Wednesday, April 6, 2016!
The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association will be hosting its annual Legislative Day in Harrisburg on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. The theme for the day is - "NOW is the time... ~ For PBM Oversight, ~ For Advancing the Role of Pharmacists' in Healthcare, ~ For Protecting Patient Care! Attend and you will be able meet and talk with Pennsylvania’s Representatives and Senators about the issues that affect you as a pharmacist, pharmacy technician and/or student pharmacist and that will impact the patients you serve!
Pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and student pharmacists are all encouraged to attend and schedule appointments with their Representatives and Senators. PPA will provide background information and talking points on our issues, directions, Capitol maps and much more. It is extremely important that you make an effort to attend!
Please contact Don Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Schedule for the Day/Other Information
*NEW* View the full list of legislative appointments (as of April 5, 2016) that have been scheduled or have been requested here! Please contact Don Smith at email@example.com if you would like to join in on any of these appointments. Check and see if an appointment is already being made with your Senator and/or Representative so that we can fill you in. Check back often as this list will be updated frequently.
If you have already made an appointment(s) - please let us know!
Issues (Links to Additional Information)
Preparing for Legislative Day Webinar
View the webinar below to help you prepare for PPA's Legislative Day!
Packets of Information
Attendees will receive one attendee packet upon arrival which will include information that you will need to know about the issues of the day, including bill numbers, sponsors and legislator committee assignments. The packets also will contain meeting feedback reporting sheets. Please complete a report on each of your legislative visits.
You also will receive a legislator leave-behind packet for each meeting you attend. We will have one leave behind packet for each legislator. If you are going to a meeting as part of a group – please designate one person to be in charge of getting the leave behind from the registration desk. The legislator packet will contain Issue Briefs and other information. The packet is to be left behind for each legislator after your meeting.