ONU Pharmacists - National Community Pharmacists Association Reception
By Wes Houx, Weekend Meteorologist/ Video Journalist - email
This was the National Community Pharmacists Association annual Reception, where pharmacy students discussed topics with Senator Hite, ranging from current legislation affecting health care, to opportunities for student involvement in advocacy and the future of independent pharmacies.
Senator Hite says there is no doubt that smaller family owned pharmacies are dwindling, but he doesn't want to see the communication they had with there patients compromised by chains.
Senator Hite also says laws to help pharmacists expand there scope of practice are in the works.