Effective immediately the ABN has issued an emergency ruling to remove the requirements of the nurse practitioner RX number be visible on the prescription. Recently, pharmacy audits conducted by third party payers revealed that most electronic prescriptions did not have the rx number built into the prescription, therefore, payment was being denied to the pharmacy.
There is power in numbers! As the only statewide organization for all NPs in Alabama, NPAA continues to advocate for the reduction of barriers to NP practice. We need the help of every NP in the State to speak in one voice.