Policy Resource Center
The Academy provides many resources to assist members in staying at the forefront of the managed care pharmacy profession. These resources include professional practice advisories, AMCP position statements, issue briefs, reports, whitepapers, a Daily Dose email briefing of relevant managed care pharmacy news stories, peer-reviewed articles in the Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy, and a monthly Legislative/Regulatory Briefing. In addition, AMCP provides members with exclusive access to databases and tracking services that provide analysis and documentation on health care reform implementation and federal and state legislative initiatives.
Contact your State Advocacy Coordinators to get involved in advocacy efforts in your state.
AMCP participates in a number of coalitions on behalf of managed care pharmacy. Coalitions allow AMCP’s voice to be heard on a broader range of issues. In addition, by joining with other’s and using our shared knowledge and expertise we are more efficient and effective.
- Policy Position Handouts
These one or two page documents summarize AMCP’s policy position. AMCP members can give these documents to lawmakers, their staff, or other public policy professionals to assist in advocacy efforts.
- Public Policy Issues Toolkits
AMCP is posting resource materials in the form of public policy issue toolkits in an effort to provide Academy members with information about specific issues being considered by state legislatures and the United States Congress.
- Talking Points
AMCP’s talking points documents are intended to assist AMCP members in grassroots advocacy efforts. AMCP members can use these issue-specific documents to guide their discussions with lawmakers and staff.