Debbie Meyer Encourages Engagement in State Legislation

During the session on "Federal and State Legislative and Regulatory Updates" at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's 27th Annual Meeting & Expo, there was talk of the ongoing initiatives being proposed by CMS, explained Debbie Meyer, RPh, resident program director, student pharmacists, career programs, Humana, Inc, who moderated the session.

During the session on "Federal and State Legislative and Regulatory Updates" at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's 27th Annual Meeting & Expo, there was talk of the ongoing initiatives being proposed by CMS, explained Debbie Meyer, RPh, resident program director, student pharmacists, career programs, Humana, Inc, who moderated the session.

"The key takeaway ... is it's very important to become very involved and informed and be an expert with your legislator and it starts with the state," she said.

Ms Meyer is a state advocacy coordinator for the state of Indiana and her job is to "rally the troops" and get them engaged in the state legislation.