NABP began developing VAWD
after Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested that NABP update its Model Rules for the Licensure of Wholesale Distributors, which is part of the Model Stale Pharmacy Act and Model Rules of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy.
We are gratified that VAWD
accreditation was approved for the WDSrx Texas location so soon after the facility opened for business," said WDSrx president Adam Runsdorf.
The task force reviewed the VAWD
accreditation program criteria and recommended revisions designed to provide stronger assurance that drugs diverted from pharmacies and unlawful sources are prevented from entering into the supply chain.
Camber president Kon Ostaficiuk sees the VAWD
accreditation as a fundamental step in the evolution and growth of Camber as a leading generics supplier.
Sentry's strategic location within the IND Foreign Trade Zone, allows product from OUS to be received directly and held at temperature, pending approval for importation from the FDA, CBP, USD A and DEA Sentry is VAWD
accredited, licensed in all US states and inspected by numerous international authorities including the PMDA and EMA
The NABP developed VAWD
in response to the Food and Drug Administration's counterfeit drug task force findings and recommendations.
program is designed to preserve the safety and integrity of the pharmaceutical supply chain by providing assurances that wholesale distribution facilities operate legitimately, and employ appropriate security and best practices for the distribution of prescription drugs.
We are pleased to be the first retail pharmacy in the nation to receive VAWD
accreditation from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy," comments CVS senior vice president of pharmacy Matt Leonard.