COVID-19 Resources

In today’s information-centric world, the news about Coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading faster than we can keep up. VPhA is closely monitoring developments and sharing important alerts as they become available.

As COVID-19 continues to impact communities nationwide, it is important that we all take #StepsforHealth to protect ourselves and the communities in which we work, live, and enjoy. Please follow the steps below as a measure of good public health practice.

Virginia Governor Northam Requires Face Masks

Perks & Discounts for Healthcare Professionals

APhA Weekly Webinar Series “Addressing the COVID-19 Crisis: An Open Forum Webinar Series for Pharmacists”

National News

US Department of Health and Human Services clarifies that licensed pharmacists may order and administer COVID-19 tests throughout the country!

Path for the Nation Shaped by Masks

Surge in Anxiety and Depression Show the Toll on Mental Health in America

CDC Director Warns Second Wave of Coronavirus is Likely to Be Even More Devastating

CDC Updates Guidance to Pharmacies and Personnel During COVID-19 

Senate Majority Leader Schumer Statement on New York Pharmacists Being Critical to Our Health Care Systems

Policy Recommendations to Combat the COVID-19 Pandemic

Updated Policy Recommendations

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to put an enormous strain on our nation’s healthcare system, and the supply of qualified healthcare providers is becoming increasingly limited. Pharmacists are currently among those healthcare professionals on the front line, capable of contributing more of the essential patient services they currently provide in every community of America.

Member Resources

Webinar: Key Considerations for Pharmacy Employers     

Pharmacist Relief Database

Compounding Hand Sanitizer Database

General Resources

VPhA prides ourselves on being an information resource to the members, partners, and the general public that we serve. The following resources are designed to minimize anxiety and are carefully chosen to provide the most useful information as you carry out your daily routine.

Pharmacy Benefits Manager (PBM) Changes

Virginia’s COVID-19 Information Pages

National Pharmacy Organizations’ COVID-19 Information Pages

Pharmacists Guide to COVID-19

The Facts About COVID-19