NCPA Committee on Technology and Communications
This committee addresses the issues and opportunities faced by independent pharmacists as they assess and implement new technologies in their pharmacy practices. The committee provides guidance to the association on effective communication media for the independent community message.
- Chair: Jeff Harrell, Ilwaco, Washington
NCPA Special Committee on Compounding
This committee addresses issues relating to the practice of pharmacy compounding. Issues include the inherent right of pharmacists to compound drugs, legal and legislative concerns and guidance and education to enhance the practice of furnishing medications to patients with special needs.
- Chair: Lea Wolsoncroft, Birmingham, Alabama
NCPA Committee on Long Term Care
This committee addresses issues and opportunities relating to the provision of pharmacy services by independent pharmacists to patients in the long-term care and related settings. It also addresses regulation of long term care services and educational issues affecting the market. The committee also provides guidance on NCPA's services to members in the long term care field
- Chair: Rick Steinhauser, New Brighton, Minnesota
NCPA Committee on Management and Multiple Locations
This committee addresses issues and opportunities relating to the management of independent community pharmacies. The committee addresses useful guidance to NCPA's members on ownership, operation and transition opportunities.
- Co-Chair: Beverly Schaeffer, Seattle, Washington
- Co-Chair: Joe Lech, Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
NCPA Committee on National Legislation and Government Affairs
This committee addresses the issues and opportunities of independent pharmacists as they relate to federal legislation and regulation.
- Chair: Hugh Chancy, Hahira, Georgia
NCPA Committee on Pharmacy Payment Programs
This committee addresses the issues and opportunities of independent community pharmacy as they relate to public and private payers.
- Chair: Justin Wilson, Midwest City, Oklahoma
NCPA Committee on Professional and Practice Issues
This committee addresses initiatives to promote patient-centered and financially viable pharmacy programs to optimize therapy outcomes, and equip pharmacists with the skills necessary to deliver MTM services.
- Chair: Joe Moose, Concord, North Carolina
NCPA Committee on State Legislation
This committee addresses the issues and opportunities of independent pharmacists as they relate to state legislation and regulation.
- Chair: Brian Caswell, Baxter Springs, Kansas
NCPA Committee on State Regulatory Affairs
This committee addresses the issues and opportunities of independent pharmacists as they relate to state regulatory issues.
- Chair: Michele Belcher, Grants Pass, Oregon
NCPA Special Committee on the NCPA Foundation
This committee focuses on enhancing the effectiveness of the NCPA Foundation and ways the foundation can serve as a resource for the public and NCPA.
- Chair: Jeff Carson, San Antonio, Texas