Resources


Coalition for 21st Century Controlled Substances Act


Partners


  1. Pharmacists Mutual

  2. Pharmacy Franchise Owners Association - PFOA

  3. American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance - APPA

  4. CARE Pharmacy Cooperative - CARE

  5. Western States Pharmacy Coalition - WSPC

  6. Independent Pharmacy Alliance - IPA

  7. Southern Pharmacy Cooperative- SPC

  8. Keystone Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance, Inc. 

  9. American Associated Pharmacies - AAP


Recommended Vendors

  1. GRX Marketing

  2. Accredation Council for Pharmacy Education


Press Releases

  1. 02June2016 - America's Opioid Crisis: A Safe Solution

  2. 14April2017 - Pharmacists Mutual: Drug Security in the Independent Pharmacy 

  3. 24April2017 - Scripps Safe Inc. Announced as Distributor of Point Blank Enterprises for Healthcare Professionals


Helpful Links


  1. Drug Enforcement Administration - Detailed Drug Schedules

  2. Drug Enforcement Administration - Statistics and Facts

  3. DEA Office of Diversion Control - Controlled Substances Security Manual

  4. Centers for Disease Control - Opioid Overdose Statistics

  5. Rx Safety - www.rxsafetymatters.orgwww.rxsafetymatters.org

  6. Title 21 Code of the Federal Regulation


List as Trade Publications/ Online Journals

  1. http://www.americaspharmacist.net/

  2. http://www.biopharminternational.com/

  3. http://www.painmedicinenews.com/

  4. http://www.pharmamanufacturing.com/

  5. http://www.pharmacytimes.com/

  6. http://www.practicalpainmanagement.com/

  7. https://www.uspharmacist.com/

  8. http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/


Additional Resources

  1. http://www.amcp.org/

  2. http://www.naddi.org/aws/NADDI/pt/sp/home_page

  3. http://napra.ca/pages/home/default.aspx

  4. http://www.psi-inc.org/index.cfm

 

Government

  1. http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/pharmacists.htm

 

Pharmacy Insurance

  1. http://www.phmic.com/Pages/Home.aspx


In the News


Dangerous Gangs Recruiting Children to Rob Pharmacies

http://www.indystar.com/story/news/crime/2017/05/23/feds-say-deadly-gang-recruited-children-rob-pharmacies/339300001/


Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin Teams with the Attorney General to Reduce Pharmacy Armed Robbery

http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/pharmacy-society-of-wisconsin-teams-with-attorney-general-to-reduce-pharmacy-armed-robbery


One Pharmacy Robbery in California Every Single Day

https://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/21cfr_reports/theft/maps/DTL_Burglary_By_State_CY2016.pdf


Protecting Controlled Substances in Medical Practices

http://medicaleconomics.modernmedicine.com/medical-economics/content/tags/controlled-substances/protecting-controlled-substances-your-medical-p


Drug Diversion

http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drug-topics/news/10-ways-prevent-drug-diversion


NJ Recommendations

 http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drug-topics/content/tags/controlled-substances/nj-board-pharmacy-offers-guide-protect-against-rx-dru


50,000 Painkillers stolen from one pharmacy by janitor
http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drug-topics/news/50000-painkillers-stolen-pharmacy

https://www.dhp.virginia.gov/About/News/PressReleaseWestbury04172015.pdf


New York Pharmacist alleged to have stolen nearly 200,000 painkillers

http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drug-topics/content/tags/anthony-dalessandro/pharmacist-allegedly-stole-nearly-200000-pills


Thousands of painkillers missing from 4 CVS stores

http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drug-topics/content/tags/michael-deangelis/thousands-painkillers-missing-4-cvs-stores


Walgreens pay $80 million DEA settlement

http://drugtopics.modernmedicine.com/drug-topics/content/tags/controlled-substances-act/walgreens-agrees-pay-80-million-dea-settlement