Commonly Requested Resources

Medicare Resources
Special NCPA Advocacy Center Update- CMS Issues Final 2019 Medicare Part D Rule and Call Letter

Fight Fraud by Guarding Your Medicare Number

Medicare Part D Fraud, Waste, and Abuse FAQ

For more information on Medicare Part D, please visit http://www.medicare.gov/default.aspx.

 

Medicaid Resources
Medicaid Prescription Drugs- Covered Outpatient Drug Rule CMS-2345-FC

Medicaid Bulletin on Updated PDL

Medicaid Bulletin on Mandatory NPI

Medicaid Bulletin on New Provider Screening Requirements

Medicaid Claim Filing Limits

April 7 Medicaid Bulletin on Rate Reduction  

The National Association of Medicaid Directors

Health Management Associates

Kaiser Medicaid

 

CDC Resources
Shingles fact sheet 

Vaccination information 

Fact sheet 

 

PEBA Resources
State Employee PEBA Program Info for Independent Pharmacies

 

SC Board of Pharmacy Resources
Pharmacy Practice Act

Prescriptive Authority for PA's

 

Controlled Substance DHEC/DEA  Resources
SCRIPTS (PDMP) Manual

DEA & Pharmacy: Working Together to Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse, by Ruth Carter

Schedule II Control Changes

New Law Regarding Tamper-Resistant Prescription Paper for Controlled Substances- Effective July 16, 2018 

Pharmacy Owners Resources
PBMs Stealing Your Patients?  
Reimbursement Handout for Patients- What PBMs and below cost reimbursements are and what can be done?

Patient Script for Letter

Universal Medication Forms

Pharmacy Fair Audit Law 

Innovative Programs to Combat Pharmacy Theft

 

MTM Resources
Quality Metrics and Value-based Payments (by Samuel Stolpe, PharmD & Hannah Fish, PharmD, CPHQ)

Enhanced MTM in the Evolving Landscape of Payment Reform (by S. Lawrence Kocot)

Connecting Therapies: Taking MTM into the Digital World (by James R. Mault, MD, FACS)

 

Federal Resources
DHEC Bureau of Drug Control’s Enforcement Process

 

 

Influenza Resources

Consumer Resources 
Cough Medicine Abuse

Diabetes and Exercise

Over The Counter Medications

Disposing of Your Medications (Properly dispose of your expired and unused medications.)

Checklist for Talking To Your Pharmacist (Download and print this checklist and use it when talking to your pharmacist.)

ConsumerSafetyGuide.com

This information is brought to you as a public service by the South Carolina Pharmacy Association. Know Your Medicine. Know Your Pharmacist.

 

New Practitioner Resources
Tips For Young Professionals Starting A New Job

Work-Life Balance: Tips to Reclaim Control

5 Tips for Better Work-Life Balance

Basic Steps Toward Work-Life Balance

6 Investing Mistakes Young People Make