NCPDP webinars provide timely insight on critical healthcare business issues, compliance with ever-changing healthcare regulations, and successful implementation of NCPDP standards to realize their full benefit.
Available at a discounted price to members, our webinars typically offer CE hours for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians and focus on the hot topics within the industry. Recent webinar topics included, New Year, New Administration: What's in Store for Healthcare, NCPDP Leadership Opportunities Webinar Presented by NCPDP University, Simplifying patient access through technology and EHR Integration. These and other archived webinars are available for purchase on the right-hand column of this page.
Please check back frequently to see an updated list of upcoming webinars.
- Apr 04, 2019 12:00 PM ET
- In June 2018, CMS adopted a three-pronged approach to address prevention and treatment of opioid addiction within the Medicare community, which led to the development of a series of Opioid Overutilization Initiatives designed to stem over prescribing of opioid pain medications. In response to these new rules, which took effect January 1, 2019, NCPDP provided new guidance in its Telecommunication Version D and Above Questions, Answers and Editorial Updates document to illustrate how to use the Telecommunication Standard’s transactions to properly prescribe opioids based on these new rules.