Our Government Affairs department is dedicated to keeping you informed of all the latest legislative changes impacting the pharmaceutical industry.
The Government Affairs Department provides a proactive and effective process through which H. D. Smith communicates and influences healthcare policy with state and federal government officials.
H. D. Smith is your policy advocate, working to increase involvement and awareness on behalf of community pharmacies across the country. Through the use of coalition building, strategic networking and lobbying efforts, we venture to foster policy that elevates the healthcare community.
We are committed to keeping our customers informed about the latest Government Affairs developments. We provide a stream of communications to ensure our customers are aware and educated about policy changes that impact the business of pharmacy.
As the debate continues over the future direction of healthcare policy, H. D. Smith shares the most current and relevant information as it becomes available. This website is a resource for articles, legislative and regulatory summaries and links to additional resources to help community pharmacies understand the impact new policies will have on their operations.
As the debate continues over the future direction of healthcare policy, H. D. Smith posts the most current and relevant healthcare policy information as it becomes available.
Recent Government Affairs News & Announcements
The following links are provided as additional resources for gathering information pertaining to the impact of legislation on the healthcare community.
American Hospital Association
American Pharmacists Association
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Generic Pharmaceutical Association
Healthcare Distribution Alliance
National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
National Association of Wholesalers
National Community Pharmacists Association
The White House
United States House of Representatives
United States Senate
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