Death, Taxes and DEA Inspections: Dealing with the Inevitable

On-Demand Video Session
Recorded from 2017 Western Pharmacy Exchange


Larry Houck, JD, Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, PC

Given the current prescription drug abuse epidemic, DEA is increasingly focusing on the role of pharmacists as controlled substance gatekeepers. As a result, DEA has begun conducting controlled substance inspections of pharmacies. It is crucial that pharmacists understand how to prepare for a DEA inspection and how to manage a DEA inspection should one occur.

Learning Objectives
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Understand the current DEA approach to pharmacy inspections
  2. Know the DEA regulation of controlled substances
  3. Understand how to comply with DEA requirements
  4. Learn how to manage a DEA inspection

Continuing Pharmacy Education
The California Pharmacists Association (#0113) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Upon completing an evaluation form, participants will be awarded 1.25 hours (0.125 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit. A statement of credit will not be issued. Participants may log onto the CPE monitor website using their individual log in to download their statement of credit. Please allow 4 weeks for processing of CPE credits to the CPE monitor. UAN:  0113-0000-17-007-H03-P, 0113-0000-17-007-H03-T

Activity Type:  Knowledge-based
Target Audience:  Pharmacists and Technicians in all practice settings
Release Date: 1/5/2017
Expiration Date: 1/5/2020

CPhA Member – $49
Non-member – $99



  2017 Western Pharmacy Exchange Bundle Deal: $300
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