Specialty and home delivery pharmacies have several accreditations, including URAC and ACHC.
ORLANDO, Fla., 25 Aug 2022 /PRNewswire/ — AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy, one of the nation’s largest specialty and home-delivery pharmacies, has received specialty pharmacy accreditation from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP). AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy holds several accreditations, including from URAC and Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC), as well as NABP’s digital accreditation, demonstrating a commitment to safe pharmacy practices over the Internet.
“Achieving NABP accreditation for specialty pharmacies confirms the quality care we continually strive to provide to our patients,” says Tracey James, RPh, chief operating officer of AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy. “By earning several accreditations, AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.”
For patients, payers and suppliers, NABP’s accreditation for specialty pharmacies means that the pharmacy organization is recognized for providing an advanced level of pharmacy services and disease management for patients taking medications that require special handling, storage and distribution requirements. Specialist pharmacies such as AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy coordinate patient education, promote adherence and ensure correct medication use. This voluntary accreditation process required AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy to demonstrate compliance with a comprehensive set of practice standards and evaluate the pharmacy in patient management, quality management and regulatory compliance.
“NABP congratulates AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy on achieving this important recognition,” said NABP Executive Director/Secretary Lemrey “Al” Carter, PharmD, MS, RPh. “By earning specialty pharmacy accreditation, they demonstrate their commitment to high-quality healthcare and patient safety that improves overall health outcomes.”
The NABP specialty accreditation is in effect by: August 16, 2025.
About AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy
AllianceRx Walgreens Pharmacy (alliancerxwp.com) provides hope and care for a brighter future to patients with rare diseases and chronic conditions by supplying medicines from its specialty and home-delivered pharmacies. Our advanced analytical capabilities, pharmacy expertise and technology solutions enable suppliers, pharmaceutical manufacturers and health insurers to deliver optimal health outcomes. Personalized care and clinical programs, along with access to the largest number of limited distribution drugs, allow patients to return to what matters most. headquarters in Orlando, Floridathe company has several national pharmacy accreditations and has team members around the world the United States.
About the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy
The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) is the impartial professional organization that supports member states’ pharmacy boards in creating uniform regulations to protect public health. Founded in 1904, NABP is committed to ensuring the health and safety of the public through its pharmacy proficiency assessment programs, license transfer and verification services, as well as through pharmacy inspection and accreditation programs. For more information, visit www.nabp.pharmacy.
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