Advocacy is not simply important-it's essential. Even if you think things are just fine the way they are. That's because advocacy doesn’t just have the power to make things better, it can also protect things from changing for the worse.
As a pharmacist and a constituent, you have a tremendous influence with your members of Congress. Jump start your political involvement today with our easy-to-use resources.
Join the Provider Status Team
The wait is over! Legislation, H.R. 4190 [PDF], is now in the House of Representatives that allows pharmacy to take its most significant step towards provider status in nearly two decades. As a pharmacist and a constituent, you have tremendous influence with your members of Congress. It is more important than ever for you to reach out to your elected officials so that they understand how H.R. 4190, will help you improve patient care for some of our nation’s most vulnerable patients. Learn more
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Nicholas J. Gentile
Director, State Grassroots Advocacy and Political Action
ASHP Government Affairs Division