Insight Session

The Future of Supply Chain Compliance for Pharmacies

February 4, 2019 11:00AM - 12:00PM Gulfstream 1 & 2

Brian Files

Principal, BBF & Associates

Brian is the Principal at BBF & Associates, an independent consultancy. He provides consulting services in the healthcare industry in the areas of regulatory and operations policy, pharmacy healthcare delivery and Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement intelligence. Prior to forming his own company, Brian was the former Director of Global Supply Chain Pharmacy Inventory and Compliance Policy at CVS Health Corporation. In this capacity, he managed CVS Health's legislative, regulatory, policy and operational efforts to help the company come into compliance with the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA). Brian has also held leadership and global positions at a number of pharmaceutical manufacturing companies such as Johnson & Johnson and Sepracor.

This session focuses on the Drug Supply Chain Security Act, which outlines steps to build an electronic, interoperable system to identify and trace certain prescription drugs as they are distributed, and what pharmacies need to consider for compliance.