Coronavirus Information

Coronavirus Information

NCPA has been monitoring the information and guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other government agencies and is advocating on behalf of independent community pharmacies on the front lines. 

We will update this resource page daily at 9 a.m. ET to make sure community pharmacists have timely information.

NCPA Pharmacy Tele-townhall - March 22, 2020

For background and the most up-to-date information, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Coronavirus Disease 2019 website.

White House: 30 Days to Slow the Spread

Pharmacists as Front-Line Responders for Covid-19 Patient Care



April 2, 2020 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT

How the CARES Act Can Help Improve Cash Flow and How to Act on It
The CARES Act includes important relief for small businesses including emergency grants, a forgivable loan program, changes to rules for expenses and deductions meant to make it easier for small businesses to keep employees on the payroll and open for business. Accounting experts, Ollin and Scotty Sykes of Sykes and Co., P.A. will breakdown the bill and outline specific actions you can take as a business owner to take advantage of the many resources available.

Webinar Recordings

COVID-19 Webinar - Addressing Personnel and Safety Issues - March 26, 2020

Information for employers about safety and operations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Employers and Business Owners

Read letters and comments to the administration and Congress about issues concerning community pharmacy during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Learn more about how community pharmacists can care for their patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Community Pharmacy Practice

Information for combating COVID-19 in long-term care and skilled nursing facilities.

Information for LTC

Be prepared to answer questions from your patients and give them guidance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Information for Patients

Photos showing best practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Photo Gallery: Combating COVID-19

Virus Tracking

Additional Resources


The guidance provided by NCPA is subject to your local, state, and federal law.  As you are aware, laws, regulations, best practices, and guidance have changed often during this crisis.  To the extent changes occur, NCPA will endeavor to continue to update to reflect the most current guidance.  Nonetheless, the information provided by NCPA on is for informational purposes and does not constitute legal advice nor create an attorney-client relationship.  To the extent a member has additional concerns, NCPA recommends that the member seek additional legal counsel to obtain more specific guidance to any questions that may arise.