successfully Moving Through the Legislative Process

Good news!!  Two bills, LD 6, an “An Act to Prohibit Insurance Carriers from Retroactively Reducing Payment on Clean Claims Submitted by Pharmacies” and LD 455, “An Act Relating to the Provision of Smoking Cessation Services by Pharmacists” are moving through the legislature process. LD 6, an “An Act to Prohibit Insurance Carriers from Retroactively Reducing Payment on […]

Achievement Award Nominations

MPA would like your assistance in nominating persons worthy of these honors to be recognized at the Sesquicentennial Awards Ceremony at the Holiday Inn By the Bay, October 13-15, 2017.  To nominate a person, please complete the nomination form and submit by June 1, 2016. MPA Award Nomination Form **NEW** Douglas H. Kay Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award Sponsored […]

IMPORTANT Augusta Legislative Update – Time to Advocate!

NOW is the time to advocate for your profession!  Details about how YOU can get involved are outlined below. I’m delighted to report that a date for a public hearing has been set for LD 572, An Act to Amend the Laws Governing the Practice of Pharmacy, and LD 456, An Act to Increase Access to […]

CDC OPIOID PRESCRIBING GUIDELINE MOBILE APP

Opioids can have serious risks and side effects, and CDC developed the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain to encourage safer, more effective chronic pain management. CDC’s new Opioid Guideline App makes it easier to apply the recommendations into clinical practice by putting the entire guideline, tools, and resources in the palm of […]

ALL pharmacy professionals, including retail, hospital, and education, are encouraged to join. With increased membership, we will have a stronger voice in protecting your profession and be more effective at enhancing education opportunities.

The Benefits of Membership

Advocacy on Legislation effecting the profession

MPA will continue to advocate for Provider Status both locally and nationally.  Provider Status does not change the scope of practice but will allow for compensation for the service of a pharmacist as a healthcare provider.

Your voice in Pharmacy

MPA is a recognized and respected voice for pharmacy. Input is sought from membership, and action is taken to enhance and protect your profession.

Professional Development Opportunities

MPA coordinates events which include live ACPE approved CE credits. Significant discounts are given to members to these events.

Communication of Pharmacy News

Email updates on issues affecting all aspects of pharmacy. Membership provides access to members only areas of MPARX.com

Pride in your Profession

Annually, the association recognizes individuals for their contributions to pharmacy through national awards at our Fall Convention.

Support Future Pharmacist

Members come together at the Annual Golf tournament to support our Student Scholarship program. This past year, $4000.00 in scholarships was awarded to Maine Pharmacy Students.

 Join today!

The levels for a full year of membership are as follows:

Pharmacists: $100.00

Retired Pharmacists: $50.00

Technicians: $25.00

Pharmacy Students: $10.00 *You can join the Maine Pharmacy Association through your APhA-ASP chapter at school. See your faculty advisor for details!

First Year Pharmacists: Free*  Send email to mparxinfo@gmail.com to activate free membership.


Memberships



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