NABP is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit association that protects public health by assisting its member boards of pharmacy and offers programs that promote safe pharmacy practices for the benefit of consumers.

Our Programs

Licensure Transfer

The Electronic Licensure Transfer Program enables licensed pharmacists to easily transfer their existing license from one state to another.

NAPLEX

This examination measures candidates’ knowledge of the practice of pharmacy and is just one component used by boards of pharmacy in their licensure process.

MPJE

This examination combines federal- and state-specific questions to test pharmacy jurisprudence knowledge; 49 boards of pharmacy utilize the MPJE.

PCOA

An assessment tool for schools and colleges of pharmacy to measure student performance; it may also help evaluate a school’s curriculum.

VAWD

An accreditation program for wholesale drug distributors that was developed to help protect the public from contaminated, diverted, or counterfeited drugs.

Verified Pharmacy Program

NABP's Verified Pharmacy Program (VPP) streamlines the process for pharmacies obtaining or renewing licensure in multiple states. VPP assists applicants with meeting inspection requirements and allows for the distribution of necessary information to the boards where a new or renewed license is being sought.

.Pharmacy Verified Domain

NABP has reviewed more than 11,000 internet drug outlets selling prescription medications and found 96% to be out of compliance with United States pharmacy laws and practice standards that protect the public health. The .pharmacy Top-Level Domain Program provides a means for consumers around the globe to be sure the medications they buy online are safe.

DMEPOS

NABP's DMEPOS accreditation program is the most reliable and cost-effective choice for pharmacies seeking accreditation. With more than 100 years of experience in pharmacy, NABP understands the complexities of modern pharmacy practice and is committed to ensuring that Medicare beneficiaries receive the appropriate products, services, and patient care associated with DMEPOS products.