NABP’s Potential Double Standard

In this week’s post, we explore how the NABP is potentially setting a double-standard as it applies its rules to the Big 3 versus independent distributors. ABC and Walgreens Tie-Up: In a press release dated March 19, 2013, AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC)...

NABP Launches VDIP Accreditation for OTC Suppliers

NABP launched VDIP Accreditation for diagnostic over-the-counter (OTC) medical devices on 9/23/16. VDIP Accreditation comes on the heels of the recent OptumRX policy change that requires prescription drug distributors to hold VAWD Accreditation. OptumRX claims the...