San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 01, 2013
Supporting a strengthened accreditation process, Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy commended the Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation Board (PCAB) in its effort to distinguish accredited compounding pharmacies from unaccredited ones. PCAB announced that it will be conducting unannounced surveys of compounding pharmacies seeking to renew accreditation from the group starting September 1, 2013.
“We welcome the unannounced surveys,” said Charles Leiter, President and CEO of Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy in San Jose, CA. “This new process helps level the playing field for all of us. Now if a hospital, patient or doctor needs a compounded preparation and they select a PCAB accredited pharmacy, they can feel comfortable with their decision.”
Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy is a PCAB Accredited pharmacy and offers sterile and non-sterile compounds both locally and nationwide.
About the company:
Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy is located in San Jose, California and is a full walk-in pharmacy, retail store, and compounding facility. Leiter’s has state-of-the-art sterile and non-sterile clean rooms and compounds over 11,000 custom prescriptions. It is the industry leader in ophthalmic compounds and solutions. It is currently operated by President and CEO Charles Leiter, Pharm. D. Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy has compounded more than 1 million sterile doses in the last 25 years. Visit Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy online at http://www.leiterrx.com.
The Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation Board (PCAB®) is a nonprofit organization that provides a voluntary accreditation program for compounding pharmacies nationwide. Formed by eight of the nation’s leading pharmacy organizations, PCAB® promotes, develops and maintains principles, policies and standards for improving the quality of pharmacy compounding nationwide. For more information, visit http://www.pcab.org.