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The LegitScript Healthcare Certification fact sheet gives you a high-level overview of the program and addresses common questions.
We don't cut corners on our process because we're dedicated to helping compliant healthcare providers demonstrate the highest quality of care. Here's what you can expect.
LegitScript Certification pricing has three tiers, which are differentiated by the level of complexity in reviewing and monitoring your healthcare business.
Our healthcare certification process is trusted around the world because it is rigorous and thorough.
The LegitScript Healthcare Certification FAQ helps you understand and align with compliance requirements.
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The global pandemic caused a worldwide shift toward telemedicine services, and with that societal change came a shift in internet pharmacy regulations.
LegitScript Pharmacy Certification Includes Probationary Status to Help Previously Noncompliant Applicants
In the 2017 blog post below, John Horton explained what the probationary certification category is and why it is necessary.
Nootropics — when used properly — improve cognitive function. What happens when they’re misused by healthy individuals? Read further to understand what nootropic products are, and what makes them problematic. Then, download our comprehensive Nootropics FAQ.
LegitScript’s Healthcare Merchant Certification lets the world know your business is operating safely and legally. To help prepare you, we’ve compiled these step-by-step instructions so that you’ll have everything you need when you’re ready to apply.
LegitScript’s Addiction Treatment Certification application process is rigorous so that patients and their families can have confidence that certified providers have been thoroughly vetted. Because of its thorough nature, prospective applicants often ask what the process entails. To help prepare you, we’ve compiled these step-by-step instructions so that you’ll have everything you need when you’re ready to apply.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently warned the public about online sales of Apetamin — an unapproved drug produced internationally and sold worldwide. Read more to understand why this drug is potentially harmful to consumers.
Before 2020, when the pandemic limited access to in-person healthcare, telehealth was growing only incrementally and some well-meaning laws made it difficult to access certain medications. Now, newly proposed federal rules take into account how society has changed in a post-COVID world, and how it’s impacted the prescribing of controlled substances online. Read more to understand what new rules the DEA is proposing, and their potential to permanently change the telemedicine landscape.
LegitScript is here to shine a light on one of the most noteworthy cannabinoids currently marketed online — delta-8 THC. Read this expanded-on excerpt from Top 10 High-risk Trends That Put You at Risk of BRAM and GBPP Fines to understand what delta-8 THC is, and why you should watch out for it.
LegitScript’s Domain Name Enforcement program reports illicit websites’ domain names to their associated registrars. Read more to understand what a domain registrar is, and how we report domain names.
On December 29, 2022, Congress passed major reforms to cosmetics laws that go into effect in 2023. Read this blog post to understand the changes, and download our Cosmetics Introduction to better understand the legal differences between cosmetics and drugs.
These three (and free) one-hour webinars take a deep dive into the regulatory landscape of rapidly evolving high-risk industries. Are you a professional in payments risk & compliance or internet trust & safety? Read more to understand why you should register.
The FDA recently updated its rules to remove the in-person dispensing requirement for a well-known abortion drug. Read this blog post to understand how rule changes related to the COVID-19 pandemic influenced the FDAs decision, what modifications were made, and how healthcare providers that are LegitScript-certified can stay abreast of trends and maintain compliance.
LegitScript Identifies Merchants Marketing Supplements as Drugs Following FDAs Warning Against Fraudulent Flu Products
The Food and Drug Administration recently released a consumer update warning against fraudulent flu products being sold online. Learn more.
LegitScript Certification is an important part of growing your business. We provide the only certification and monitoring service for US drug and alcohol addiction treatment providers that is relied on by Google, Microsoft, and Facebook to vet advertisers for eligibility. For pharmacies and other healthcare providers, our certification is recognized by Visa, Mastercard, Google, Microsoft…
As part of our mission to help create an internet everyone can trust, LegitScript regularly reports “rogue” internet pharmacies to the registrars that sponsor these domain names. Our Domain Name Enforcement program has helped to stop more than 83,000 rogue pharmacy websites since its inception. In 2021 alone, LegitScript issued 65 notifications comprising 3,147 domain names. A…
Make the most of your LegitScript healthcare certification and expand your reach by optimizing your marketing plan. In this free, one-hour webinar, experts from Cardinal Digital Marketing share best practices for optimizing your digital marketing strategies to drive engagement, reach patients, and make sure your brand stands out above the rest.
Beginning in August 2021, LegitScript undertook a three-month project to analyze the value of domain name registrars suspending illicit internet pharmacies. In particular, we aimed to collect data on the impact suspensions have on organic search engine results for illicit internet pharmacies. Our findings indicate the important role registrars play in helping thwart public access…
For more than a decade now, our certification program for pharmacies, telemedicine companies, and other healthcare-related businesses has provided a recognized stamp of approval for the internet and payments companies that do business with these healthcare companies. Learn more.