NABP Launches Verified -Accredited Wholesale Distributors Program

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) announced that it is now accepting applications for accreditation through the Verified-Accredited Wholesale Distributors (VAWD) program. VAWD accredits wholesale distributors of prescription drugs and devices and serves as a vehicle to help protect the public from the threat of counterfeit drugs affecting the United States' drug supply. VAWD accreditation assures stakeholders that wholesaler distributors are legitimate, qualified for state licensure, and employing security and best practices for safely distributing prescription drugs and medical devices from the manufacturer to the pharmacy to the patient.