HealthRx Compliance Inc offers controlled substance compliance services to DEA Registrants including independent pharmacies, LTCF, drug distributors, drug manufacturers, and other Registrants. Our team has a combined experience of over 50 years.
Kaushik Kotecha is a pharmacist who practiced in hospital, retail, and oncology pharmacist manager. He then went to work for the South Carolina Department of Health and Environment Control (SCDHEC) in 1993 as an inspector and then was promoted to Piedmont District Director. During his time at SCDHEC, Kaushik worked on complex criminal cases involving the violation of the SC Code of Laws and SC Controlled Substance Regulations. Kaushik is familiar with performing criminal investigations and administrative actions taken by the State. After he retired from SCDHEC, Kaushik went to work for Smith Drug Company (wholesale drug distributor) as Director of Controlled Substance Director. He retired from J M Smith Corporation as a Chief Compliance Officer. Kaushik started Health Rx Compliance to assist DEA Registrants in compliance with the controlled substance rules and regulations. Kaushik is a licensed pharmacist, and he obtained his Master of Jurisprudence (MSJ) from Seton Hall in Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices and Hospital & Patients Care.
Debra K. Black began her career with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) as a Diversion Investigator (D/I). She is familiar with the United States Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Debra has been involved in many federal investigations and involved with various administrative actions taken by the DEA. Debra comes to us with a wealth of knowledge regarding the CFR.
Together Debra and Kaushik together have over 50 years of experience regarding the rules and regulations related to the controlled substances.