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Jan 23, 2017, 16:30 ET NASP: New Report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Illustrates the Challenges Associated with Direct and Indirect Remuneration (DIR) Fees

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) has just announced its perspective on a recently-released report about DIR from CMS, praising...


Jan 05, 2017, 07:00 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces Leadership Changes for 2017

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™), a non-profit organization representing all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry...


May 26, 2016, 10:38 ET NASP Announces New Specialty Pharmacy Law Conference

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) announced today a new Specialty Pharmacy Law Conference to be held in Washington, DC on...


Oct 27, 2015, 01:37 ET Media Reports Mischaracterize Specialty Pharmacies

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) has released a statement to counter the mischaracterization of specialty pharmacy in recent...


Sep 30, 2015, 11:38 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Launches Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) today announced the launch of the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE). As...


Sep 30, 2015, 10:12 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Initiates Advisory Councils for Major Stakeholders

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced at its Annual Meeting in National Harbor, MD today the creation of Advisory...


Sep 30, 2015, 09:02 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces Leadership Changes for 2016

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced today that the Board of Directors has selected Burt Zweigenhaft as President and...


Apr 30, 2015, 03:45 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education with ProCE

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) and ProCE today announced the NASP Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE). The Center ...


Apr 28, 2015, 11:05 ET Specialty Pharmacy Times Partners With National Association of Specialty Pharmacy to Improve Care for Patients

New and more complex medicines offer better treatments but they also require more of manufacturers, payers, pharmacists and patients. Now Specialty...


Apr 27, 2015, 03:42 ET NASP and SmartBrief Partner on Specialty Pharmacy SmartBrief

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) and SmartBrief recently partnered to deliver a daily newsletter providing the specialty...


Mar 12, 2015, 10:00 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces New Staff Appointments

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced today that Jayson S. Slotnik, MPH, JD has been appointed Health Policy Advisor to...


Mar 10, 2015, 09:00 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces Headquarters Relocation to the Washington, DC Area

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced today that its headquarters has been relocated to the Washington, DC area....


Jan 09, 2014, 05:12 ET NASP Announces 2014 EXPO at Tampa's State-of-the-Art Medical Center

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) hosts its 2014 spring meeting at the University of South Florida's Center for Advanced Medical...


Oct 17, 2013, 11:35 ET IMS Health Report: Delays in Biosimilars Contribute to Rising Specialty Drug Costs

Biosimilar medications, which could have provided relief to the health care system as early as this year, have been delayed and now the demand for...


Sep 26, 2013, 10:17 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) Launches Nationwide Project to Develop Pharmacy Practice Parameters for Specialty Pharmacy Therapeutic Categories

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced today a nationwide, collaborative project to develop pharmacy practice parameters...


May 09, 2013, 12:15 ET Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board™ (SPCB™) Establishes Code of Conduct, Eligibility Requirements and Fees for Certified Specialty Pharmacist™ (CSP™) Program

The Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board™ (SPCB™) announced today that it has established essential policies for the Certified Specialty...


Dec 13, 2012, 09:28 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Collaborate to Support all Specialty Pharmacy Stakeholders by hosting the Inaugural AMCP/NASP Specialty Pharmacy Conference

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) announced today they will collaborate to launch ...