In order to obtain a DEA license, you must fill out a registration form, as well as pay the associated fee. The information required includes background information and identification.Continue Reading
There are four registration forms to choose from: 224, which covers practitioners, hospitals and teaching institutions; 225 is for manufacturers, distributors, researchers and dog handlers; 510 is for chemical manufacturers and distributors; and Form 363 is for narcotic treatment clinics. Next, select your business activity. It is important to choose the correct category and activity, as failure to do so may result in delays or denial of your application.
When applying as an individual, such as for practitioners, you are required to provide your Social Security Number and phone number. However, if it is a business registration, the name, address, phone number and Tax ID are required. Next, further specify your business activity and drug schedule.
It is required to provide State medical and controlled substance licenses and registrations if they are relevant to your business. Next, provide background information pertaining to controlled substances.
As of 2014, payment is non-refundable and may be paid online or mailed to Drug Enforcement Administration, Registration Section/ODR, P.O. Box 2639, Springfield, VA, 22152-2639, along with a printed application.
DEA identification numbers for physicians provide proof of certification in DEA registration in exchanges involving controlled medications. DEA registration gives physicians the federal authority to handle controlled medication.Full Answer >
The Drug Enforcement Agency, or DEA, database lookup includes information on drug-related crimes, laws and processes, plus instructions on how to report illegal activity. The database also includes descriptions of illegal narcotics and commonly prescribed, but often misused, drugs. Educational and statistical information is available for print or download.Full Answer >
A doctor's DEA number is assigned by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and allows the doctor to prescribe controlled substances, explains the agency. A prescription for controlled substances can only be issued by an authorized medical practitioner who is registered with the DEA. Doctors who work at the Public Health Service, the Federal Bureau of Prisons or the military are exempt from DEA registration.Full Answer >
Drug Enforcement Administration registration verification, or credentialing, corresponds to a list of active DEA registrants that the DEA provides to the National Technical Information Service. Verification confirms that the active DEA registrant is legally allowed to write prescriptions for controlled substances.Full Answer >