Ownership Resources

NCPA has all the information a community pharmacist needs to become a pharmacy owner, operate a successful business and transition out of ownership. Some of the ownership tools offered here are available to NCPA members only. Click the Join/Renew tab above or contact the membership department at 1-800-544-7447 for membership inquiries.

  • Ownership Workshop It's an intensive two and a half day event for pharmacists considering pharmacy ownership or current owners looking to polish their management skills. It's a soup-to-nuts crash course on pharmacy ownership, whether you're starting from the ground up, purchasing an existing store, or expanding to become a multi-store owner.

  • Buyers: Access a comprehensive tool package to help you become a community pharmacy owner.

  • Sellers: All the resources to help you sell your pharmacy and stay connected to the profession.

  • e-Prescribing: Surescripts supports opportunities for community pharmacists to improve care, increase efficiency and reduce costs with e-prescribing and new capabilities, expanding the role of pharmacists.

  • Star Ratings: References for pharmacy practice.

  • Opportunity Toolkit: When a nearby pharmacy closes its doors or changes ownership, it spells opportunity for you. NCPA has developed this members-only "Opportunity Toolkit" to help you market your services to that pharmacy’s patients.

  • Clinical Community Pharmacist Videos: A Five-Part Series to Help You Rethink Pharmacy (Non-CE): This five-part video series produced by NCPA and sponsored by H. D. Smith will help you rethink your pharmacy to catalyze marketplace changes into a model that involves community pharmacy in a meaningful, profitable way.