NCPA Updates

The NCPA Foundation June Campaign Deemed a Success: Thank You from the NCPA Foundation!

During its June 2009 fundraising campaign, the NCPA Foundation successfully raised $45,950. The NCPA Foundation thanks its campaign donors, especially Apotex Corp. for its generous $20,000 matching grant. The June campaign included a first-ever Virtual Phonathon on June 17 and 18, in which volunteers from across the country contacted colleagues to support the NCPA Foundation. For more information, visit

NCPA Pharmacy Ownership Workshop, Seattle, August 21-23

Now more than ever, you need to know how to run a stronger business and be a better owner. Whether you're ready to start a pharmacy or need to improve your current operations, the NCPA Pharmacy Ownership Workshop is for you. During this intensive 3-day workshop, partially sponsored by Pharmacists Mutual and McKesson, you will learn how to value a pharmacy, gain financing, conduct effective marketing, increase cash flow, and much more! Seats are limited to ensure a high degree of personalized learning and interaction. Register today.

Expand Your Long-Term Care Pharmacy Practice with CAALLTC

According to Medicare, around 9 million people over 65 will need long-term care this year and that number will grow over 30% by the year 2020. And most will be cared for at home by family and friends. During the 2-day NCPA Community Aging, Assisted Living, and Long-Term Care (CAALLTC) Certificate Program, August 28-30 in Minneapolis, you will learn about effective business plans, contracting guidelines, medication therapy management opportunities, marketing patient care services, and more. Register today.