OPA Independent SIG
Why It's Right for YOU Now!
OPA has created the Independent Special Interest Group (SIG) to help ensure not only independent pharmacy's survival in Ohio, but success. The Independent SIG is providing its members with important benefits, and is a key resource and activist in independent pharmacy matters. Members receive valuable assistance in pharmacy management, help with third-party issues (including audits), an information source on specific issues affecting independents, and an advocate/representative on pertinent committees.
- A single contact at OPA, working for you and your future
- Members Only Product and Service Guide
- OPA’s Endorsed Workers’ Comp Group Rating Program for your workers' compensation - one of the lowest ratings in the state
- Access to American Pharmacy Services Corporation (APSC)/OPA group purchasing program
- Annual Membership to Pharmacy Audit Assistance Service (PAAS)
The fees to enroll as an active member start at just $35/month, depending on volume. All billing is done through your primary wholesaler (who you designate at time of enrollment) on a monthly basis and may be tax deductible to you as a business expense.
Start enjoying member benefits of the OPA Independent SIG.
To keep members informed, we provide regular updates on our legislative efforts. To read more about the latest news from the Ohio Statehouse Click here.
- Center for Entrepreneurship
- How to Open a Pharmacy Manual Order Forms (created with Center for Entrepreneurship)
a. Online Order form
b. Printable Order form (PDF)
a. Link to Protocols for purchase
b. Link to Resources: Immunization
a. Link to Resources: MTM - DSM
- Key Websites for Independent Pharmacists & Pharmacy Managers
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January 30 - February 8, 2015
Royal Carribean's Adventure of the Seas
February 24, 2015
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square & State House
April 17-19, 2015
Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH