To help facilitate access to our nation’s nearly 70,000 retail pharmacies, PBMs are actively providing information to RxOpen, a central hub created after Hurricane Katrina to help promote uniform, consistent supply-chain information for stakeholders. PBMs also are supporting policy solutions that ease operational barriers and help empower pharmacy professionals to support our nation’s COVID-19 response.

PCMA echoes the recommendations of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, National Community Pharmacists Associations, National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations, and others in asking states or their Boards of Pharmacy to provide pharmacy professionals and others facilitating access to pharmacy care with increased workflow flexibility, including by:

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