AMCP Foundation announces Best Poster recipients during AMCP 2022. This semiannual competition culminates twice per year at AMCP national meetings, with awards for new practitioners presented in three categories.
During AMCP Foundation's 2022 National P&T Competition, the University of Michigan received the first place prize. The competition convened student pharmacists from around the country to develop a formulary drug monograph, considering evidence gaps; value; health equity; and utilization management tools.
AMCP applauds Senators Moore Capito (R-WV) and Shaheen (D-NH) and Congressmen Thompson (D-CA-5) and McKinley (R-WV-1) on the introduction of the bipartisan Access to Prescription Digital Therapeutics Act.
Mark McClellan, MD, PhD, was recently named 2022 Steven G. Avey Award recipient. The Avey award recognizes a managed care leader for sustained, exemplary, and distinguished service to the practice of pharmacy.
AMCP has recently published a manuscript in the Journal of Managed Care + Specialty Pharmacy (JMCP) focusing on the significant role that health plans, managed care organizations, prescribers, pharmacists, patients, and others have in decreasing the morbidity and mortality associated with opioid overdose.
Nearly 40 experts representing payers, pharmacy benefit managers, integrated delivery systems, patient advocates, academicians, and other key stakeholders in the managed care setting convened for AMCP’s Partnership Forum Addressing Evidence Gaps in the Expedited Review Process: Payer Perspectives.
AMCP is pleased to announce that Jennifer S. Graff, PharmD, has joined the organization as senior director, professional affairs. Dr. Graff will lead strategic efforts for AMCP’s practice-related initiatives and work to advance patient outcomes and medication management strategies.
AMCP, Alliance, and Thirteen Fellow Healthcare Education Organizations announced today the formation of its new CEHp Partners’ Council. Through this formal collaboration, the CEHp Partners’ Council will cultivate a community of peer educational associations who strive to improve continuing education within and across the health professions to meet the ever-changing needs of health care providers and their patients.