Cracking the Code on DEA Pharmaceutical Take Back Programs

January 31, 2018 11:15am

Selin Hoboy
Vice President Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Stericycle Inc. (Lake Forest, IL)

  • Dissecting DEA’s regulations on establishing and maintaining takeback programs
  • Evaluating risks, liabilities, disposal, and cost when establishing pharmacy takeback programs in the face of the opioid overdose crisis
  • Patchwork Effect – Overarching effects of state, county, or local regulations requiring manufacturers or pharmacies to pay for program implementation and/or disposal
  • Ensuring your program is compliant, safe, and environmentally sound